Systems Analyst Procom KW is currently seeking experienced Systems Analysts for a 6-month contract position with our client based in the Waterloo region.
Systems Analyst Job Details
Be part of the Application Solutions and Implementation team and responsible to the Manager, Application Solutions and Implementation, for the designing of computer solutions to support the client. The System Analyst will be working in an agile/scrum (or waterfall) environment with other Information Technology team members, vendors and business partners to design solutions, based on business requirements.
Systems Analyst Responsibilities
The primary deliverable is the Logical and Physical Solution Architecture along with supporting documents such as project estimates. This involves working with Enterprise and Technical Architecture to understand the potential solutions to meet the business needs.
A secondary aspect of the job is supporting the design/development/implementation phase:
- For Waterfall projects: Conducting system analysis, creating design documents and participating/supporting testing/implementation/warranty.
- For Agile/scum projects: Supporting Programmer Analysts through remainder of the project. May also be required to be part of the Agile Scrum team and work on tasks as assigned.
Other potential responsibilities include:
- Configuring ‘Off the Shelf’ solutions including interaction with vendors
- ETL mapping of legacy data
- Involvement with selecting/procuring services and software from vendors
- Providing leadership, coaching, and mentoring to other team members.
Systems Analyst Must Haves
- Post-secondary education in programming or systems analysis. Diploma or degree preferred.
- Five or more years of experience in a Systems Analyst role or similar job function.
- Knowledge of relational databases, experience with Oracle is preferred.
- Must understand ITIL or Software Development best practices and processes.
- Must have strong problem-solving, communication, collaboration, and people skills.
- Must have initiative, be results-oriented, and able to work independently and in teams.
Systems Analyst Location
Remote during Covid then Waterloo region
Systems Analyst Start Date
Systems Analyst Assignment Length
Initial 6-month contract, likely extension beyond