Qualcomm Systems Analyst - Corporate Applications in San Diego, California
Systems Analyst - Corporate Applications
California - San Diego
Analyzes complex business problems to be solved with automated systems. Provides technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements. Configures system settings and options; plans and executes unit, integration and acceptance testing; and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements. Designs details of automated systems. May provide consultation to users in the area of automated systems. May lead cross-functional linked teams to address business or systems issues.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Communicates with project lead via email and direct conversation to provide project status updates and information about impending obstacles.
Discusses issues within and outside of project team on a regular basis to maintain open communication.
Works with more senior Systems Analysts to analyze and evaluate issues in production-related systems or applications.
Executes test cases, documents test results, and documents test scripts and data requirements for execution.
Manages individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables with minimal supervision.
Seeks out learning opportunities and feedback to increase own knowledge and skill using internal and external training resources.
Escalates complex technical issues to an appropriate party (e.g., project lead, colleagues).
Networks with colleagues within domain of expertise to gain insight, ideas, and connections.
Actively seeks answers for new challenges, and explores multiple strategies for completing project tasks.
Adapts to moderate changes and setbacks in order to manage pressure and meet deadlines.
Completes moderate technical tasks assigned by more senior personnel.
Contributes to technical conversations with tech leads/managers.
Manages distractions, prioritizes tasks, and deals with setbacks in a timely manner under direction from more senior personnel.
IT CORE COMPETENCIES:
Accountability - Hold ones self and others accountable for measurable quality, timely and cost-effective results, and accepts responsibility for impacts to the business and changes to business processes.
Adaptability - Adjusting own behaviors to work efficiently and effectively in light of new information, changing situations and/or different environments.
Collaboration - Fosters working together by establishing, communicating, and reinforcing shar
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Bachelors degree in a technical field (e.g. Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems) OR Bachelors degree in a non-technical field (e.g. Business, Humanities, Marketing) and 1+ years IT-relevant experience OR High School diploma or equivalent and 3+ years IT-relevant experience.
The responsibilities of this role include:
Working under close supervision.
Taking responsibility for own work and making decisions with limited impact; impact of decisions is readily apparent; errors made typically only impact timeline (i.e., require additional time to correct).
Using verbal and written communication skills to convey basic, routine factual information about day-to-day activities to others who are fully knowledgeable in the subject area.
Assisting with the analysis for and creation of organizational presentations, decision briefs, system and knowledge transfer documentation, and functional and financial analysis presentations under the direction and support of senior analysts, IT service owners and teams, and general business stakeholders.
Completing tasks that require multiple steps that must be performed in a specific order, using directions or manuals that accurately document the steps necessary to perform the tasks.
Learning and applying data analysis and reporting skills including basic data queries and Microsoft Excel analysis to assess system requirements, optimize systems design and operations, and troubleshoot system issues.
Using deductive problem solving required to solve moderately complex problems; most problems have defined processes of diagnosis/detection; some limited data analysis may be required.
Exercising some creativity may be required to troubleshoot technical problems or deal with novel circumstances.
Bachelors degree in a technical field (e.g. Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems) OR Bachelors degree in a non-technical field (e.g. Business, Humanities, Marketing) and 1+ years IT-relevant experience OR High School diploma or equivalent and 3+ years IT-relevant experience. Experience with estimating Preferred.
EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.