Systems Analyst

Education Requirements:

Bachelor?s degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information systems, engineering or a mathematics-intensive discipline or major field of study which either provided substantial knowledge useful in managing large complex Automated Information Systems (AIS) projects or is closely related to the work as described and required by the task.

Experience Requirements:

Requires 8 years of progressive and intensive experience managing, with at least 2 years of relevant experience in a position with duties commensurate to those defined in the task order requirement. Or 5 years specialized experience in a position with duties commensurate to those defined in the task order requirement.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for applications systems analysis and programming activities for a Government site, facility or multiple locations. Identifies changes in computer and systems technology and interprets their meaning to senior management, bringing current and future knowledge of technology and systems as applied to the client?s requirements. Provides technical assistance to facilitate planning and directing the design, installation, modification and operation of an information systems capability. Prepares long and short range plans for application selection, systems development, systems maintenance, production activities and for necessary support resources. Also responsible for applications systems analysis and programming activities for a group or section. Responsible for feasibility studies, time and cost estimates, and the establishment and implementation of new and revised applications systems and programs. Assists in projecting software and hardware requirements. Assigns personnel to various projects and directs their activities; reviews and evaluates their work and prepares performance reports. Confers with and advises subordinates on administrative policies and procedures, technical problems, priorities and methods. Consults with personnel in other information systems sections to coordinate activities. Prepares activity and progress reports regarding the activities of the applications systems and programming section. Confers and consults with Government personnel regarding performance and scheduling issues on tasks.