Principal/ Consultant: Sys Ana (Ref: CFSA)

Position in the Information Technology sector in Durban, Berea - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Wednesday 29 June 2022
Job Description:

Principal / Consultant: Systems Analyst (Business Applications)

Our client is a large residential University in Durban. It is also one of the leading research intensive and teaching Universities in South Africa and the continent.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 07 July 2022

Applicants maybe be required to undergo a skills test on C# and MSSQL


 Main job function

The purpose of a Principal / Senior Systems Analyst job is to determine, design, develop, implement, support, and maintain the computer systems’ needs for new and existing systems and to translate them into a system or technical specifications. The system/technical specifications include but are not limited to functional requirements, integration requirements, data requirements, hardware and infrastructure requirements for effective and optimal functioning of the system.


·        Systems Management –

o   Analyze business and system requirements,

o   document system design,

o   develop and/or oversee the development of system components,

o   perform quality assurance on system components,

o   provide support, and maintenance of system products


·        Data Management –

o   Analyze information and requirements (data integration, data warehousing, artificial intelligence),

o   design data models,

o   develop and/or oversee the development of data model components,

o   perform quality assurance on data products, 

o   support, and maintain data models and products.


·        Supervision and Leadership –

o   Derive systems development framework, methodology, and standards as per the industry best practice and enforce compliance

o   Manage project deliverables and work packages to ensure that they are delivered within schedule, budget, and quality

o   Develop business justification and budget for each development request

o   Conduct Cost-benefit Analysis, and submit budget proposals

o   Provide guidance and mentorship to the team



·        Matric and relevant bachelors degree 3 years IT OR Information Management or Information Systems qualification at least NQF Level 6

·        A minimum of 7 years relevant working experience in a busy and pressurised environment in a large organisation, of which at least five (5) years’ experience must be in C# and MSSQL and two (2) years’ experience in MVC.

·        Strong technical understanding of .NET framework and ASP.Net architecture 



·        Relevant industry-recognized professional IT certification

·        Oracle-related technology experience will be an added advantage


Applicants maybe be required to undergo a skills test on C# and MSSQL


A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Catherine Fforde