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Job Title
System Analyst
Employment Type
Full Time
4 to 10 years
Job Published
30 June 2022
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Job Description

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Systems Analyst at an Investment customer based in Cape Town.



  • Do technical design of applications based on business processes and requirements documentation, aligned with architectural guidelines.
  • Do the Logical system design (independent of technology) and create Use Case Realisation Documentation and a Logical Data Model
  • Create System Integration Specifications
  • Design and document web services
  • Analyse existing landscape for services that can be reused
  • Identify and analyse Non-Functional Requirements and include in technical documentation.
  • Provide input to Functional specifications as required
  • Provide input into Quality Management Plan
  • Assist with quality reviews
  • Provide input to software development plans
  • Provide input to the scoping and estimation process.



  • 5 years relevant experience in systems analysis and design
  • Sound Understanding of Object-Orientation
  • Sound UML experience
  • Sound understanding of service design
  • Solid expertise in MS SQL
  • Experience using service integration testing tools e.g. SoapUI, Postman etc.
  • Documenting technical/system processes
  • At least 8 years IT experience
  • Exposure to Information Governance, BI (Business Intelligence) and Enterprise Data Programs, preferably recently
  • Understanding of data management frameworks
  • Experience working with cross business data domains
  • Exposure to the asset management industry
  • Understanding of the SDLC Methodology
  • Relevant programming languages
  • Problem Analysis and Problem-Solving Techniques
  • Impact Analysis Techniques
  • Documentation Frameworks, Tools and Standards
  • Understanding of Project Management Principles
  • High level understanding of Enterprise Test Methodology
  • Understanding of BPMN or similar business process language would be advantageous
  • Exposure to the asset management industry


Qualifications/ Certification:

  • Computer Science degree, IT Diploma or equivalent in experience
  • Any secondary qualifications with emphasis on technical related courses such as systems design, OO A&D methodology and SO methodology will be a strong advantage



  • Strong analytical, data & numerical ability
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • Conceptual thinker (big picture), logical (process) thinker and implementation level thinking
  • Good communication skills
  • Action and results orientation
  • Quality orientation
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team
  • Knowledge seeking and learning orientation
  • Ability to perform impact analysis, at all levels, i.e. conceptual, logical and implementation
  • Ability to translate business requirements, business processes and architecture requirements into technical designs
  • Able to guide and provide input into testing requirements


Behavioural Competencies:

  • Planning and organising to deliver results and meet expectations
  • Problem solving and prioritising skills
  • Good communication/interpersonal skills
  • Relationship development and networking
  • Client service orientated
  • Action / results orientated
  • Detailed orientated
  • Numerical skills
  • Ownership of tasks
  • High energy
  • Self-starter
  • Sound decision-making skills
  • Ability to avoid “analysis paralysis”
  • Resilience
  • Perseverance