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Our company is looking for an Applications Systems Analyst - Senior in Wilkes-Barre, PA; San Mateo, CA; St. Louis, MO; Raleigh, NC; Eagan, MN.
Under general direction, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems.
Exercises analytical techniques when gathering information from users, defining work problems, designing a system of computer programs, and developing procedures to resolve the problems.
Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Develops and modifies complex systems and develops subsystems to enhance the overall operational system.
Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary.
Analyzes methods of approach.
Reviews task proposal requirements, gathers information, analyzes data, prepares project synopses, compares alternatives, prepares specifications for programs, resolves processing problems, coordinates work with programmers, and orients users to new systems. Performs all functional duties independently.
Works on high-visibility programs, or mission critical aspects of assigned program(s).
Oversees the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or is responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.
A minimum of ten (10) years experience in business analysis, software development and/or related field;
A degree from an accredited College/University in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Business or related discipline is preferred;
Able to perform all functional duties independently on high-visibility programs, or mission critical aspects of a given program;
Able to oversee the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job;
Experience training/mentoring less experienced personnel;
Extensive knowledge of and experience in software requirements elicitation and scope definition through research, fact-finding, or user interviews;
Extensive experience applying analytical techniques to gather information from users, define work problems, design a software solution, and/or develop procedures to resolve the work problems;
Extensive experience reviewing task proposal requirements, gathering information, analyzing data, preparing task/project synopses, performing comparative analyses, preparing specifications, resolving processing problems, coordinating work with developers, and orienting users;
Be a US Citizen, have earned permanent residence status (Green Card), or have lived in the US for the past 5 years;
Able to obtain a permanent Postal clearance;
Excellent communication skills.