Kforce Business Systems Analyst - C++, Unix, Java, Pega in Wilmington, Delaware

Kforce has a client seeking a Business Systems Analyst in Wilmington, DE. The successful Business Systems Analyst Senior (BSA) candidate will have a strong technical background with programming (C++, Pega, UNIX, and Java) and relational database (Oracle) skills and experience, and will have experience as an analyst working directly with Development and Business staff. Responsibilities:

  • Serves as the liaison between the lines of business and the Development Team

  • Works directly with the business to ensure requirements and goals are correctly understood during the Analysis phase

  • Works directly with the development team to ensure system enhancements are correctly transitioned to the Build phase

  • Creates documentation (Functional Specifications) for the Development Team to code functionality into customer support applications

  • Creates additional documentation to communicate planned system functionality and implementation processes to the business and development teams consists of the following: Use Cases, Activity Diagrams, Data Flow Diagrams, Batch and Online System Process Flows, Subsystem Touch-points and Dependencies, Screen Prototypes, and User Interface Designs

  • Conducts impact assessments to understand business and application implications to requests being considered

  • May be asked to provide technical and\or business-execution consultation to various departments throughout the company

  • Ensures current and accurate system documentation

  • Performs testing of system modifications, including test scripts (Verification Testing)

  • Identifies needed system training, educational tools and materials as a result of activities

  • May be involved with the Project Manager regarding planning/scheduling and resource allocation

  • The BSA is expected to be a self-starting, self-directed individual who has the ability to effectively execute their responsibilities while balancing multiple concurrent assignments

  • The BSA will be expected to possess and display Project Management skills and may be required to actively manage parts of, or entire projects

  • The BSA should possess strong facilitation skills which will be utilized when leading focused discussions or using data collection tools (surveys, focus group, charting, and reports) to achieve specific goals

Specific Qualifications (items are required unless noted otherwise):

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience is preferred

  • 3 years of related experience

  • Client/Server application development experience

  • Development experience with Object-Oriented programming languages (C++, Pega, Unix, Java)

  • Strong user-centered design experience

  • Experience using relational database management systems (Oracle)

  • Strong experience using Visio

  • Experience in financial services and/or call center applications is strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of and experience with various SDLC methodologies

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-motivated with excellent organizational skills

  • Personal attention and responsibility to details

  • Team player

  • Management experience is a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours