Digital Prospectors Systems Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts
Job Type: Contract
Recruiter: Jennifer Heimberg at https://digitalprospectors.com/our-team/jennifer-heimberg
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Job Title: Systems Analyst
Location : Boston, MA
Duration: 6+ Months
POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
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The Systems Analyst will be a Transit Applications Team member supporting the HEAT Software Service Management upgrade. The Analyst will be working with business users as well as the applications team. Candidate will be expected to build subject matter expertise in the users’ field and with the HEAT application.
Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Meet with internal customers/users; learn and understand their processes, workflows and business needs
Succinctly write workflow descriptions, business needs and translate to software requirements
Identify gaps during the business requirements phase
Define report specifications
Alert Project Manager of scope creep that may impact the project
Write and execute unit/functional test cases
Maintain project documentation
Hands-on technical tasks assisting the upgrade development/configuration team
Produce training manuals and provide user training
Other tasks as necessary to move the project forward
Analyst will be expected to travel to MBTA sites with team members as necessary for these duties.
Candidate will be expected to adhere to core hours, report work accomplished, and finish assigned tasks in a timely manner
40 hours/week; no overtime
Minimum Requirements Include:
A Bachelor’s degree in a science, technical or business field
Strong analytical skills
Strong listening skills
Strong communication skills
Ability to easily work with all people regardless of role/title
Ability to think and question people across the organization to minimize requirement gaps
Ability to help bring people together to a common understanding and agreement
Ability to accept constructive criticism
Proven ability to write
Proficient at problem identification and resolution, and defining and managing business requirements.
Experience producing various work products throughout the analysis and design phases of a project.
Ability and motivation to learn
Ability to handle shifting priorities
Three to five (3+) years systems analyst experience
Three to five (3+) years application and report creation experience
Technical skills including SSRS, Crystal Reports or other reporting tool
Working knowledge of SQL and database concepts
Candidate must bring a writing sample (i.e. software requirements, use case, or user story) to interview.
ABOUT DIGITAL PROSPECTORS (DPC):
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