Position Description

ITSM Automation Analyst
Work Location Richmond, VA
Job Code 12164
# of openings 1
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As an ITSM Automation Analyst you will be responsible for analyzing IT operational processes within production control, disaster recovery, and patching to develop recommendations for automation and streamlining of processes.

As an ITSM Automation Analyst, You Will:

  • Conduct a current state assessment to understand process and areas for improvement
  • Analyze and understand business and operational processes best practices within the industry standard.
  • Identify and communicate the technical software requirements.
  • Design automated process solutions in accordance with standard design principles and conventions.
  • Configure new automated processes and objects using core workflow principles that are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand.
  • Develop recommendations that can be leveraged to streamline processes and develop multiple automation recommendations.
  • Work as a self-starter who delivers high quality work and can adapt to new challenges, either on their own or as part of a team.

To Be Successful, You Need:

  • A good mix of business processes and IT skills, business thinking and a client focused mindset
  • Good written skills with the ability to clearly document and explain business processes and automated solution designs.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to present technical details to a non-technical audience.
  • A working knowledge of current business processes and the ability to understand new business processes.
  • Experience working with tools such as BMC Remedy, Kinetic and ITSM systems such as CMDBs.
  • The ability to conceptualize automated solutions and understand the prescribed design architecture.
  • An understanding of workflow-based logic and the ability to both understand a business process from a workflow diagram, and to illustrate a written process description as a workflow diagram.
  • The ability to work with a structured and methodical approach, combined with an enquiring mind.
  • An understanding of formal change control procedures and disciplines.
  • An aptitude for problem solving, with the ability to take a logical route to the source of an error.
  • University degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years of related work experience
  • Strong working knowledge of the Service Management core architecture, workflows, API, and ITSM module (Service Catalog, Change, Incident, Problem, Asset, CMDB, and Knowledge)

Bonus Points if you have:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in working with data center operations specifically
  • Experience working within a larger financial institution
  • Advanced ITIL or ISO 20000 certifications
  • Experience developing CMDB solutions, including definition of CI’s
  • Experience in leading larger process improvement projects

We Hire Great People. Period.   

If this description sounds like you and if you’re an ITSM Automation Analyst allstar -  then we want to hear from you.

Why Work at xScion?

  • We have an amazing culture – We were named ‘Best Places to Work in VA’ in 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019
  • We are poised for rapid growth – We are on the cutting edge of digital transformation in healthcare, education and finance and continuously welcoming new clients to the xScion family.
  • We believe in your continuous development – We invest in our teams’ development, paying for certifications and trainings to improve their skills because we are committed to being the best at what we do.
  • You’ll work with the best – We only hire great people.
  • And because we truly care about you and our clients. - We are run by real people for real people, creating flexibility, balance, respect and fun in the workplace.

We Offer Great Benefits:

We not only offer standard benefits like great medical, dental, 401(k) match, flex spending and more, but we also offer unique perks such 11 holidays (including your birthday!), 3 weeks of paid time off, company events, games, and many other things that inspire balance and flexibility.

We’re Transforming Businesses:

xScion is a SMART Strategy and Transformation Consulting Firm that accelerates innovation to transform business performance for Healthcare, Financial Services and Education enterprises nationwide. xScion’s SMART Solutions include Strategy, Data and Enterprise Operations services to help clients achieve organizational breakthroughs in less time, with greater precision.

Want to Learn More about xScion? 

Check us at out on www.xscion.com or socially at LinkedIn, Twitter and Glassdoor.

 At xScion, we celebrate diversity in all forms. xScion is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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