Technical Analyst in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 3/18/2020

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Job Description

Key Skills:
Must have excellent interface documentation skills
Experience w/ with Web API's
Experience with WebServices

To work as a member of the Future Core Program team, facilitating the flow of business and technical requirements to the development and test teams, whilst maintaining an end-to-end view of the solution architecture and driving the right architectural outcomes in a planned, incremental and iterative fashion.

Key Responsibilities

You will:
Serve as Technical Systems Analyst on agile software development projects, developing and maintaining the application integration architecture and leading proof of concept activities
Serve as a lead systems analyst in the development team to plan, coordinate, analyses, design, document and implement application integrations efforts to meet current and future needs
Facilitate conversations with the business and technical support teams to document capability needs and outcomes
Manage the flow of user requirements from the product backlog to the planning meetings, providing a joined-up overall view of the solution requirements at a detailed level.
Work with the Product Owner to maintain the product backlog, providing assistance in adding, removing, estimating and prioritizing work.
Help specify acceptance criteria and facilitate the translation of those criteria into test cases with the test team.
Prepare and co-ordinate the required materials to facilitate successful backlog prioritization and planning meetings.
Provide leadership to project teams in identifying root cause of issues and directing troubleshooting efforts
Develop solution architecture models and documentation (key project deliverables) and/or oversee and approve the creation of necessary documentation. Specifications to be testable, measurable and definitive.
Orchestrate overall technical activities including design reviews, defect resolution processes across project teams.
Collaborate with the broader architecture community to ensure alignment with IT strategies and standards.
Provide leadership in the development and adherence to all application standards, application portfolio strategy, service level agreements, and processes
Evaluate business unit and IT decisions to ensure they are in the best interest of customers and company goals and escalate as needed
Provide inputs to executive level presentations for project stakeholders.
Work with third party vendors as part of tendering processes and assist with specifying and managing deliverables.

Required Knowledge and Experience

You will have a strong analysis background, with at least 3 years spent working with agile methodologies
Experience in both iterative and waterfall project delivery.
Demonstrable experience working in a highly collaborative environment, with focus towards delivering real business results.....
Hands on experience with application development, architecture and software maintenance.
Experienced in enterprise application integration, middleware technologies, data migrations and conversions, database technologies and backend interfaces
Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken evidenced by the ability to communicate across all levels of an organization
Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills - lead, collaborate, facilitate, and negotiate as necessary
Demonstrated experience with problem solving outside-the-box to find solutions that mitigate risks/issues, rather than blindly following process
In-depth understanding of application development, technologies and software development lifecycles (both legacy and current)
Experience in a large-scale IT organization with complex systems environment & infrastructure
Strong organizational skills required, project or program management skills a plus

Desirable Knowledge and Experience

Experience working within the financial services industry.
Working with 3rd party vendors and specification of deliverables.
Hands-on experience working with multi-component, high availability systems and enterprise applications

Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, IT, etc. from an accredited university
Experience and/or training in computer programming languages such as: Java, C++, C#, SQL and web technologies

Other requirements:
High level of written and oral communication in the English language
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
Proficiency in Microsoft ADO, IBM Rational (or similar)
Experience in meeting deadlines in a high pressure environment
Demonstrated ability to solve problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm and innovation
Strong team working skills, with ability to draw the best out of technical and non-technical people to create a collaborative environment
Demonstrated poise, confidence and professional maturity to interface with senior-level executives
Highly organized, self-starter requiring minimal supervision

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