Enterprise Systems Analyst for PLM Applications

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Enterprise Systems Analyst for PLM Applications

Roles and responsibilities
Long Term contract position
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.

Job Description:
Provide an Enterprise Software Engineer who shall provide technical, functional and engineering support for JPL specific Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) Self Service Applications (SSAs) and Alfresco Enterprise Content Management. The System Engineer will receive work instructions from the line management, product leads, and sponsors responsible for the SSAs.

•Interface with process owners and team members, evaluate business processes, gather requirements, and translate the requirements into system specifications.
•Collaborate with development team members and operations to ensure successful software and application deliveries.
•Provide testing support, perform validation and verifications and provide assistance for product demos, user workshops, training of users, and coordination of user acceptance sessions.
•Work in conjunction with other functional and technical teams for the successful implementation and integrations of SSAs.
•Work in conjunction with data owners to integrate with Alfresco Enterprise Content Management.
•Manage delivery projects and ongoing maintenance.
•Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:
•Must be a US Citizen
•Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
•Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in Information Science, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related a discipline with a minimum of 6 years of related experience; Masters degree in similar disciplines with a minimum of 4 years of related experience; or PhD in similar disciplines with a minimum of 2 years related experience
•Advanced knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Software Project Management, Custom Software Support, System Configuration Management, Implementation/Support, and Business Process Analysis Expertise.
•Extensive understanding and wide application of advanced principles, theories, concepts and techniques in: Project Management, Data Management, Requirements Gathering, User Acceptance, Software Quality Assurance, Software Implementation, and User/Customer Support.
•Extensive working experience and expertise managing applications including hardware/software architecture, planning, configuration, deployment, implementation, technical support, and operations of Software Applications. Plus, a proven ability of providing functional and technical deliverables such as, requirements, training material, helpdesk documents, test cases and test scripts.
•Previous experience must include the ability to effectively interface with users providing training and technical support. Plus, must have experience working on dynamic teams composed of product leads, project managers, system engineers, solution architects, developers, and operations.
•Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, must be capable of effectively capturing and transferring technical and functional information at all JPL Level’s. Must have the ability to develop and conduct product demos, user workshops, joint design sessions, training, and user acceptance sessions.
•Excellent leadership skills, capable of guiding, directing and training, software developers, system administrators, system engineers, software quality assurance, other enterprise system analyst, functional users and management.

Desired Skills
•Advanced knowledge of applicable Laboratory policies and procedures, NASA policies and procedures, and government regulations.
•Experienced at project management and team leadership.
•Experienced at requirements gathering, design, development and gap analysis.
•Capable of managing team task and requirements in JIRA.
•Reporting and data analysis.
•Extensive product lifecycle management experience with the JPL Specific Self Service Applications.
•Experience in providing System Engineering Support for data sources with Alfresco Enterprise Content Management.
•Experience in providing System Engineering Support for the delivery of applications built on the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE).
•Experience in providing System Engineering Support for the development of requirements specifically for an Oracle Application Development Framework Self Service Application.
•Experience collaborating with ADF developers to provide the necessary requirements and instructions in the development and successfully delivery of an ADF SSA to operations.
•Experience coordinating and directing user acceptance testing for an ADF SSA.
•Experience developing and providing user training for an ADF SSA.
•An understanding of the SOA Suite and ADF development.

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