System Analyst

Crayon 🖍️

Note: This is a role for one of our clients, not for Crayon.




Role Description

This organisation is looking for a talented System Analyst to join the software development team. You will be responsible for helping to build out a world-class software platform. You will need to perform root cause analysis and consult with a variety of stakeholders including the CEO, end users and software developers. You must be conscientious and a pragmatic problem-solver with a natural curiosity to learn how things work. A healthy spirit of adventure and sense of humour would be helpful.


R30,000 – R50,000 per month (Negotiable based on experience)


  • Take what is often a one-line feature request and build it into a complete requirement that can be handed over to software developers
  • Consult with a wide variety of stakeholders from the CEO to end users and software developers
  • Ensure timeous quality implementations
  • Be a driving force in the system development life cycle and get involved wherever required to achieve the goals and take ownership
  • Perform root cause analysis on issues experienced


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills using logical pragmatic reasoning 
  • Must have a strong concern for order, quality and accuracy
  • Must have a meticulous approach to work 
  • Ability to work fast and must have self-learning abilities 
  • Results oriented and eager to work hard and smart 
  • Good written and verbal skills 
  • Experience in writing relatively complex SQL database queries 
  • A passion for Africa and willingness to work in the developing world context is optional 
  • Seniority level

    Mid-Senior level

  • Employment type


  • Job function

    Information Technology, Analyst, and Strategy/Planning

  • Industries

    Financial Services, Investment Management, and Information Technology and Services