Information Systems

College of Business Administration
University of Missouri - St. Louis

Systems Analysis Job Descriptions
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Below you will find twenty advertisments for individuals to apply for Systems Analysis positions. These are the actual ads that have been adjusted only to shield the name of the organization. They are not listed in any particular order.

1. If you are looking to relocate to Europe and have strong customer presentation skills as well as 3 - 5 years of software support, please submit your credentials for this opening. XYZ Enterprises needs an independent, motivated individual for our European office. This person will be providing demonstrations to prospects, reviewing contracts, evaluating the prospects' cluster environments and recommending cluster solutions. A technical degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience is required.

2. Provide programming and analysis support for Warehouse Management systems and order fulfillment. Write new programs working with basic system design and specifications. Perform Systems analysis and Detail design. Develop appropriate documentation and procedures and ensure proper testing. Assist in the development of user documentation and training. Moderate travel will required, both domestic and international. Knowledge of VAX and Alpha. Operating Systems: Open VMS. Programming Languages: VAX BASIC, VAX C. Misc.: Familiar with FMS, CDD, VAX System Services, Decnet and VAX TCP/IP Communications. Knowledge of PowerBuilder, Microsoft Access, MS SQL Server, Windows NT and C . Two to 3 years in the Data processing field with experience on Digital VAX and Open VMS systems, with PowerBuilder and MS SQL Server experience. BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related field. Ability to work with peers and management, excellent communication and priority setting skills. Also helpful would be experience in VAX/VMS Operating System, VAX C, Related Databases.

3. Supporting system analysis, simulation, trade-off, and evaluation studies to aid in the development, monitoring, and verification of systems; Research, development, and maintenance of advanced computation capabilities for accurate and efficient systems analysis and simulation of present and planned space flight systems.

4. Such growth demands staff who are forward thinking, open to change, excited by challenge, and committed to making things happen. Our corporate mission is to ensure that we always take the time to listen to our customers, understand their specific needs, propose realistic solutions, and always over-achieve their expectations.

5. Perform detailed analysis of PCM and FDM signaling to define variants and suggest solution to upgrade systems. Work directly with customer in customer's shop using specialized tools to define signal variants. Create variants for signal formats, test and verify solutions, suggest enhancements for system, write utilities and implement enhancements. Additional tasking to include working telephony solutions for digital protocol applications using both C and VHDL for FPGAs. Applicants for this position must have a current SSBI. Communications background, in particular signal formats i.e. SS7, CCS, TCAP, and MAP (Mobil Application Part). Basic understanding of telephony, GSM and computer to computer protocols. Familiarity with hardware and software platforms i.e. SUN, windows, and C programming. Must be able to communicate problems and solutions effectively and must have experienced (although not a master) in writing and generating software. BSEE and experience with C programming.

6. BUSINESS SYSTEMS ANALYSTS: Develops an understanding of the internal user community's business functions and how computing systems might assist in resolving their needs. Translates user needs into system development requirements. Participates in and leads all phases of the system development life cycle. Serves as the primary focal point between the various IT departments and the user community.

7. Date job is available: ASAP Technical skills required: Mainframe (COBOL, DB2, SQL) and/or Mid-range (Informix, Unix). Strong technical background throughout the systems development life cycle. Retail development, Client/Server, ERD and DFD strongly preferred. Business Skills required: Strong project development skills including analysis, design, project leadership over development, testing, implementation and support. Excellent oral/written communication skills. Retail business experience preferred. Computer types used in this job: IBM MF, Client Server Preferred education: BS or equivalent experience. Preferred experience: 5+ yrs project development in Information Technology Info Systems.

8. Analyst position in Finance IS&T. Will perform analysis tasks to implement various complex projects under limited supervision. Projects may include: implementing global finance & prod related warehouse projects and corporate reporting. The technical environment will be std tools available on the Unix platform (Oracle, Holos, Oracle Report Writer, etc). Must be a self starter able to contribute to appropriate phases of a development project such as customer requirements, design, testing, documentation, roll out following the D2P process. Req's demonstrated proficiency through implementation of quality business systems and extensive exp working with customer & tech teams. Exc verbal and written comm skills as well as some project planning is required. Normally requires a BS in Business/CS plus 6-7 yrs related exp or equiv demonstrated experience.

9. Information Systems Analyst V: Key member of the system landscape team. Responsibilities include: Works with team to identify the future systems landscape for IS&T. Performs detailed analysis to identify opportunities to streamline existing landscape and develop future landscape model. Key contributor to development of new data warehouses for the region and determination of how they fit in overall landscape. Excellent communication and business analysis skills are required. The following skills are desirable: Knowledge of Unix/Oracle, Data warehousing, SAP, Project Management, technical/database background. Normally require BSCS or Information Management plus 8 yrs related exp, or MBA plus 6 yrs experience.

10. MUSTS: 2 years quality/manufacturing/engineering; strong electro- mechanical & software troubleshooting abilities; knowledge of quality tools/methods; strong written and verbal computer skills; familiar with testing methods; good analytical skills; ability to work flexible hours; overtime and under pressure; good team player; willing to take initiative; make decisions in alignment with quality and customer requirements PREFERRED: 3-4 years in quality/manufacturing/engineering; experience working in a semi-conductor manufacturing. equipment industry; attention to detail; good negotiation & presentation skills; familiarity with statistical methods DUTIES: Work as a quality technician in support of the pro 5500 & nso (non-system order) business; provide technical support to engineering & manufacturing to ensure systems, chambers; kits and parts are delivered on time according to internal requirements and external customer expectations; assist in resolving quality problems; perform inspections; gather data relating to non-conformance and assist in completing metrics; report field data and lead or participate in corrective action teams; represent quality in meetings; complete paperwork and administrative duties

11. Description: The currently vacant Systems Analyst position we have will develop data models, configure management models and architecture in CASE tools, analyze results of Joint Application Development/Design and create standard data elements from attributes. Ability to accommodate multiple changes in requirements, strong team communication and interpersonal skills are a must.

12. Systems Analyst: You will be a member of team providing system development, integration, and deployment Service Systems. The position will primarily function as an escalation point for problem resolution within the team. Projects will include the testing, evaluation, and integration of new technologies into the environment, with emphasis placed on operational stability and engineering a sustainable environment to achieve maximum performance and availability of the system. Candidate will be primary owner of projects and may need to enlist other team members for completion of these projects. Must be able to work independently. Must be able to understand and document customer requirements and design and document solutions to meet these requirements. Provide creative solutions to a wide range of challenging projects. To qualify for this position, you must be able to communicate complex technical issues in written form. Excellent verbal communication skills are also critical. Clear understanding of sound operation environments is essential. Detailed understanding of Internet technologies is required, including commercial Internet products, database technologies, and product deployment. Understanding of HTTP, FTP, DNS, and relational databases is required. Must have MCSE, or equivalent. A MS in Computer Engineering or applicable field plus four to six years of experience is also required.

13. Large financial services company seek Business Systems Analyst (s) with minimum 3 years experience with banking industry specific software or relevant application expertise. Ability to work with bank users and technical staff to represent user and technical perspective on projects. May assist in requirements definition, system design, project planning, and bank conversion activities. Varying degrees of technical background.

14. We currently need an experienced Senior Systems Analyst / Programmer to convert our client from CA program to the latest version of DB2. This person will manage the project and a staff of 2 Systems Analysts. Will design and implement the conversion while establishing procedures. Will also help fine tune DB2 to version DB v.5.

15. Information Services is currently assisting our client in the manufacturing industry hire a Senior Systems Analyst with a Visual Basic/Access background who has a thorough understanding of Supply Chain Management combined with strong customer service and finance applications. Must be able to start within two weeks of acceptance.

16. We are looking for a Systems Analyst/Programmer with Cyborg experience. Conversion of interfaces to other systems, conversion of screens to graphical mode, payroll runs and year end processing, system tuning to max performance. Technical background, relational database conversion skills, system customization experience, UNIX experience, US work experience and great communication skills.

17. Large financial services company seek Business Systems Analyst (s) with minimum 3 years experience with banking industry specific software or relevant application expertise. Ability to work with bank users and technical staff to represent user and technical perspective on projects. May assist in requirements definition, system design, project planning, and bank conversion activities. Varying degrees of technical background.

18. A. FUNCTION: Under the direction of Systems Management and advanced levels of professional staff, provide professional and technical support for the development, installation and maintenance of computerized business systems solutions according to the Mission of the Systems Management Department. May act as project leader in one or more stages of a project.
40% 1. Develop, test, implement, document and maintain business system solutions on various computer platforms.
15% 2. Implement and coordinate approved project plans and activities. Track progress against these plans and report to management and project team members.
10% 3. Communicate effectively with clients to analyze and define business systems needs and solutions. Develop and maintain client-specific knowledge.
10% 4. Provide direction, technical guidance and training to professional staff. This includes project planning, project assignments, project reporting, scheduling, workflow direction, and providing project team performance feedback to management.
5% 5. Develop, maintain and apply knowledge in application development,technologies, methodologies and standards. Maintain an awareness of industry trends.
5% 6. Provide end-user computing/office automation support to clients.
5% 7. Assist in problem determination and resolution support. Communicate across ISD to coordinate and implement resolution to problems.
5% 8. Participate in and lead workgroups, special assignments and committees as assigned. Report status to management.
5% 9. The above statements of duties are not intended to be all inclusive and other duties will be assigned from time to time.

1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems or equivalent trade-off in related education and professional work experience.
2. 2-5 years work experience as a Business System Developer or equivalent trade-off in related professional work experience.
3. Demonstrated working knowledge of information technology concepts through communications or previous work assignments.
4. Demonstrated specialized expertise as it relates to any of the following established architectures: Mainframe Application Development Mid-Range Application Development PC Application Development End-user Computing Office Automation
5. Demonstrated project planning and organization skills. 6. Proven ability to clearly and effectively communicate verbally and in writing and provide a high level of customer service.

19. Accounting Systems Analyst position is needed to support Plan Systems. This includes maintenance and enhancement of existing plan systems. Strong technical and financial skills are necessary as individual will also assist in the development of a new field planning process. Involvement in process will include writing requirements, determining the best software solution, possibly some development work or working with developers, testing and implementation of the new system/processes. This position also is responsible for various quarterly and annual reporting, and involved in projects as they arise. Excellent communication skills required as there is training that is required and phone support for Regional and Zone personnel.

20. We are the world's leading manufacturer of women's intimate apparel products. Our organization in the Far East has an opening for a Systems Analyst.

In-depth understanding of Distribution and Manufacturing concepts (allocation, replenishment, ship floor control, production scheduling, MRP)

Working knowledge of project management and all phases of software development life cycle.

Experience with CASE tools, PC and Bar Code equipment is essential.

Working knowledge of an AS/400 and/or UNIX environment with the languages C, RPG 400 and/or COBOL are desirable.

The successful candidate will provide primary interface for all user problems, answer technical questions and requests within the applications development group; work with user areas to establish priorities; and provide recommendations and directions for process improvement through automation.

(This description was adapted from Hoffer, George and Valacich, Modern Systems Analysis and Design, Reading, MA: The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, Inc., 1996, p.18.)

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