job summary:Our client is currently seeking an experienced Systems Analyst for a 6 month contract to hire opportunity located in Rancho Cordova, CA. location: Rancho Cordova, Californiajob type: Contractsalary: $40.61 - 56.50 per hourwork hours: 8am to 4pmeducation: Bachelors responsibilities:Skills Required:+ At least 6 years of SDLC experience in systems analysis activities (e.g., system requirements gathering, writing, etc.).+ At least 2 years of SDLC experience in Agile methodologies, specifically in systems analysis activities such as breaking down epics into smaller stories, writing user stories, estimating, etc.+ Experience using database applications and SQL:- Demonstrates how to join multiple tables; and- Knows how to use SQL to retrieve data for analyzing, modeling, and interpreting results into useable recommendations.+ Ability to tabulate, extract, graph and analyze data.+ Demonstrates strong analytical/statistical skills.+ Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, MS Project, PowerPoint, and other software applications as necessary.+ Ability to solve problems quickly and accurately.+ Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.+ Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment.+ Ability to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously.+ Ability to work independently and as team member.+ Ability to collaborate within a team.+ Ability to work successfully on multiple projects concurrently.+ Ability to function as a business analyst as needed.+ Ability to lead and mentor as needed.+ Participation in/conducting testing as needed.+ Knowledge of data mapping and interface specifications.+ Ability to create technical specifications and other technical documentation.+ Ability to identify vulnerabilities or areas of improvement.+ Ability to execute to written project plan.+ Highly motivated for accuracy and attention to details.+ Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to plan work and meet deadlines.Skills Desired:+ Familiarity with Federal/State government sponsored healthcare insurance programs (e.g., MediCal/Medicaid).+ Experience using database applications or SQL.+ Familiarity with .net applications.+ Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS).+ Experience with Atlassian JIRA.+ Experience with SharePoint. qualifications:Experience level: Education: Bachelors (required) skills: Agile MethodologySystems AnalysisAWSSQL ServerBusiness AnalysisEqual Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.