Business Systems Analyst

Cape Town
Posted 3 weeks ago

Fixed Term Contract (ends June 2022)

The Business Systems Analyst investigates business process or systems problems and determines appropriate solutions to business problems that meets the business requirements. The Business Systems Analysts ensures that IT products meet the usability and reliability requirements of the business and its users. The Business Systems Analyst provides first line support on business systems and compiles reports related to business performance.

Main Responsibilities

This role is a key function with making sure that customer journeys are mapped tightly alongside business system workflows and you will spend your days with internal teams unpacking better ways of using these systems. The following will be some of your key performance areas;

  • Liaising extensively with external or internal clients;
  • Analysing clients’ existing systems and business models;
  • Mapping and documenting interfaces between legacy and new systems;
  • Understanding software development lifecycle;
  • Translating client requirements into highly specified project briefs;
  • Identifying options for potential solutions and assessing them for both technical and business suitability;
  • Conducting requirements analysis and preparing specific proposals for modified or replacement systems;
  • Developing solutions and related products;
  • Producing project feasibility and costings report;
  • Presenting proposals to clients;
  • Working closely with colleagues, developers, testers and a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction;
  • Ensuring that budgets are adhered to and deadlines met;
  • Drawing up, supervising and documenting testing schedule for complete system;
  • Overseeing implementation of a new system including data migration;
  • Planning and working flexibly to deadlines;
  • Supporting users on change control and system updates;
  • Providing training and user manuals to users of a new system;
  • Keeping up to date with technical and industry developments

Qualifications and Experience

  • Electronic Engineering/ Computer Systems Degree
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in the following areas;
    • Business systems analysis
    • Software testing
  • Exposure and experience of work with the following would be advantageous;
    • Syspro ERP
    • Dynamics 365
    • POS solutions
  • Experience of change management good practice in dealing with staff on a daily basis

Deadline for applications is 30/10/2019

For more information, call Nova Buchan on 073 393 9731 or send your CV to


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