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Systems Analyst Specialist

Remuneration:R750000 - R800000 per year Basic salary 
Job level:Senior
Company:E-Merge IT Recruitment

A Johannesburg-based international market leader in Forex trading application build environment requires a driven and ambitious Java developer to join its expanding team.

The role will require several speciality domains as enumerated below. Each individual project may require one or more of the undermentioned functions to be performed and the successful candidate may specialise in all or several of these functions.
  • Degree or diploma and the required certification
  • Seven to 10 years' relevant systems analysis experience
  • Strong working knowledge of Use Cases and UML
  • The relevant business domains within the Forex Product House
  • The system or applications being developed within Forex IT
  • Development and production incident management
  • Thorough experience in the software development lifecycle to coach, guide, and support other team members  (specifically in Agile or continuous improvement delivery processes)
  • Scope change management

Systems analyst responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the analysis and design of new systems, major enhancements to existing systems and general maintenance of systems
  • Drive business profitability in the context of cost management through information technology solutions
  • Increase operational efficiency and suggest solutions to enhance cost-effectiveness
  • Assist with the identification of risks and issues within the project(s) and mitigation strategies
  • Ensure that all requirements are documented within agreed deadlines, signed off by stakeholders timeously and always up to date on the Wiki
  • Articulate and document business (where needed), functional and systems requirements in a manner which is understood by all stakeholders and which is at the appropriate level of detail
  • Where business requirements have already been provided, interpret and provide system solutions to meet the requirement, along with the system/technical documentation
  • Assist with problem analysis and resolution. Participate in business and technical design sessions to arrive at an optimal solution
  • Ensure that all hours and tasks worked are recorded against relevant activities
  • Effectively work within the defined Forex IT Analysis methodology (User-driven requirements with Use Case Definition and UML as a minimum as well as any agreed supplementary specifications)
  • Ensure that requirements models and analyses are done according to internationally accepted best practices (Use Case modelling and UML 2.5)
  • Ensure  all artefacts delivered are peer and stakeholder reviewed regularly
  • Ensure that all work is of high standard (error free)
  • Ensure that all deadlines are met  for any work allocated
  • Ensure that all work done meets customer (business) expectations
  • Interfacing across all teams involved in the project i.e. all applicable stakeholders external, internals, product heads (e.g. product, process, subject matter experts) and IT (e.g. QA, architecture, process engineering)
  • Assist QA team by reviewing and signing off test cases/scenarios. Perform acceptance tests to ensure the requirement as documented has been met
  • Actively participate in daily stand-up meetings
  • Ensure that functional/systems requirements represents a common view among end-users
We are looking for an individual who is passionate about technology and love to build new systems that facilitate the user's interaction through using bleeding edge applications. 

Reference number for this position is GZ36442 which is a permanent position based in Johannesburg CBD offering a salary of R800,000 per annum cost to company negotiable on experience.

The time for change is now! e-Merge IT recruitment are specialist niche recruiters with a wide range of positions available. We offer researched positions with top companies to strong technical candidates. Email Garth on or call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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If you haven’t heard from e-Merge IT within two weeks of your application, please consider it unsuccessful for this position.

Posted on 26 Apr 07:17

Garth Zoutendyk

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