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Systems Analyst

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Salary: 44.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long term contract engagements.

Position: Systems Analyst
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Term: 6 months contract to hire

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Uses Agile methodologies, determines business requirements, translates them into user stories, and tracks them through the complete development and/or change lifecycle.
  • Collaborates with product management and engineering teams, bridging the gap between business and technology throughout the product lifecycle to support development.
  • Provides technical/functional assistance in identifying, evaluating, and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements.
  • Creates technical documentation including process flows and business flows by collaborating with the development and business teams.
  • Creates system reference guides and system and process diagrams.
  • Participates in iteration planning, story estimation, daily stand-up meetings, demos, and retrospectives, as a team member.
  • Facilitates brainstorming sessions and advocates creativity, transparency, and honesty.
  • Stays abreast of systems technology best practices and changing technologies to maintain domain expertise and make recommendations for enhancements or changes.
  • Supports team, assisting with: functionality questions, testing, implementation, and other deployment and delivery functions, as assigned.
  • Travels, as required.

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Technology, or related field or equivalent experience/training.
  • 3 years of relevant system development experience.

Additional Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience:
  • 3 years of relevant experience in HR and/or payroll domains.
  • 2 years of experience working in an Agile environment.

Skills, Licenses & Certifications:
  • Advanced ability to plan strategically for current and future business environments, including future technology and business design changes to create flexible, scalable solutions.
  • Advanced knowledge of systems flows, engineering documentation, tools, and architecture concepts.
  • Advanced understanding of business systems and industry requirements, and full technical knowledge of systems analysis.
  • Proficient in technical documentation.
  • Excellent analytical and technical problem solving skills.
  • Understands automated testing, testable requirements, and continuous integration.
  • Knowledge of relational databases, SQL, HTML, Java Script, and Python preferred.
  • Ability to work closely with developers and quality assurance teams to create domain models, sequence diagrams, use case diagrams, and operation contracts.
  • Experience with application administration, systems support, or development preferred.
  • Experience managing user stories within an Agile software development process.
  • Experience defining unstructured situations in terms of results and establishing a plan to reach them.
  • Ability to adapt to unexpected events, new facts, and rapidly changing circumstances.
  • Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with team members, customers, and external groups, as well as working in a collaborative environment with geographically dispersed resources.
  • Ability to thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment and leverage best practices, with a can-do attitude.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications and Visio.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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