Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Huntsville, Alabama
United States
Information Technology
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
More than 7 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Job Title:
IT Systems Analyst

IT Systems Analyst


IT Systems Analyst


Tracking Code2535-987Job Description

Founded in 1980, COLSA Corporation’s team of cyber engineers, analysts and professionals across the US provide government customers with the latest and most sophisticated engineering, programmatic, and information technology services.

Centered at the core of its values, COLSA knows its people are its most valuable resource.  In addition to receiving a competitive compensation package, our employees enjoy offerings such as flexible work schedules, paid time off, benefits that begin on the date of hire, recognition programs, tuition and certification assistance, and immediate vesting in our matching 401(k) plan. Our WE CARE Wellness program provides support and initiatives to empower employees and their families to live healthy, balanced lives and our Association of COLSA  Employees (ACE) provides a fun way for employees and their families to come together in times of both celebration and need. We invite you to connect your talents with opportunity, and be a part of our “Family of Professionals,” in supporting cutting-edge initiatives related to our country’s national defense!

COLSA Corporation is seeking candidates for an Information Technology (IT) Systems Analyst to provide technical advisory and assistance to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) specific to IT systems architecture and engineering designs. The position will be located in Huntsville, Alabama. The job duties and skills are listed below and include but are not limited to:

  • Provide senior level technical support and assistance specific to complex information technology architecture and engineering designs
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Network Services, and Application Development contractor team organizations to influence appropriate cyber secure solutions
  • Review proposed architectures and designs for accuracy, completeness and alignment with IT enterprise and mission event requirements
  • Provide support with planning, deploying, and supporting IT solutions development and implementation; including developing segment, transformational and transition architectures
  • Review configuration changes and provide senior level support for the IT Configuration Management Process
  • Provide quality assurance oversight and assist with maintenance and patching schedules to determine any impacts to IT operations and mission test activities
  • Analyze DODAF-based Service Views, Operational Views and System Views design artifacts for technical accuracy and relevance based on strategic goals, business and functional requirements
  • Represent the customer and end user for assigned IT projects, manage scope and maintain cognizance through completion
  • Provide cost estimates, schedules and business cases
  • Develop and present executive level briefings to MDA Senior Leaders
  • Demonstrate operational support experience, situational awareness, and attention to detail
  • Quickly and accurately process multiple assignments with aggressive timelines in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction; self-starter/self-motivated
Required Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 8 years total related experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Active DoD SECRET security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Cisco, Microsoft, or VMWare products
  • Familiar with Security Technical Implementation Guides
  • Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework
  • Familiar with Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Experience with designing and reviewing MDA Infrastructure and Enterprise systems
  • Familiar with MDA business processes and procedures

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job LocationHuntsville, Alabama, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular


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