Software Analyst(Mis)

Purpose of the Role:Applications analysts serve as part of an organizations IT team, taking an analytic role to ensure that the computer applicationsystems being used are meeting the needs of the organization. Aside from simply analyzing existing systems, this can also mean designing, developing, and implementing their iterations and replacements to try and better meet the goals of the organization, too.The purpose of this role also includes the analysis, diagnosis, and resolution of application errors and problems.Primary role is to ensure that software, applications, data and information required by all stakeholders is available, and working as specified.Experience:8 years + Information Technology6 years + QA software testing4 years + Gaming software and/or applications (Support)4 years Technical System Administration & SupportQualifications:NQF Level 7: Graduate Degree +University degree in Information TechnologyQA Test Analyst / Specialist CertificationMCSE, A+, N+ or equivalent technical certificationITIL / ISO Advanced / Practitioner / CertificationISO Security AwarenessKnowledge:Current understanding & knowledge operating systems such as Android, Microsoft, Linux, Unix, DOS, etc.Ability to troubleshoot any kind of systems related problems and maintain security of the systemsProficient working with the office applications, ERP software, communications systems, etc.Expertise in planning and maintaining enterprise hardware and softwareAbility to accept challenges and tackle difficult situations and meet the expected goalsFocused on best practices and models that are used in the industry and can be helpful in meeting the expectations of the employeesGood project management skills and ability to pay attention towards the qualitative and quantitative aspectsExperienced in managing information systems projectsSkills:Attention to details (BRS)Technical Aptitude / OrientationSystems business process / functionality understandingCompetencies:Software Analyst (MIS)Excellent understanding of the organizations goals and objectivesKnowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.Good project management skillsExcellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.Strong customer service orientationAbility to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.Providing Leadership and SupervisionTeam-working and SupportingCommunicating and PresentingWriting and ReportingApplying Expertise and TechnologyDeciding and Taking ActionCreating and InnovatingProblem SolvingAble to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
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