Job Title: Systems Analyst
Location: Herndon, VA
Systems Analyst IV
Design and develop computer applications and systems from existing systems, user needs and specifications, and software design constraints and software capabilities. Use structured methodology to define needs, develop and document technical requirements, and define coding specifications. May work with off-the shelf application software, proprietary application, or enterprise software which is being modified or customized for a particular report or analytic purpose. Bring to bear both knowledge of computer systems’ capabilities and limitations and the business needs of client. May spec out estimated time and resources needed for a project.
KEY JOB FUNCTIONS:
Work with the business unit or other subject matter experts to identify or refine technical requirements for application under development or being revised.
Document requirements for enhancements for specific application.
Review and/or contribute content to requirements, design, or test documentation.
Perform data analysis at various stages of project, in order to assure development of a quality application. Analysis can include requirements development, testing, or user acceptance.
Contribute to application test plan, and evaluate test results to assist development or test staff.
Assist project manager in task identification, resource allocations and schedule estimates for staff on assigned project in order to help keep project resourced appropriately and on track. May take lead on small projects or on segment of larger projects.
Provide business domain and/or technology and/or process expertise and mentoring to others on team. Prepare or contribute to briefings of application owners at pertinent stages of project.
ADDITIONAL REQUIRED SKILLS:
Strong experience in writing SQL
Experience with both Database Entity Relationships and Database concepts and information models in critical
Expertise in Data analysis at various stages of the project (in order to assure development of a quality application)
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
6-8 years of related experience
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required or equivalent work experience.
Six to eight years of relevant work experience in mortgage-related industry required.
Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills.
Must be able to meet project deliverables under aggressive deadlines.
Excellent interpersonal communications skills with business and technical partners
Ability to write clear, concise business requirements and technical specifications
Capable of constructing diagrams to illustrate and explain complex business use cases
Experience with requirements management and tracing tools
If you believe you're qualified for this position and are currently in the job market or interested in making a change, please give me a call as soon as possible at (240) 425-4408.
You may respond to me via email but please be sure to include your direct phone number so I can reach out to you quickly. In considering candidates for our various positions, time is of the essence and we are committed to responding to our clients promptly.
Firdosh Bhathena, Technical Recruiter
EDGE Professional Services, LLC
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