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Category: Analyst Job Type: Contract
Job ID Number: 10647 City/State: Richmond    VA
Job Title: Sr Systems Analyst - Data Analytics and Data Science
Job Description: Location: Richmond, VA/ 12+ Months Contract

Works independently on the most complex projects, at the highest technical level, of all phases of applications systems analysis activities. Formulates or defines system scope and objectives, based on user needs. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems, considering computer capacity and limitations, operating time, and desired results.

Local candidates strongly preferred.Currently Remote due to Covid, but will be required to be onsite in the future: Local Candidates Only
Only Green Card and US Citizen required

  • Education:
  • Master's degree with a minimum 4 years of development and/or systems analysis experience on medium to large-scale projects OR

  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum 5 years of development and/or systems analysis experience on medium to large-scale projects OR

  • Associate's degree with a minimum 7 years of development and/or systems analysis experience on medium to large-scale projects

  • Discipline: Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics or equivalent

In addition to the above:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Data Analytics, Data Warehousing, and Date Science is required

  • Experience/knowledge supporting BI Platforms like Cognos BI, Business Objects etc. is required

  • Proficiency in writing SQL Queries is required.

Skills and Experience:
  • Strong problem solving skills, and attention to details with the ability to work both independently, as part of team.

  • Outstanding communication, organization, time management, and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong working knowledge of SDLC practices and procedures.

  • Demonstrated ability to organize materials and make presentations in front of a groups and senior management.

  • Understanding and Experience in Data Science projects.

  • Good project management skills.

  • Prior electric or gas utility experience is preferred.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.

  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.

  • Must be able and willing to collaborate in a team/cooperative environment as well as exercise independent judgment and initiative.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load and meet multiple project deadlines.

  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment and make independent decisions.

  • Highly self-motivated and directed.

  • Keen attention to detail.

  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

  • Strong customer service orientation.

  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

  • Works with multiple business units, in multi-platform environments, on multi-project assignments.

  • Guides and advises less experienced Systems Analysts.

Job Duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Assist in the planning, design, development, of new Analytical and data science applications and enhancements to existing applications.

  • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve business systems issues.

  • Create systems models, specifications, diagrams and charts to provide direction to system programmers.

  • Coordinate and perform in-depth tests, including end-user reviews, for modified and new systems.

  • Provide orientation and training to end users for all modified and new systems.

  • Creates and delivers effective presentations to all levels of colleagues and peer groups.

  • Document standards and procedures for various Analytic platforms.

  • Develop test cases and validates test results.

  • Coaches and transfers knowledge to less experienced team members.

  • Proficiently performs assignments having the knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience needed to carry out all aspects of the job.

  • Exercises independent judgment and decision-making in planning, organizing and conducting work assignments.

For expedited response, please contact Karan at 804-999-5641
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