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Work Location: Woodcliff Lake - NJ
Job Title: Sr Software Analyst
Duration: 4+ months
Max Pay rate:
The Senior Systems Analyst, AfterSales DevOps will be responsible in application re-engineering methods and techniques which enable them to design systems that can be easily modified and maintained. Their skill in the area of system integration enables them to evaluate packaged software and anticipate the necessary workload to integrate it within the business systems compound.
The Senior Systems Analyst has extensive design background and strong technical skills. The Senior Systems Analyst provides team technical leadership and aid to less experienced project team members.
He/She is actively involved in the entire development life cycle including: Requirements, Design programming, Testing, and Implementation.
The Senior Systems Analyst conducts feasibility studies, gathers facts and documentation to support decisions related to re-engineering of existing systems and developing new one. The SSA makes presentations to management of findings along with recommended action, taking into account new and emerging technologies, e.g. in Cloud, Salesforce, Quantum Computing, Blockchain and Big Data.
Key responsibilities include:
•Aid in the research and resolution of day-to-day problems
•Develop general design, detailed systems and programs specifications, employing the available technology in an efficient, accurate manner.
•Code, test, and document systems and programs as required. Create general and detailed test plans.
•Analyze existing code for troubleshooting/exploratory phase of project development.
•Plan a system flow from the ground up.
•Fulfill administrative reporting requirements.
•Develop and monitor project estimates and present them to users.
•Supervise other project personnel on technical issues.
•Perform user interview and other data gathering tasks.
•Perform testing and deploy systems.
•Document Business Proposals, System Proposals and Operation handbook or contribute to user manuals
•Impact on innovations and changes
This position will require occasional off hours support (outside of 8:30AM and 4:30PM EST) for meetings with offshore resources or critical application support.
Key accountabilities of the function:
•Architectural best practices
•Strong OO Design and Development skills using Java (J2SE/J2EE)
•Strong DB Modeling/Design and Development skills
•Knowledge of Big Data / Hadoop, RDBMS
•Inter-application communications (both real-time and batch).
•Web Services (REST, SOAP, WSDL and WS-*)
•Strong understanding of Java Messaging and Message Oriented Middleware
•Perimeter Authentication and Authorization (Web Security)
•Enterprise migration skills in cloud environments such as AWS, including relevant micro service and API architecture as well as communication protocols
•XML, JSON, XML Schema, XSLT
•Strong understanding of UNIX concepts and common network protocols
•Strong understanding of BI (Tableau) and ETL (Informatica) technologies
•Agile tools (Jira, Confluence)
•Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project
Required Qualifications and Experience
•BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience over 10 years is required
•Proficient with workflows, application product function, design and build expertise.
•Strong analytical skills for new functions, problem resolution and support of the application product.
•Proficient in ITS processes to include but not limited to analysis, design, build, and testing and change control.
•Proven track record of working on large scale information technology projects is required
•Strong working knowledge of SDLC, Microsoft Office tools, Microsoft Project and Visio.
•Experience working with Quality Assurance processes and documentation.
•Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
•1-2 years Automotive OEM industry experience
Prescreen questions for System Analyst:
In your current job, approximately how many projects have you worked on where you were responsible for and completed the exploration phase of the project? Describe an example?. Candidate should be able to explain with confidence high level requirements for a project and how he/she went about project exploration.
In your current job, how much time do you spend on troubleshooting issues or identifying defects/bugs in applications. (we expect that the resource does spend a good amount of time doing these kind of tasks).
Which IT technologies are you the most proficient with and which are you the least proficient with? Answer with a scale of 1-10, 1=lowest, 10=highest for each.
Cloud Technologies (candidate to mention what specific technologies he has worked on)
Web Services (Soap/Rest)
ETL (Informatica or any other technology)
BI (Cognos, Tableau or any other technology)