Application Systems Analyst

Mutual of Omaha   •  

Omaha, NE

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 37 days ago

The Application Systems Analyst develops application and business integration solutions. Uses a variety of programming languages, platforms and technologies to provide business solutions to customers. The ideal candidate will have experience with automation and management of cloud infrastructure using AWS native tools, open source tools, and third-party products.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for the development, maintenance and integration of applications and systems that support the business operations.
  • Responsible for having the knowledge of the tools and languages used to develop, maintain and execute systems.
  • Responsible for understanding and leveraging approaches for designing, developing, testing, debugging applications and assisting with issues.
  • Responsible for understanding the business, business objectives and current business challenges within the supported business
  • area.
  • Responsible for acting as an internal consultant, and mentor to more junior staff. Provides task-level leadership, guidance, and direction.
  • Responsible for complying with all Company Information Services policies and standards.
  • Responsible for ensuring appropriate security and privacy measures are implemented on technology solutions to protect Company data from intentional or accidental misuse.
  • Pursues Operational Excellence in all endeavors, striving on a routine basis through identification and implementation of continuous process improvements.
  • This position requires extensive or prolonged typing/keyboarding.
  • This position requires sitting over 66% of the time.
  • This position requires Visual Acuity at 20 inches (or less) over 66% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 4 years systems experience.
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes in assignments.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new technology and business requirements.
  • Awareness of different technologies and technology domains (Mainframe, Client Server, Web, Portal, Cloud, etc.).
  • Bachelors Degree in related system and/or business related field of study (or equivalent work experience).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with automation and management of cloud infrastructure using AWS native tools, open source tools, and third-party products
  • Experience diagnosing and troubleshooting issues in AWS using CloudWatch and CloudTrail logs
  • Creating scripts using AWS API and AWS CLI
  • Experience with scripting languages such as JavaScript. Ruby, Perl, Python, PHP, Powershell
  • Experience/Knowledge of AWS Connect and related services
  • Experience with Linux and/or windows based OS including virtual machines like AMI, Redhat, SUSE or Windows Server
  • Knowledge of the Company's business functions and Financial Service's business processes.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Effective presentation, verbal and written communications skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and sound decision-making abilities.
  • Strong customer relations skills (with all levels of internal and external customers).

Job no: 495922