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System Analyst

  • Location: Lansing, MI, 48933
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: System Analyst

Location: Lansing, MI 48933

Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Participate in project review meetings and project workgroups.
  • Provide professional technical expertise to the DTMB IS PMO Managers and client agency managers and supervisors in IT project planning, scheduling, and execution.
  • Create, update, and maintain systems and IT programs documentation, including system specs and flow diagrams.
  • Develop software code based on specified design.
  • Design solutions for a specific application need.
  • Code to Standards.
  • Work with the business client to create test scenarios.
  • Design and develop plans, applications, or subsystems.
  • Provide defect tracking log entry information.
  • Test the database and associated design to ensure compliance with the business rules which govern the database.
  • Implements IT solutions.
  • Maintain and upgrade system as a result of tool upgrades.
  • Document identified problems and analyze to determine root cause and provide root cause analysis.
  • Produces Local Change Board documents.
  • Follow change management procedures and provide input to execute change management.
  • Work with vendors who provide IT solutions.
  • Represents DTMB as a technical resource at meetings.
  • Preform assigned tasks for internal/external security and standards review and development.
  • Identify potential impacts of changes.
  • Research, test and recommend new development tools, languages, upgrades and equipment as directed by senior team members.
  • Conduct interviews with users to determine application design requirements.
  • Review rules and department policies to determine application design requirements.
  • Develop Manuals and conduct training for users in the operation of the application.
  • Evaluate requests for modifications and enhancements for impact on existing applications.
  • Facilitate meetings with clients to determine the requirements, scope of the project, review and finalize all documents. Offer suggestions on automating any processes as much as possible.
  • Document the projects using the SUITE standard methodologies.
  • Develop the technical design documentation either, with a team or independently, facilitate review with team members, then finalize with the clients approval.
  • Follow all version control standards.
  • Write customer procedures, as needed.
  • Train customers on the functional use of application.
  • Research and evaluate software and new technology-based processes for possible implementation.
  • Test and evaluate software.
  • Formulate findings in written and verbal form for presentation to supervisor staff and/or clients.
  • Write instructions for loading, maintaining, and/or using software.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 2+ years of experience working directly with business clients, determining their needs with consistent follow-up, maintaining a positive relationship.
  • 3+ years of experience with IT Application support, Windows/Network server.
  • 3+ years of experience writing documentation for both business use and internal use.
  • Excellent Communication skills and experience with managing accounts and the associated efforts with those accounts.

Even better if you have:

  • 2+ years of Technical experience with SQL, Windows IIS (or Apache/Tomcat), Firewall, Ports / Protocols, Network diagrams (Reading/Designing).
  • 2+ years of experience with project management protocols, including terminology, creating project plans, working on timed tasks on a team and coordination.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!