Senior Systems Analyst

City of Ontario

Ontario, California

Salary Details $8,276.66 - $10,060.26 Monthly
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

Senior Systems Analyst (Systems, Applications, or Operations Division)

Do you enjoy supporting software applications, database administration, network administration and geographic information systems? Are you interested in gaining valuable experience to expand and develop in the field of Information Technology? Are you interested in working with the fastest growing City in the Inland Empire? If so, the City of Ontario has the perfect position for you! The Information Technology Agency INVITES YOU to apply to join the team as a Senior Systems Analyst. 

The Information Technology Agency has an exciting opportunity for an analytical individual passionate about finding innovative solutions to the City's needs using information technology systems. The Senior Systems Analyst is responsible for supporting all City departments and the Ontario International Airport Authority, with defining system needs, assuring system integration,  performing expert functional/technical maintenance and support, and project management.  Additionally, this position will play an active role in the ongoing assessment of system needs and assist with future system implementations. The Senior Systems Analyst may be assigned to one of the IT Agency's Departments: Systems, Operations, or Applications.

The essential functions typically performed by the Senior Systems Analyst include the following:

  • Identifies improvements and enhancements to current systems based upon business requirements.
  • Researches and develops recommendations for the implementation of new automated solutions.
  • Tests new software releases, patches, and updates; troubleshoots technical and functional problems.
  • Provides guidance and support for a variety of citywide information technology systems and applications.
  • Maintains and updates citywide information technology systems and applications through programming or the use of the system / application's administrative functions.
  • Trains functional users in efficient application operation and report writing.
  • Supports digital exchange of data across various information management systems.
  • Manipulates and analyzes data from a database environment.
  • Develops reports designed to address user specific needs for information.
  • Prepares and maintains documentation of systems, programs, and projects to describe program development, logic, coding, and correction.
  • Develops manuals describing installation and operating procedures for end users.
  • Develops SQL statements, reports, and SQRs.
  • Serves as project team leader; oversees major projects, prepares and maintains documentation of systems, programs, and projects. 
  • Mentors and trains lower level staff.
  • May direct the work of technical and other support staff.
  • Provides research, analysis, design, and problem resolution to determine and develop recommendations for best practice information systems solutions.

Qualification Guidelines:


Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Information Technology, Public Administration, Business Administration, or a closely related field. Additional related experience, or experience in a lead capacity implementing an enterprise information system, may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.

Three (3) years of experience maintaining, implementing, or supporting enterprise information systems.
Special Requirements

May be required to work any shift in a 24-hour/day, 7-day/week operation on a rotational basis including weekends and holidays. Ability to work overtime.


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