Business Analyst (Software Development) - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-12
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Macdill Afb
Florida
33608
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION


• The Business Analyst is a key member of the Software Engineering team in support of the Headquarters, U.S. Central Command J6 mission.


• The Business Analyst will be communicating with customer and users to understand their requirements and present the requirements document in a manner which is understandable by customer and developers.


• Effectively communicate with stakeholders and illustrate wireframes, prototypes, workflows, and use case diagram.


Skills and Knowledge Requirements


• Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and software methodologies like Waterfall, Agile and SCRUM


• Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, business process descriptions, competitive product analysis, and workflow analysis.


• Communicate complex ideas in a clear, concise manner across functional and technical divisions.


• Collect and analyze the business requirements and transfer the knowledge to the development team.


• Develop wireframes, workflows, use case diagrams, and business requirement document.


• Analyzing and documenting different system flows, process flows and work flow


• Manage requirements and track requirements status throughout the project.


• Ensure requirements are within project scope and enforce change management when necessary.


• The candidate must have excellent documentation and analysis skills to create requirements specification.


• Ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written) with stakeholders to define application requirements.


• Analytical thinking, problem solving skills for complex business processes.


• A strong understanding of web-based application and SharePoint application.

 
• Ability to perform business analyst work including developing project documentation, communications, providing project and deliverable status updates.


• Experience in creating and executing test plans, test cases, test scenarios and test scripts depending on requirements


• Advanced knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office tools, to include Visio


• Familiarity with Microsoft Project Server, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, and BMC Remedy workflows for task management


• Multi-tasking and self-motivated.


• The ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment where each day provides a new set of challenges under short time constraints involving complex network configuration and requirements


• Knowledge of U.S. Department of Defense security requirements, regulations, policies, and procedures

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:


• Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.

 

• Active Secret clearance is required.


• 5+ years of experience as a requirements analyst, business analyst, software project manager, or software engineer


Desired Education and Skills:


• ITIL v3 Foundation certification desired