Science Research Specialist I (Business Systems Analyst)

20 Apr 2022 1:48 PM

Science Research Specialist I (Business Systems Analyst)



POSITION TITLE : Science Research Specialist I

SG 13

DIVISION: Computer Software Division
Education : Bachelor’s/College Degree of any IT related course such as Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, etc.
Experience : None required
Training : None required
Eligibility : None required
Other Requirements :
  • Understanding of the generic Software Development Lifecycle stages and the processes under each stage.
  • Must have an excellent problem solving and business analysis skills – ability to understand business objectives and translate them into system requirements.
  • Must have knowledge and experience in web development tools e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
  • Must know how to convert processes into diagrams using Unified Modeling Language (UML).
  • Must have an excellent oral, written, and client presentation skills.
  • Must be able to work well with a team, communicate well with the group, adaptable to circumstances, self-motivated, teachable and fast learner.
  • Knowledge and experience on applications in creating mockups and wireframes is a plus.
  • Knowledge in BPMN is a plus.
  • Can work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be willing to work in Quezon City.
Duties and Responsibilities:

Under general supervision and direction, HE/SHE shall perform the following:

  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external clients to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: (Functional requirements (Business Requirements Document), iii. Use Cases, Interface designs)
  • Conduct user experience research to be implemented on the design
  • Create interactive system prototype using the latest prototyping tool such as Axure, Figma, and Invision Studio.
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Work independently with users to define concepts and under direction of project managers
  • Interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Interact in a professional manner with diverse groups such as executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Serve as the bridge between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
  • Be the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.
  • Handle minor task tickets which may be specific to software programmer, software tester, or system administrator
  • Participate in events and other activities (e.g., exhibits, meetings, and seminars) needed for the project
  • Perform other tasks as may be assigned from time to time.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent addressed to Ms. JOANNA G. SYJUCO, Computer Software Division’s Division Chief, DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute at to and cc: along with the following:

  1. Updated Personal Data Sheet;
  2. Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV's)
  3. Diploma and TOR;
  4. Certificate/s of employment; and
  5. Training certificate/s.

Preferred mailing address: ALaM Project <Position> <LastName, FirstName>

*Requirements with incomplete documents shall not be entertained.

As an advocate of the Equal Employment Opportunity Principle (EEOP), the DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute encourages and welcomes all applicants regardless of age, religion, political affiliation including persons with a disability, members of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities.