Systems Analyst - Fixed contract

Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
27 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Client:

A Public sector organisation based in Newcastle city centre.

The Opportunity:

This is an exciting opportunity for 2 x Systems Analysts to support two key projects within this organisations Transformation Programme.The first project is supporting the delivery of M365 and adapting and designing the functional solutions that these tools will support. The second is to support a Business Intelligence [BI] project, though it should be noted this client is not looking for a BI Analyst - as they have a team already in place to design the BI product itself.
  • You will be involved in the gathering of requirements, design support and specification of new technology as well as enhancements to existing systems.
  • You will undertake benefit analysis and process mapping of system and technical developments which support business change, identifying potential efficiencies to produce a detailed business case.
  • Preparing functional and technical specifications to support the implementation of technical change and undertake post implementation review to ensure end users receive a quality service.
  • You will support by gathering, scoping and documenting business requirements including, where applicable, process analysis/mapping to identify any gaps in processes & system provision as well as any potential efficiency gains

The Candidate:
  • You will be strong communicator who is confident and experienced in leading functional requirements elicitation workshops involving a cross section of stakeholders
  • You will be able to document requirements using a variety of techniques from user stories to traditional waterfall specifications, have data analytical capability and also perform system testing and support UAT
  • You will have demonstrable experience of system testing and quality assurance together with strong analytical skills.
  • Both projects will give the applicant an interesting and varied exposure to the organisations service and allow you to put into practice your experience of Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • For one of these positions, if you have any prior exposure to one or more key BI products, understanding their purpose and how they are used to support mid/large sized organisations and have demonstrable experience of data modelling and ETL processes from source systems to BI tools will get you one of these positions. However you will not be expected to design the BI product as this is managed by a separate team in-house.

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