Kforce RDBMS Systems Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client that is looking for a Systems Analyst to help their growing company in Boston, Massachusetts (MA).Essential Functions:

  • Work closely with business and IT teams to define, clarify and refine functional or technical data requirement specifications

  • Assist end users across all functional areas in identifying long-term, strategic data needs for the enterprise, defining how the data is related to the business processes and developing a conceptual and functional model of the data

  • Serve as the modeler who can develop and understand conceptual and logical business models which will be used to generate physical data models and database schema by Data Architect

  • Understand data models to support both RDBMS and NoSQL based databases and how they map to business requirements

  • Translate detailed business requirements into optimal database and ETL tasks

  • Understand Hadoop infrastructure and write queries to support data analysis

  • Put data analysis into clear systems documentation, including technical sections of proposals, requirements documents, project plans, and project schedules

  • Collaborate with technical teams to develop coordinated plans to meet business requirements

  • Develop a strong understanding of health care data

  • 5 years of industry experience as Data Analyst/Systems Analyst

  • 3 years of experience with major RDBMS (Oracle, Netezza, DB2, SQL server) with hands on experience in data analysis using SQL

  • Knowledge of Hadoop stack: Hive and Impala is a plus

  • Experience in creating technical documentation

  • Experience in MS-Excel, MS-Word and MS-Visio

  • Healthcare domain knowledge is a plus

  • Extensive experience with SQL required

  • Experience with conceptual/logical/physical dimensional/relational data models

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00