Systems Analyst - Adelaide



APS6 – System Analyst

EL1 – Senior System Analyst

RFQ: RFQDM21-461 (Opportunity ID: 16305)

Work Location: Brisbane, Adelaide

Proposed Contract Term: 01/11/2021 – 31/10/2022

Contract Option Period: Multiple terms not exceeding 24 months in total.


THE SYSTEM ANALYST (APS6) is responsible for the design and configuration of new functional solutions, and for the ongoing operational support of ICT solutions. They are also responsible for designing and optimizing enterprise-wide deployment of ICT technology solutions. Senior System Analysts require an understanding of ICT product offerings and their interoperability with other components as well as a high-level understanding of interface technology.

The System Analyst works under the limited direction of senior staff. They exercise both initiative and judgement in the interpretation of policy, and in the application of practices and procedures. Decision making is dependent on judgement, skills and knowledge.

The System Analyst manages and organizes their own work in the context of competing priorities, including contributing to business planning, changes in workplace practices and business improvement strategies. The System Analyst may manage a team

THE SENIOR SYSTEM ANALYST (EL1) is responsible for the successful planning and implementation of ICT solutions to support the overall business goals and objectives of the functional area. Senior System Analysts are responsible for engaging and liaising with the business areas and customers to articulate process improvements and problem resolutions.

The Senior System Analyst exercises a considerable degree of independence, with decision making substantially dependent on their high-level judgement and consideration of wider agency implications, with work being performed under the general guidance of senior staff. In performing a leadership role, the Senior System Analyst drives innovation, changes in workplace practices and organizes work in the context of competing priorities and strategic direction


Mandatory Criteria

  • Demonstrated experience working in both multi-disciplinary agile and waterfall team environments
  • Demonstrate experience as a lead System Analyst on a high profile and complex IT project
  • Developing and documenting system specifications and modelling in consultation with technical experts e.g. UML and BPMN
  • Assisting the Team developing computer systems and undertaking specialist activities and provide associated advice.
  • Experience working with SAP CRM or ABAP would be highly desirable

Weighted Criteria

  • Drive and participate in ICT analysis and design
  • Demonstrate experience in examining long-term business requirements, suggest alternative plans and strategies and report on their feasibility and architectural issues
  • Design and build user interface prototypes, mock-ups and wireframes
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience within an Australian Federal Government setting
  • Must be able work full time
  • Candidates must reside full time in greater Brisbane or Adelaide

Security Clearance:

While a Security Clearance is not required for this engagement at the time of issue of this RFQ, the candidates should hold Australian citizenship.

Adelaide, SA

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