Computer Systems Analyst (20 hrs/wk)

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Computer Systems Analyst (20 hrs/wk)

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
Some travel may be required

Columbus Technologies and Services Inc. is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers.  Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Columbus offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world.  We are currently seeking Computer Systems Analyst to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, MD.

This is a long-term position which offers:
 - Competitive salary
 - Tremendous growth opportunity
 - Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center
 - Learn more about what Columbus can do for you at

• Create, catalog and maintain structured systems for organizing and retrieving content.
• Develop, map, evaluate, and implement information taxonomies for users within in a system
developing OWS and endorsed via the NIAID Electronic Documents and Records
Management System (EDRMS).
• Work with the OMA Supervisor to write an SOP and a visual flow chart. These SOPs
and flow charts will serve as aid to guide future staff with the filing structure and process
and to ensure consistency with regarding NIAID EDRMS
• Works with OMA Supervisor to purge all necessary files.
• Train internal users on taxonomy and information quality policies.
• Test user interface and update taxonomy to present information clearly and well.
• Work with users to understand concepts, needs, usability, and potential problems.
• Work with OMA supervisor to improve and expand the office SharePoint site.
• Provide solutions to the existing SharePoint structure and makes recommendation for best
• Designs and documents the appropriate SharePoint solution based on information architecture,
taxonomy analysis and OWS's functional and non-functional requirements.


Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other related discipline.
Four (4) years of specialized experience plus a High School diploma is equivalent
to a BAiBS degree.
• Five (5) years of experience in a computer related field.
• Demonstrates experience with various computer systems and
• software packages.
• Experience in facilitation, problem resolution and matrix team operations within complex
• Understanding how to work in an interdisciplinary environment which consists of varying
skill sets of individuals both technical and non-technical.
• Ability to foster a collaborative culture within an interdisciplinary environment through
trust building, managing change transparently and reflective listening.
• Experience with interdisciplinary program evaluation within a federal arena.
• Demonstrated understanding and experience in working with both vertical and horizontally
functioning organizations.
• Ability to conduct analysis using both quantitative and qualitative data methods suitable
to support operational decision-making.
• Ability to critically think through and solve problems.
• Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
• Seasoned skills in Microsoft Office products, particularly SharePoint and Excel.

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