Job Description - IT Systems Analyst (Access Programmer) in Syracuse
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IT Systems Analyst (Access Programmer)

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1424837

Posted on 06 January 2022
Job Location
Syracuse, New York
Contract Type
Information Systems

We currently have a remote contract opportunity for an IT Systems Analyst with strong Access Programming Skills. Must be able to work EST business hours.


Must be able to join on our W2 


Key accountabilities:

  • Identifying, understanding, and improving upon the requirements of the team members with respect to the database administration system that needs to be developed.
  • Developing data models and designing the database architecture as per the given instructions and modifying them to accommodate the system requirements.
  • Testing the system at each stage of the development phase and identifying bugs in the system which could result in negative user experience. They also must ensure good performance of the database system across various platforms, terminals, and ensure interoperability with the MS Suite of products – in particular MS Outlook, the primary request receipt system.
  • Ensure the database can work with other National Grid systems to the maximum extent possible to ensure the greatest amount of information integration for metrics and data modeling.
  • Installing a number of security features and granting access levels as per the user privileges set by the client in order to ensure maximum protection of the database system.
  • Coordinating with other team members and updating them on the latest updates regarding the system so that everybody is acquainted with the changes to the system.
  • Providing support to end users after the system has been delivered. Prepare troubleshooting guides for easy referencing towards the most common difficulties that users may face.
  • Making necessary modifications to the system on the basis of user feedback and improving the overall usability of the system by providing regular system updates.
  • Qualifications:

  • Must have good analytical and problem-solving skills including designing database architectures and complex program elements.
  • Must be well versed with the functioning of various Microsoft office-based software applications as well as general database programming concepts related to other applications.
  • Must possess the ability to simplify complex Access programming principles so that it can be understood by the common user.
  • Must possess good oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • to perform well in a team-based environment as well as on their own, depending upon the specific requirements of the project.
  • General knowledge of Agile or SCRUM methodology and Project Management.
  • The ability to create a development schedule and stick to it.
  • Requirements:

  • A bachelor's degree in computer engineering, computer science or software engineering is preferred but demonstrated ability to program in MS Access with a solid and recent work history in this application will be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Specialized training courses undertaken in access program development or general database system programming is required.
  • Prior experience in the field of Microsoft Access development is required
  • SAP BI knowledge is preferred.
  • Power Plant knowledge is a plus.
  • Examples of previously created programs/functions are a plus when submitting the application.
  • To learn more about this contract opportunity, apply today or call Sue Duenkel at 315-233-4067

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