Systems Analyst

Posted by
The Nature Conservancy
Arlington, VA
Published 5 days ago

About Us

Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive.

 We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. Whether it’s career development, work/life balance, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC. Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all of our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued.

Position Summary

The Systems Analyst II is responsible for assisting with analyzing, supporting and performing Enterprise Production Operations services to optimize organizations efficiency. They will support enhancing the reliability, availability, and performance of Enterprise Production Operations activities through-out the organization. They will perform prompt and effective day to day information services to business users and provide Tier II support. The services supplied by this person are in the areas of secure managed file transfers, vendor interface management, production processing, test execution and job schedule monitoring. These services are provided for The Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) Constituent Relationship Management, Financial Management, Human Resource Management and Managed File Transfer systems. 


  • Assist with performing day-to-day Enterprise Production Operations tasks and activities.
  • Develop, execute, maintain, and monitor business processes and process schedules.
  • Development and maintain KPI reports and dashboard.
  • Configure, maintain, and automate secure data transmissions.
  • Develop, maintain, and streamline Enterprise Production Operations procedures and documentation.
  • Participate in incident response activities and provide Tier III support using established protocols.
  • Perform analysis to resolve product shortcoming.
  • Perform testing for system configuration changes, upgrades, and vendor interfaces.
  • Translate basic business requirements into operational processes and schedule design.
  • Resolve Enterprise Production Operations issues independently or collectivity as part of a team.
  • Perform regression testing of job schedules and business process configurations within new releases.
  • Manage and execute change deployments, process flow, and software configuration.
  • Work with key business users to educate in the area of Production Operations.
  • Willing to travel and work flexible hours.
  •  Serve as backup to Enterprise Production Operations team members.
  •  Assist with innovation for continuous process improvement.


Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technical discipline and three years’ experience or equivalent combination
  • Strong business and systems analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience with data encryption and transfer protocols
  • Experience developing and maintaining technical documentation
  • SQL and shell scripting
  • Experience with the use of Microsoft Office programs
  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Multi-cultural or cross-cultural experience appreciated
  • Basic vendor management skills.
  • Proactive identification and resolution of issues 
  • Experience providing excellent customer service to business end-users
  • Experience in Information Systems in production control and job scheduling
  • Experience with change and configuration deployments a plus
  • Experience with Operating and Service Level Agreements a plus
  • Working knowledge of Share Point and Power BI a plus
  • Working knowledge of APIs and other systems integration technologies and methodologies
  • Working knowledge of Database Management System
  • Working knowledge of and experience with cloud computing
  • Ability to coordinate efforts with peers, end-users, representatives from other departments and external partners.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and written and oral communications skills.
  • Self-starter and able to perform with little supervision
  • Strong ability to ensure understanding of priorities; to focus on priorities; and to communicate resource or schedule issues in advance


How to Apply

To view the full position description and apply, please visit Applications will be reviewed in the order they’re received and the position will remain open until filled. If you experience technical issues, please refer to our applicant user guide or contact

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Please visit our career center for a full list of all our open positions globally – new positions are posted often!


About Us

Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required


Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Arlington, VA
Associated Location
4245 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203

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