At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. Our work depends on a Business Systems Analyst supporting Technical Support Services (TSS) for the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located in Wilkes Barre, PA.
The Business Systems Analyst will be capable of working both independently and leading a team of programmers/developers/testers. They will need to be capable of working directly with business customers to develop their requirements and develop application designs that are within postal standards. This includes reviewing legacy applications and reverse engineering them to extract the business functionality and edit and develop specifications for enhanced business functionality into a new robust application design.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, your responsibilities will include:
Analyzes and evaluates complex data processing systems both current and proposed, translating business area customer information systems requirements into design requirements
Plans, estimates, conducts and supervises assignments generally involving the large projects
Provides alternatives, recommendations, and assistance to Management involved in the development, integration, and installation of new products.
Provides detailed functional specifications
Provides Project Planning
May coordinate the systems installation with the Client’s organization
Performs logical database design and reviews physical database modeling
Assists with Software Quality Assurance
Assists with Requirements Management
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a business, computer science, information systems, business analysis related field or equivalent experience
10+ years of IT experience
5+ years of experience as a Systems Analyst
Strong business analysis skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to adjust well in constantly changing environments
Stays calm and composed under stress
Effective at building strong business relationships across teams to ensure a positive customer experience and quality of software projects into Production
Strong written and verbal communication skills and proven ability to effectively work directly with customers, the executive leadership team, and technical staff
Effective liaison between business and technical teams
Strong facilitation skills to effectively lead discussions across multiple groups
Strong ability to guide development team activities from requirements to implementation in all aspects of a software development lifecycle with little supervision
Perform analysis to support the development and validation of requirements
Able to effectively translate business requirements/needs into detailed software requirements and support tasks utilizing Agile methodologies and setup of work management tools (like VersionOne)
Able to communicate technical information to others, expressing facts or ideas clearly, orally or in writing, when answering questions, giving directions, and providing information, individually or in groups
Microsoft Office with strong skills in PowerPoint, Project and Excel
Ability to achieve a Public Trust clearance - the security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.
Demonstrated knowledge of terminology, usage, and operating characteristics of hardware, software, and operating system components
Experience working with Web Applications.
Working knowledge of the following
CR tracking systems such as ServiceNow
VersionOne tool to setup and track projects utilizing Agile methodologies
Ability to assist with the development of simple to complex project plans utilizing Agile methodologies
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
Some technical Web Design, JAVA, Windows knowledge
Previous Quality Assurance testing experience
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 10+ years of experience
About Our Work
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.