System Analyst Job at Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation Nigeria

Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation Nigeria (MGIC) is a non-profit affiliate of UMB with a mission to administratively support international operations of UMB Principal Investigators. Our purpose is to provide the administrative infrastructure for sizable and sustained operations outside of the U.S.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: System Analyst

Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • Providing the delivery team with the domain knowledge support to facilitate effective disposition of all service requests
  • Works with business users to elicit high-level requirements and capture business needs
  • Clearly articulates and documents business functional requirements
  • Review Customer/Clients Business Requirements/Request (CBR), Business Problems Statement and Create Business Functional Requirements (BFR)
  • Conducting reviews with all Team on Technical Deliveries
  • Performs requirements analysis in conjunction with the Technical Design Team & Technical Architects
  • Engage with client on requirements and application Review Solution & Design


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar technical discipline; or, equivalent demonstrable experience.


  • Minimum of 7 years of technology experience
  • 5 years hands-on technical roles in the field and relies on experience
  • Successful full life-cycle implementation of a least 2 major projects

Specialized knowledge:

  • Good background in Data Base design in Microsoft SQL and Access.
  • Background in Microsoft .NET, Visual Basic, Excel, Word, Outlook and HTML.
  • Good working knowledge skills with Microsoft Office Products, Microsoft Visio, and Microsoft Project.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on task completion.
  • Internal and External Stakeholder Management.
  • Knowledge of project management methods
  • Able to continuously meet targets and surpass expectations.
  • Articulate and well presented.
  • Having the necessary drive and enthusiasm required for a tough competitive industry. Extensive knowledge of data processing, hardware platforms, and enterprise software applications.
  • Technical experience with systems networking, databases, Web development, and user support.


  • Strong project management skills with effective results focus within an information systems environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of standards, procedures and guidelines to support operational processes.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities;
  • A results oriented individual who thrives working in a fast-paced environment

Application Closing Date
1st March, 2018.

Method of Application 
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online