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Business Systems Analyst II

  •  Posted 19 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Louisville, CO
  •  R0013767

Do you have an eye for detail and a passion for developing innovation solutions? Join our team! The Business Systems Analyst II (BSA) is responsible for overseeing the technical execution of one to many projects and tasks in varying IT areas such as application development, application support, systems administration, business intelligence, network administration and others. In addition to coordination and oversight of technical tasks during the execution phase of the project, the Business Systems Analyst II (BSA) will be responsible for gathering and documenting customer requirements by interviewing and understanding customer needs. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of IT practices and terminology in order to be knowledgeable enough to know when to raise questions in order to correctly drive the project execution tasks to completion. The candidate will need to be bright, imaginative, and a capable technologist with strong communication skills, specifically seeking an environment where they will impact the direction of the organization, and be a key contributor to overall success of the business. The pace is exceptionally fast at Sierra Space, and our dynamic environment will see many new projects in the coming year. The Business Systems Analyst II (BSA) will need to be agile and flexible, as changes will be certain and frequent.

SNC’s subsidiary, Sierra Space, based in Louisville, Colorado with operations in Madison, Wisconsin and Durham, North Carolina, designs and manufactures advanced spacecraft, satellites, propulsion and environmental systems, spacecraft subsystems and components for the U.S. government (including NASA), commercial customers and international organizations. Learn more about Sierra Space


  • Requires a BA/BS in Related Field. Relevant work experience may substitute for required education.

  • Typically requires 3 or more years of related professional experience

  • Continuous improvement methodologies experience

  • Understanding of Cost of Quality Metric creation, management, and reporting

  • Functional knowledge of system and technology alternatives

  • Collaboration, negotiating and influencing skills

  • Demonstrated strength in requirements analysis and use case development

  • Ability to analyze business systems and/or business processes to identify user needs, document requirements, and address operation/process issues/improvements to accomplish business objectives

  • Strong knowledge of project planning and execution

  • Understanding of analysis and software development life cycle methodologies (business requirements documents, data flow diagrams, case tool analysis, work & process flow diagrams, Agile)

  • Working knowledge of business process to be able to effectively drive solutions as experienced in large corporate environments

  • Strong documentation, presentation and facilitation skills


  • Ability to lead corrective action investigations

  • Value stream mapping experience

  • Understanding of learning organization models and approaches


To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

With 30+ years of proven spaceflight heritage, Sierra Space has provided more than 4,000 space systems, subsystems and components to customers worldwide, and participated in more than 500 missions to space, including to Mars. The company has technology in production and in development to enable space habitats for short- and long-duration space travel, a fleet of Dream Chaser spaceplanes, and the first free-flying commercial space station.  Please visit to learn more about Sierra Space, its business areas, capabilities, programs, products and services.