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Application Systems Analyst - IHS

Job ID R651
Job Location Rockville, MD
Category
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time

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SUMMARY

The Application Systems Analyst analyzes and solves computer issues for Indian Health Services (IHS). This position is responsible for developing system specifications from the provided business requirements (including associated LOEs for development), as well as, tracking those requirements throughout the design, development, testing and implementation phases. The Application Systems Analyst must be able to apply professional knowledge to resolve complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of variable factors.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for the integration of CNI Core Competencies into daily functions, including: commitment to integrity, knowledge / quality of work, supporting financial goals of the company, initiative / motivation, cooperation / relationships, problem analysis / discretion, accomplishing goals through organization, positive oral / written communication skills, leadership abilities, commitment to Affirmative Action, reliability / dependability, flexibility and ownership / accountability of actions taken.

Develops interactive web applications using a dynamic scripting language like php, ruby, python and perl and develops/designs the application using wamp architecture.

Designs authentication form to check whether the user is an authorized person to use the system.

Interacts with clients to gather requirements. Analyzes requirements and develops functionality accordingly.

Demonstrates experience in developing ui applications using html, html5, jquery, and Ajax, angularjs and javascript, PHP and other Web-Development applications.

Involved in implementing the complete application in the in-build mvc architecture with angularjs.

Implements php session variables and cookies and used zend-debugger for the error resolutions.

Demonstrates familiarity and experience in all aspects of MySQL/PHP programming (object-oriented PHP) and Zend framework in lamp environment.

Builds custom queries to meet the bulk queries submitted by the users.

Implements bootstrap in developing UI and creates drupal modules for activity log and service reporting.

Builds custom UI widgets and application logic using UI and mvc architecture.

Develops the applications presentation layer using html5/xhtml, css3, javascript, jquery and uses bootstrap for designing web pages to get responsive designs.

Tracks and fixes bugs that are found during various phases of development.

Knows how to use css and bootstrap to develop rich UI components such as accordions and modal windows using pure html 5 and css3. Additionally, updates the source code according to the requirements, as needed.

Conducts QA data quality reviews and analysis.

Acts as IDW Business Intelligence developer for IHS.

Creates monthly and ad-hoc reports for Procurement and Program Office users.

Provides all monthly, quarterly and yearly acquisition reports. Participates in all user acceptance testing (UAT) for acquisition systems upgrades. Assists and provides resolutions to issues within IHS.

Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company.

Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output. 

Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety of self and coworkers. Will report any unsafe conditions and/or practices to the appropriate supervisor and human resources. Will immediately correct any unsafe conditions to the best of own ability.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

Associate's degree (or equivalent) or one year certificate from college or technical school. Three (3) years’ related experience or equivalent combination of education / experience. Minimum of three (3) years’ end user and systems support experience. Experience in developing and debugging PHP, Agex and other Web development languages. Above average experience with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Access, Word, and Outlook) required.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATION

May require ability to obtain Security Clearance

Professional certification helpful (i.e. PHP, etc.)

JOB SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES

Works with IT and business project teams to understand reporting requirements and to propose solutions by developing management reports, system dashboards and other documents/records using IHS reporting methods

Attends meetings as assigned (e.g., for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform the functions of the position)

Maintains Standard Operating Procedures/Desk References for use by other employees when performing backup or relief duties

Ability to utilize effectively available tools and resources to resolve issues

Ability to work effectively in self-directed manner

Excellent verbal and written communication skills enabling the persuasive presentation of proposed solutions

Ability to collaborate and drive consensus across a diverse group of customers with conflicting priorities

Ability to work effectively both individually and in a team environment

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professiona1journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform successfully the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. Work is primarily performed in an office environment. Regularly required to sit. Regularly required use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms to handle objects and operate tools, computer, and/or controls. Required to speak and hear. Occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Exposed to general office noise with computers printers and light traffic.

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