Under the general supervision of the Enterprise Applications Manger, the Business Systems Analyst analyzes, develops, implements, maintains and manages applications and data. This position also develops and delivers reports and supports users of data and systems.
The Business Systems Analyst serves as an integral part of the IT Department and, as such, may be called upon to perform other IT duties in addition to those detailed here.
Business Systems Analyst Responsibilities
Analyzes and documents how systems and databases are designed and how they currently function against business requirements.
Works proactively with the users and IT staff to identify business requirements and to architect and implement solutions.
Performs web application design including UI/UX using a working knowledge of web application development. Collaborates with marketing and design firms where applicable.
Coordinates the activities of persons engaged in development projects.
Manages projects using a standard project management methodology.
Tests and deploys applications and changes in test environments, collaborates with Product Owner and end users.
Maintains accurate documentation on applications, data structures, queries, and reports.
Performs proactive application administration and maintenance tasks to keep assigned applications functioning efficiently and effectively.
Responds to user issues and finds solutions to resolve issues.
Trains users and documents usage guidelines and procedures.
Carries out other duties as may be assigned or requested.
Performs all functions of the job in a safe manner.
Business Systems Analyst Qualifications
Minimum three years of previous experience as a business systems analyst or similar role.
Five years of IT experience.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from an accredited college or university; or equivalent education/experience in the information technology field.
Demonstrated experience in systems, data and business analysis.
Strong customer service orientation.
Experience writing T-SQL queries in fulfilling user data requests.
Ability to accommodate various data quality considerations.
Experience providing software-related customer support and training to a non-technical user base.
Demonstrated ability to verbally, and in writing, communicate in a clear, concise and accurate manner.
Experience managing small to medium size projects using agile methodologies.
Demonstrated ability to excel in a collaborative team environment.
Ability to work off-hours and extended hours as needed to support IT processes and timelines.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
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