COLSA Corporation IT Systems Analyst in Colorado Springs, Colorado

IT Systems Analyst

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Job Description

Founded in 1980, COLSA Corporation’s team of engineers, analysts and professionals across the US provide government and commercial customers with the latest and most sophisticated engineering, programmatic, and information technology services.

Centered at the core of its values, COLSA knows its people are its most valuable resource. In addition to receiving a competitive compensation package, our employees enjoy offerings such as flexible work schedules, paid time off, benefits that begin on the date of hire, recognition programs, tuition and certification assistance, and immediate vesting in our matching 401(k) plan. Our WE CARE Wellness program provides support and initiatives to empower employees and their families to live healthy, balanced lives and our Association of COLSA Employees (ACE) provides a fun way for employees and their families to come together in times of both celebration and need. We invite you to connect your talents with opportunity, and be a part of our “Family of Professionals,” in supporting cutting-edge initiatives!

General Summary

The Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA’s) Office of the CIO provides IT services across the MDA; including end-user support, general business services, cybersecurity, unified communications, business process automation, mission support, records management, and Information Technology (IT) & Information Management (IM) planning and solutions. COLSA Corporation is seeking candidates for an Information Technology (IT) Systems Analyst to provide technical advisory and assistance to the MDA Office of the CIO using Lean Six Sigma and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) principles.

Candidate will provide support in assessing compliance with federal; Capital Planning Investment Control; and DoD guidelines, requirements, and processes across the CIO’s portfolio, including assisting with developing and improving Management Internal Controls based on Department of Defense Instruction 5010.40.

Candidate will elicit requirements and lead design and implementations efforts that deliver operational processes and workflows supporting the CIO portfolio in the functional areas listed above. Candidate will also assist with designing and developing other workflows that support MDA’s mission. Candidate will research, analyze, and document the applicability, feasibility, and impacts of IT cross-functional and special projects technology and/or upgrades. Candidate will lead efforts for the following:

  • Assessing and optimizing processes and procedures for day-to-day operations and new products and start up activities

  • Preparing analyses of IT strategies, technologies, and capabilities

  • Planning for emerging technologies

  • Assessing and documenting trends

  • Identifying and coordinating issue resolutions

  • Conducting related reviews

  • Updating relevant Standard Operating Procedures

Required Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 8 years related experience

  • Demonstrated operational support, situational awareness and attention to detail

  • Ability to focus while processing multiple assignments quickly and accurately, in a fast paced environment, with aggressive timelines

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office (including Visio)

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Currently active DoD SECRET security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiar with Lean Six Sigma

  • Experience with designing, reviewing, and analyzing process workflows

  • Familiar with Security Technical Implementation Guides or NIST Risk Management Framework

  • Familiar with Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF)

  • Familiar with Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

  • Familiar with Missile Defense Agency processes and procedures

  • Knowledgeable with DoDI 5010.40 (Managers’ Internal Control Program Procedures)

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job Location

Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

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