Sr. Applications Systems Analyst

Cynet Systems   •  

Denver, CO

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 2 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Sr. Applications Systems Analyst for our client in Denver, CO

Job Title: Sr. Applications Systems Analyst

Job Location: Denver, CO

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and installing to support an organization's application systems.
  • Consults with users to identify current operating procedures and to clarify program objectives.
  • Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 8 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
  • May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor or specialist.
  • The client is seeking a senior analyst that is an experienced Atlassian tool suite (JIRA/Confluence/Bitbucket) professional to take on the role of administrator in support of the Benefits Management System, PEAK and associated systems and applications.
  • The Atlassian tool suite is currently implemented in the on premise/state data center, but as part of moving CBMS to Amazon Web Services and Salesforce, the client will be moving to the AWS hosted Atlassian solution.
  • The product suite will be reengineered to support changes to the team work flows.
  • This position will work with several project teams to confirm work flows and needs for configuration, management, and reporting.


  • Serve as the product administrator
  • Provide expertise in the configuration and use of the tool suite, primarily focused on JIRA and Confluence
  • Work with the state technical and operations teams to document workflows and use of JIRA and Confluence
  • Work with state technical and operations teams to develop dashboards and reports
  • Interact with the project team scrummasters on the management of work using the product

Additional Secondary Duties include the following:

  • Provide recommendations for software development lifecycle process changes
  • Recommend configuration alternatives to support the project teams

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience utilizing JIRA and Confluence in a diverse system development environment
  • Clear Communicator (written and verbal)
  • Experienced with using common business applications; such as, Google Docs, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Microsoft Project
  • Strong verbal communication skills and ability to facilitate a work flow session or meeting
  • Must be able to work independently and be proactive in reaching for information
  • Must be comfortable in an environment with change and many concurrent projects

Desired Experience:

  • Understanding of a government environment or multi-stakeholder environment
  • Experience in the application of commonly accepted concepts and practices specific to an AGILE or hybrid Agile/waterfall development environment