Systems Analyst - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\


  full-time   employee

New York
United States

Job ID 20182205
Location Syracuse, New York


National Grid is one ofthe largest investor-owned electric and gas utility companies in the world.We are committed to being an innovative leaderin energy management and in safeguarding our global environment.
We are currently looking for experienced softwareengineers who will help rebuild our in-house IT technical project deliverycapabilities. These individuals must be self-starters, energetic and havea passion for delivering value through technology. Selected candidateswill perform activities ranging from software solution design, operatingarchitecture integration, and selection of computer applications in order to meetthe needs of our business.
We offer:
Competitive and robust benefits and compensation package with bonus potential
Opportunity to be part of a growing team, building the Information Systems group
Growth potential through company leadership programs
Numerous wellness programs and Company-endorsed community programs
Responsibilitiesincluded but not limited to:
Performcomplex analysis, design, development, testing, and debugging of computersystem application software
Performactivities ranging from software design, operating architecture integration,and selection of computer systems.
Applyknowledge of one or more technologies, and of one or more platforms andprogramming languages. (ex: UNIX, Mainframe COBOL, CICS, C/C++, OracleCIS/Fusion, MQ series, JCAPS)
Applyintegration and custom development expertise in industry standard programminglanguages to convert functional and technical requirements into businesssolutions.
Create system design work products including conceptual designsand logical technical designs
Review and validate high level estimates for IS InvestmentPlans/Projects
Work effectively with 3rd party suppliers
Perform project tasks following National Grid approved SystemsDevelopment Framework model
Concurrently manage multiple project assignments
Support transformation of the IS organization into a proactive,value-added, business-focused service provider
Demonstrate Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviors inall interactions with colleagues, vendors and business stakeholders
Perform other duties as assigned by management
Knowledge & Experience Required:
Collage degree in a relevant discipline or an equivalentcombination of education, training, and experience
Five (5) to ten (10) years of professional experiencedemonstrating responsibility for developing solutions in support of large scalesoftware development projects
Experience delivering large scale projects, including developmentof technical requirements, testing and integration plans
Experience with both Waterfall and Agile SDLC methodologies
Desired Skills:
Functional knowledge on Meter-to-Cash(i.e. Billing, Service Orders, Finance,Credit and Collections)
Experience with Customer platform i.e. Customer/1 (CSS), CRIS
Experience with UNIX, Mainframe, COBOL, CICS, C/C++
Self-directed and motivated. An impeccable reputation for honesty,integrity, and for doing the right thing - a role model for others
Able to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technicaland non-technical audiences
Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate withthird party suppliers/vendors
Possession of excellent critical thinking skills
Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills
Possession of excellent interpersonal, team, andrelationship-building skills

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve.National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
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