Kforce Business Consultant / Systems Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Kforce has a client that is searching for a Business Consultant/Systems Analyst in Atlanta, GA.Summary:The IT Business Consultant is a high-level -technology generalist who provides leadership, guidance and advice to a client base as the primary liaison between business units and the applications development organization.Duties Include:

  • Performs proactive business and systems analysis employing critical thinking skills toward current business processes, to recommend process improvements, understand business needs, and determine technical and non-technical solutions to mission critical business challenges

  • Utilizes the analysis to support and provide strategic leadership toward the proactive selection, development, implementation, and support of applications to meet short and long-term business needs that drive business value

  • Provides strategic insight and analysts to direct and mentor other team members, drives an increased understanding of the business by the project team and supports management planning

  • Provides strategic business process/reengineering consulting as appropriate and typically works on multiple, technically complex, mission-critical, and/or high-profile projects

  • Liaison between the Implementation Technical Teams, Digital Operations and the Brand Stakeholders

  • Provides Technical infrastructure platform support across multiple verticals

  • May participate in strategic application/technology discussions to determine long range business solutions

  • Point person for escalation of digital support related items for the business units

  • Contact for in-depth Business and Technical Platform support

  • May perform ad-hoc production support by responding to user requests

  • May perform analyst role by documenting and analyzing business requirements

  • Point Person for internal and external production support special projects

  • BS in Accounting, Business, Computer Science or equivalent education/training/experience

  • At least 6 years combined technical and functional business experience, with a minimum of 3 years of information technology experience

  • Configuration experience with commercial, open source and SaaS based monitoring tools (CatchPoint, Zenoss, Nagios, Kibana, Zabbix, MONIT and etc)

  • Demonstrable experience with two or more web/systems programming languages (Perl, Python, PHP, and Ruby)

  • Technical and problem solving skills in multiple flavors of Linux/Unix such as RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS, SmartOS, X-86 Solaris, etc

  • Should be knowledgeable in configuration management, automation, orchestration systems (e.g Chef, Puppet, CFEngine, etc)

  • Must possess collaboration skills, have a passion for lean processes, should be innovative, creative, quick thinker, fast learner, and a team player with a strong customer service focus

  • Demonstrated success in being solicited for, and providing, input to strategic business plans

  • Experience with managing multiple projects (PMP a plus)

  • Experience with structured development methodology and agile

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours