DoD Acquisitions Systems Analyst

Norfolk, VA 23510

Posted: 04/08/2020 Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Technology / Engineering Job Number: 1010

Job Description

Job Description

Entrust Government Solutions has an immediate career opportunity for a Systems Analyst with DoD Systems Engineering Acquisition Lifecycle and DoD 5000 knowledge and experience to join our Government solutions team in Norfolk, VA.  This position serves as computer systems expert on projects that typically involve the establishment of a framework for new automated systems.  The successful candidate will provide technical analysis, design, installation, maintenance and modification of broad/complex computer systems.  Plays a crucial role in providing the technical foundation for a variety of operations. 

Responsibilities

  • Maintains and modifies complex systems and/or designs and develops integrated subsystems. Guides users in formulating requirements; analyzes resulting user proposals and conducts feasibility studies. Recommends optimum approach, advises on alternatives and on the implications of new or revised data processing systems.
  • Conducts analysis of current and future requirements relating to design, testing, fielding, and mission effectiveness.
  • Performs problem analysis to resolve system or application issues. Performs complex diagnosis of problems, providing solutions within area of responsibility, and/or through consulting with team members.
  • Facilitates completion of engineering activities and transfer of information.
  • Drives engineering activities and program milestones through the development and review of engineering and requirements documentation, system engineering technical review briefing materials, and schedules.
  • Creates an environment that promotes end-user self-sufficiency. Works with data custodians and departmental representatives to maintain and enhance information systems across the company.
  • Coordinates with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Maintains ongoing relationships with vendors. Conducts product evaluations, participates in vendor selection, negotiates price and support options, and fosters vendor partnerships.
  • Stays current with technological developments in software development, systems and application support, as well as management and user support practices. This includes reading publications, participating in mail lists and on-line communities, attending conferences and workshops, and maintaining relationships with colleagues.
  • Consults with Government staff and with other Contractor staff to assure understanding of task objectives, identifies problems and suggests improvements.
  • Works with IT application technical teams to develop appropriate technical requirements, data models, and database designs that result in the appropriate solutions for the customer.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • B.A. or B.S. in Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, or similar field
  • U.S. Citizen eligible for DOD Secret clearance
  • 1-3 years of direct Business Analyst, Systems Analyst, or Software Testing Experience
  • Technical certification is valued
  • Skills shall include: 
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
    • Basic understanding of business processes related to systems supported
    • Strong PC skills including Microsoft Office software such as Word, Power Point, and Excel
    • Exceptional computer, hardware, software, and analytical skills
    • Proven ability to assess business needs and translate them into relevant solutions
    • Good attention to Detail – Is thorough, accurate and consistent when accomplishing a task with concern for all the areas involved
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills

Desired Qualifications

  • M.S. in relevant discipline, or at least ten years of direct experience
  • Defense Acquisition University ACQ 101
  • Defense Acquisition University ENG 101

Additional Information

Additional Information

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.

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