Our client, an organization in the shipping industry is looking for a talented Business Systems Analyst to join their team on a full-time basis in Oakland, CA. Ideal candidates will have experience planning and directing program design, development, and systems analysis for all computer applications programming.
Work cross-functionally with product teams and internal stakeholders to collect business requirements
Plan, document, and execute successful implementation of database projects and applications.
Translate business requirements into database design, which will require in-depth knowledge of analysis methodologies including relational database designs and application security techniques.
Write clear and technical specs for development and programming requests.
Assists in determining the correct prioritization, and due dates and track all programming requests.
Retrieve and understand data and data models to create effective database designs.
Responsible for planning, tracking, and evaluating project tasks from design to deployment.
Improve procedures, documentation, and knowledge sharing throughout the organization.
Produce and maintain technical designs and documentation relevant to assigned programming tasks
Interact with QA to conscientiously identify and fix software bugs in a timely manner
Knowledge of SQL is a must.
3-5 years’ experience in a position with similar types of responsibilities in an Information Technology department is a must.
Knowledge of business and systems, analysis, design and development with experience in a broad range of skills needed to support current business applications.
Knowledge of analysis methodologies, relational database design (entity-relationship diagram), and applications security methodologies.
Knowledge of the following computer Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX or Linux
Excellent oral and written communications skills with the ability to interpret user requirements into functional and technical specifications, with their corresponding documentation.
Knowledge of analytical skills such as analysis and business applications design and relational Data Modeling and database design
Working knowledge MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) and graphics software programs required.
Customer Service oriented individual with strong people skills to support internal and external customers.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with an emphasis in computer science is highly desired.
Knowledge of programming skills such as Relational Databases, SQL (Structured Query Language) to perform data analysis, PL/SQL to build Oracle packages, triggers, and other objects.
Experience working with the Oracle database is a plus
Programming skills Java or Oracle development tools is a plus
Must be able to work and sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of time
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to crouch, bend and reach on a daily basis.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.