Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh Senior Systems Analyst in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reference #: R231\ Position Summary\ The Senior Systems Analyst will be a lead technical resource and work independently to understand and document business requirements, design technical solutions and implement applications. The candidate is expected to follow the Systems Development Lifecyle (SDLC) and create project deliverables as required. As a senior technical resource, this role will be sought out for complex tasks and to provide technical leadership in areas of implementation of new technology.
Primary Success Factors
Analyzes and authors user requirements; Evaluates procedures and identifies problems to develop automated solutions in new or existing applications; Regarded as a knowledge expert for select complex business processes.
Provides project/task estimates to aid in the project planning process.
Responsible for providing technical leadership in the areas of application architecture and design in accordance with industry standards related to the target platform; Identifies deviations in the solution design from the IT strategic plan and proposes appropriate solutions.
Provides technical direction and guidance to the architecture team relative to application development related topics, including research and design activities when required.
Works closely with project managers, other team members and external resources in the development and support of applications; Must communicate well with both business users and highly technical resources.
Participates in application code review sessions.
Applies application development skills to assist the group in completing projects, often addressing the most complex problems.
Performs unit testing and supports quality assurance and user acceptance testing.
Creates technical documentation and performs technical presentations as required; Provides level one support for certain applications in the production environment by responding to end user questions and issues.
Bachelor\'s or master\'s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field; or equivalent work experience
Seven or more years of experience with proficiency in targeted technologies:
Java Spring boot
Micro services architecture and docker
Developing REST APIs and
Exposure to other technologies (AWS knowledge, API Management, Oracle Application Express, PL/SQL, Automated testing tools, Oracle BI suite, agile scrum)
Certification in at least one targeted technology required
Experience in coordinating offshore resources is preferred
Experience in financial industry and the unique business model for FHLBank is preferred
Experience in deploying container applications in AWS cloud is preferred
Expected deliverables include development and/or drafting of requirements, estimates, design code, unit test, technical documentation, and issue resolution
Must be able to lead/assist junior team members in trouble shooting advanced technical problems; must be able to teach technical skills/knowledge to junior staff members
Knowledge of industry best practices
It is the policy of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh to ensure equal employment opportunity (EEO) for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability status, genetic information, veteran\'s status, ancestry, sexual orientation or status as a parent as defined by applicable law. It is the Bank\'s policy to comply with applicable laws concerning the employment of persons with disabilities, including reasonable accommodation for applicants and employees with disabilities.