Business Analyst - Technical

Recruiter
Leonardo DRS, Inc.
Location
San Diego
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
18 Sep 2020
Job role
Business analyst
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Job ID: 99849 The Leonardo DRS Global Enterprise Solutions business delivers world–class mission–critical satellite communications and security solutions with unmatched reliability and support anywhere in the world.Job SummaryOpportunity Summary – This position is contingent upon contract Award LOCATION: Coronado, CADescription: Under direct supervision, has duties of instructing, directing, and checking the work of other project engineers. Reviews design documents and ensures technical specifications and designs are correct. Responsible for the completion of assigned engineering projects within budgetary and scheduling guidelines. Leads a group of engineers, analysts, and/or technicians assigned for the duration of a project or may function as ongoing lead within a group of engineers associated with one or more technical areas within the telecom function (such as, but not limited to, network design, engineering, implementation, or operations/user support). Does not have formal supervisory responsibilities, although may provide input for (project) team member performance appraisals.Job ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities:• Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve systems issues • Lead design sessions in prototyping new systems for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow • Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems • Collaborate in the planning, design, development, and deployment of new applications, and enhancements to existing applications • Conduct research on software and hardware products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts • Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas in operating systems across the organization • Create system design proposals • Perform cost–benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions • Create system models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to application programmers • Coordinate and perform in–depth tests, including end–user reviews, for modified and new systems, and other post–implementation support • Provide orientation and training to end users for all modified and new systems • Coordinate with end users and technical staff to implement and maintain systems that utilize industry best practices to meet business objectives, while maintaining the security and integrity of the data, system and network • Generate metrics, project status reports and operating status reports for management and team members • Prepare, coordinate and support user training and documentation and provide technical assistance for post implementation support issues • Provide service desk and technical support to users • Perform routine to moderately complex problem analysis and resolution design for systems and applications • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization Secondary Accountabilities • Maintain timely and accurate helpdesk records using the ticket management system • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations • Accomplish organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments • Protect organization's value by preserving the confidentiality of informationJob Responsibilities Part IIQualificationsQualifications:• Bachelor's degree in business administration, management information systems, mathematics, information technology, computer sciences, a related field, equivalent experience or associate level vendor certification(s) • Less than 5yrs of directly related experience with business systems analysis • Ability to interpret and explain complex technology and business issues to the technical, general user, management and executive levels • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills • Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively in a team–oriented environment• Ability to successfully interact with all levels of management, other IT professionals and end–users • Strong analytic and problem–solving skills • Is open and responsive to change and demonstrates a commitment to the process of continuous improvement by identifying and responding actively and with sensitivity to the needs of all customers• Active U.S. Government Department of Defense (DoD) Secret level security clearance#CA #CS #EKMSLeonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Our MissionTo build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.Our VisionTo be the leading mid–tier defense technology company in the U.S.Our ValuesOur employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish through:INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.QUALITY. We set high standards of performance, and consistently deliver excellent products and services.CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long–term relationships with our customers.DIVERSITY. We embrace different points of view, and continually foster an environment that enable all participants to contribute to their full potential.INNOVATION. At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at

Similar jobs

Similar jobs