Connexion Systems & Engineering, a Boston based IT and Engineering Solutions Company immediately seeks individuals with the following skills:
Date Posted: 11/20/2018
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
Job Title: Sr Business Systems Analyst
Location: San Francisco, CA
Employment Type: Full Time, Contract
Pay Range: 80/hr.
Duration: 6 months +
Sr. Business Systems Analyst
This a key position in the IT organization responsible for the design, configuration, implementation and support of workflow systems using the K2 Black pearl workflow system, DocuSign, Microsoft Flow, and other workflow technologies appropriate to the business need. This position’s primary objective will be will be to improve business efficiency and productivity as well as support business strategies and goals. The Sr. Business Systems Analyst will focus on providing technical support for existing systems, as well as providing technical application configuration expertise for new system implementations as well as participating in the new system evaluation process.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The essential duties and responsibilities of this position are as follows:
Works with business stake holders to understand and document existing workflows to create as-is to-be documents upon which the system SDLC documentation is based and the technology solution chosen.
Develops and maintains project plans, organizes and leads project teams (including vendor management), monitors progress, and evaluates effectiveness.
Leads validation testing, training and implementation of new or enhanced business system functionality, including analyzing and designing complex systems.
Maintains and modifies existing workflows including installation, upgrades and patches, tuning, configuring application-specific security, performance monitoring and troubleshooting. Tests, maintains, and monitors system processes using in-house and third-party tools. Coordinates work with system owners and IT staff to ensure integration between systems.
Performs problem analysis to resolve system or application issues. Performs complex diagnosis of problems, providing solutions within area of responsibility, and/or through partnering with others in the IT department and/or vendor provided support. Coordinates implementation of fixes and enhancements. Provides backup for other analysts as required. Responds to critical issues during off hours when necessary.
Responsible for planning and executing application support work and or changes in response to planned changes in infrastructure and vendor application support. Reconciles vendor driven enhancements with user requested improvements to determine appropriate level of vendor vs. in-house work necessary to meet user needs. Manages application life cycles by using key needs and upgrade timelines to recommend and schedule projects.
Develops and manages internal procedures, tools, and documents to provide a high level of application integrity and availability and to ensure timely, effective support. This includes writing scope documents, managing source code, and developing technical support standards and procedures.
Designs, writes, and maintains extensive system documentation, including but not limited to: requirements and designed specifications, tests plan and test scripts, requirement traceability matrixes, etc.
Maintains on-going relationships with vendors. Conducts product evaluations, participates in vendor selection, negotiates price and support options, and fosters vendor partnerships.
Stays current with technological developments in software development, systems and application support, as well as management and user support practices. This includes reading publications, participating in mail lists and on-line communities, attending conferences and workshops.
Demonstrated experience assessing end-user issues and requirements demonstrating the ability to resolve and integrate solutions quickly and efficiently is required.
Demonstrated experience creating and maintaining detailed system documentation and test scripts.
Experience implementing and supporting SharePoint, K2 Workflow, Master Control, Kronos, Oracle HCM JD Edwards and other enterprise systems a plus.
Experience working in a GMP pharmaceutical manufacturing environment or another regulated environment is preferred.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to present ideas in a clear succinct manner, both verbally and in writing are required.
Must be able to adhere to the Company's naming, analysis, design, and implementation policies and procedures.
Demonstrated knowledge of systems analysis and have the ability to understand and evaluate organization wide impacts of application changes is required.
Knowledge and experience with systems development lifecycle and data modeling is required.
Must be able to demonstrate an ability to work independently and efficiently on several tasks at once.
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline is required. Equivalent experience may be accepted.
A minimum of 8 years industry work experience is required.
EXCELLENT COMMUNICATION SKILLS
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ConneXion Systems & Engineering
490 Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776