Global Data Consultants

Systems Analyst

Job Locations US-PA-Camp Hill
Posted Date 5 days ago(2/14/2018 9:04 AM)
Job ID
Alex McCurn


GDC IT Solutions is currently recruiting for a Systems Analyst in the Camp Hill, PA area.

Position Overview

The Systems Analyst uses computers and related systems to design new IT solutions, modify, enhance or adapt existing systems and integrate new features or improvements, all with the aim of improving business efficiency and productivity.


Responsibilities include:

  • Examine existing IT systems and business models;
  • Analyze systems requirements;
  • Undertake product development;
  • Implement, configure and test feasible solutions.

The Systems Analysts specify and shape the system requirements and operations, the user interface and present the proposal to the stakeholders. They work closely with the client team, including Managers and Software Developers, during both the report and implementation phase.



  • Provides design expertise and recommendations in assessing new software processes and initiatives to support and enhance our existing Microsoft-based systems.
  • Learns and understands the system functionally and possesses a technical understanding of the design.
  • Assists in the creation of the system design and functional specifications for all new development processes.
  • Identifies system changes that will yield improved efficiencies of business processes
  • Investigates and resolves application functionality-related issues and provides first-level support and troubleshooting of our in-house modules.
  • Troubleshoots issues and identifies modifications needed in existing application processes to meet changing user requirements.
  • Analyzes system data and identify data integrity issues with existing and proposed systems and solutions.
  • Provides assistance and training to business users in the effective use of the applications and information technology.
  • Writes technical procedures and documentation for the application including operations, user guide, etc.
  • Produces technical documentation for new and existing application components.
  • Participates in meetings with the development team to discuss progress and issues to be resolved, and reports progress on a daily basis.
  • Serves as a liaison and facilitator between all business stakeholders and the development team.
  • The Systems Analyst position requires strong business skills and is responsible for reviewing, analyzing, testing, and functionally debugging application systems. The candidate will consult with users to identify current operating procedures and to clarify program requirements and objectives.
  • The position requires experience in software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies.  The candidate must have a working knowledge of relational databases, as well as web and enterprise application concepts and must be able to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish design goals.
  • The Systems Analyst is responsible for collecting factual data, understanding the processes involved, identifying problems, and recommending feasible suggestions for improving the system.  This position involves studying the business processes, gathering operational data, understanding the information flow, identifying bottlenecks, and designing solutions for the system, so as to achieve the project goals.

Minimum Qualifications

Should have a minimum of 4-7+ years of technology experience, with at least 5 years of hands-on technical roles in the field. 


Bachelor’s degree is preferred but 4 years of additional experience can be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • Extensive knowledge of SDLC concepts, including enterprise software applications.
  • Good background in database design in Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Experience in web application design.
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Visio, Word, and Excel.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities.
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently and in a team environment, in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.

The candidate is expected to interface with the system sponsor(s), its user(s), and other stakeholders for the purpose of identifying and documenting high-level functional business process requirements in support of DoD Base Logistics. The candidate is part of the software development group that is responsible for providing logistics systems to the military services and defense agencies of the Department of Defense (DoD).

Preferred Experience

Knowledge of one or more of the following is a plus but is not required:

  • DoD Logistics
  • Warehousing systems
  • Asset Management and Accountability systems
  • Fleet Management
  • Air Force Equipment Management System (AFEMS)
  • Integrated Logistics System-Supply (ILS-S)

What We Do

GDC IT Solutions (GDC) is a full-service Information Technology (IT) company providing solutions that empower businesses to increase employee productivity, maximize investments, and improve operational efficiencies. With experienced and certified professionals, we deliver services in the areas of application development, data center, 24/7 multilingual service desk, desktop lifecycle management, project management, business process consulting, and IT staff augmentation. 

What Makes GDC Different:

Our employees are our greatest asset continually driving our success each and every day. We attract and maintain the best talent to provide a personal customer experience at every touchpoint. Our technology professionals care about day-to-day client interactions and resolving customer issues quickly and efficiently, the first time. We deliver services with a code of high ethical responsibility, both to protect our clients and to assure that the work is carried out at the maximum level of professionalism. We are technology experts remaining one step ahead as technology evolves and constantly engaging to understand our clients’ business technology needs in order to deliver the best possible solution. 

Why Work for GDC?

  • Cutting Edge Technology and Innovation: GDC fully supports and embraces continuing education and industry certifications to stay ahead of trends and remain current within the technology landscape. We recognize that our employees add the real value to our clients and to our business. By approaching our daily operations with a passion for innovation and a shared-learning environment, everyone can make a positive difference.
  • Career Growth: GDC is one of the fastest growing companies in the region!  Sustained growth means ongoing opportunity. Many of our senior leaders have grown within the company, starting with the helpdesk or other entry-level roles to become thought leaders in the fields of IT infrastructure, application development, project management, and business development.
  • Employee-Centric Environment: GDC prides itself on employee satisfaction with a firm belief that happy employees are the most productive employees. In appreciation of our employees and their contributions, we sponsor numerous events throughout the year including an annual gala, golf, lunch barbeques and more.
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package: GDC offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, prescription, vision, 401(k), short and long-term disability, and group life
  • Holiday and Vacation: GDC firmly believes in a comfortable work-life balance, and we offer comprehensive holiday and paid-time-off (PTO) packages.  We provide a generous PTO package, and we encourage our staff to use it — whether it’s for vacation or other personal reasons everyone needs time to relax and refresh.

Equal Opportunity Workplace:

GDC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.


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