Senior Systems Analyst

Location: McLean, VA


• Plan or modify procedures to solve complex problems considering equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results
• Prepare detailed specifications for programs
• Provide experienced technical consulting in the definition, design and creation of a database environment
• Advise development staff and end-users on databases
• Participate in systems testing for project implementations

Duties
• Analyze data quality issues: profiling, analyzing, identifying proper data sources using SQL
• Move product towards desired end state by gaining an understanding of identified issues and the data environment then analyzing data to recommend a solution to Product Owner, Scrum Master, and developers
• Work closely with core Modern Delivery/Agile team members to answer questions related to data analysis
• Responsible for ensuring the final analysis product meets customers' expectations and addresses the identified issue
• Ability to work independently and assertively with minimal direction to identify root cause of data issues
• Strong communication skills to efficiently work with necessary business areas and translate complex data into business language

Required
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong SQL experience
• Ability to identify and propose innovative solutions
• Excellent communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to interact with both business and technical teams to achieve goals
• Experience with Microsoft Office
• Prior experience in mortgage industry
• Data Mining experience
• Root cause analysis experience - SPECIFICALLY, Root cause analysis of data quality issues in databases

Preferred
• Experience working with SAS
• Experience working in an Agile environment
• Familiarity with SF and/or MF MLIS Regulatory Reporting process