Systems Analyst - Architecture

Norfolk, VA

Posted: 11/21/2018 Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Technology / Engineering Job Number: 1021

Entrust Government Solutions has an immediate career opportunity for a Systems Analyst - Enterprise Architecture (EA). The successful candidate shall support our Senior Enterprise Architect with data management and systems analysis of the Afloat IT & Communications Infrastructure - Enterprise Services domain of the Military Sealift Command. The goal will be to define the framework for a complex system of systems. The successful candidate will provide technical analysis, business process analysis, data management & analysis, requirements analysis, and produce detailed documentation for broad/complex IT systems and networks. Candidate will play a crucial role in establishing the technical foundation for strategic planning and implementing integrated IT solutions.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs detailed analysis of information requirements for complex systems and integrated subsystems.
  • Supports formulation of enterprise, system, and project level architecture design and configuration documentation.
  • Analyzes results, recommends optimum approach, and advises on alternatives and on the implications of new or existing IT systems.
  • Applies activity and data modeling, transaction flow analysis, and internal controls.
  • Conducts risk analysis and utilizes performance measurement techniques.
  • Assists in establishing standards for information systems procedures, taxonomies, nomenclatures, and change management processes.
  • Develops and applies organization-wide information models for use in designing and building integrated shared software and communications systems.
  • Constructs sound logical business improvement opportunities consistent with the configuration information management guiding principles, cost savings, and enterprise architecture objectives.
  • Performs cross-functional problem analysis to resolve system or application discrepancies and identifies root causes. Recommends solutions independently and/or through consulting with team members. 
  • Works with data custodians and departmental representatives to codify and enhance technical management processes.
  • Maintains on-going relationships with key stakeholders and team members.
  • Facilitates value stream / process mapping workshops and conducts process evaluations.
  • Facilitates meetings and process improvement workshops to document and evaluate business requirements and process gaps. 
  • Stays current with technological developments in software development, systems and application support, as well as management and user support practices.

Required Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizen with DoD Secret Clearance
  • M.S. in relevant discipline with five years of direct experience
  • B.S with eight years of direct experience
  • Twelve years of general experience with ten years of direct experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work both independently and within Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)
  • Advanced Proficiency with MS Office tools (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Sharepoint)

Highly Desired Qualifications

  • ITIL v3 Foundation certification
  • Greenbelt / Lean / Six Sigma Certification
  • Development of workflow diagrams & process models
  • Development of Technical Data Packages
  • Value Stream / Process Mapping
  • DMAIC methodology & SIPOC Analysis
  • Systems Analysis & Decomposition

Desired Knowledge and Experience

  • MDAP/ MAIS DoD Acquisition Lifecycle Phases
  • DoD 5000.02 Systems Engineering processes
  • PMI / PMBOK Project Management best practices, processes, & tools
  • Work Location(s) USA VA Norfolk / Norfolk Naval Base
  • Travel required up to 25% (CONUS / OCONUS)
  • Candidates must be willing to submit to a background check prior to employment.
  • Entrust Government Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Entrust Solutions

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