NANA Regional Corporation Senior Systems Analyst - COTS (Must have an active DOD clearance) in Arlington, Virginia

Senior Systems Analyst - COTS (Must have an active DOD clearance)


SAVAservices and solutions, an Akima, LLC company helps our federal clients provide for national security, improve communications and collaboration, secure the integrity of information systems and networks, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness. We’re at the forefront of the communications breakthroughs that bring Federal, state, local and International organizations together for leading edge collaborative solutions in our fight against global crime and terrorism.

Seeking an experienced Senior Systems Analyst with strong technical and troubleshooting skills. The incumbent provides analytical and technical support for the identification, evaluation, installation, implementation and maintenance of Commercial-Off-The-Shelf software for client organizations.


  • Conducts and/or participates in interviews with business stakeholders when business requirements are changing or expanding and updates the Software Requirements Specification based upon the results of the interviews. Administer and/or oversee systems for multiple projects and environments.

  • Provides ongoing administrative support for the product to include:

  • Coordinating the receipt, application and validation of product updates

  • Coordinating user training as necessary

  • Resolving problems experienced by the product user community

  • Developing, maintaining and updating, as applicable, relevant client documentation

  • Developing demo/test data and conducting product demonstrations

  • Identifying product defects or issues that must be resolved to ensure that the product fully meets the changing needs of the client user community

  • Working with product vendors

  • Supports the client by resolving incidents and completing standard service requests.

  • Troubleshoots issues and problems to identify the cause and implements fixes.

  • Develops a software installation plan and schedule and coordinates product installation and integration with client and vendor management through development, test and production environments.

  • Develops and/or supports the development of software test plans, test scripts and test data for testing the COTS software product and executes the software tests.

  • May assist client management in evaluating and selecting the best value COTS software product.

  • As the Senior Member of the team, responsible for mentoring the junior employees.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have an active DOD secret clearance.

  • Must have 7 years of experience supporting Windows Server 2008/2012administration.

  • Must have experience with COTS implementation and maintenance.

  • Understanding of IIS setup and configuration.

  • Understanding of Server Features and Roles setup and configuration.

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is an asset.

  • DEA Suitability clearance is highly desirable.

  • 10 years of operation experience in Systems Administration/Integration.

  • Experience with Windows server 2016 is highly desirable.

  • Oracle 11/12 databases.

  • SQL 2008/2012/2014 database.

  • SQL Querying/Scripting.

  • Agile Methodologies.

  • Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM).

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-VA-Arlington

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: SAV03768