Functional Analyst Advisor - EHR Business Analysis (Remote) - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Falls Church | Usa
United States

GDIT is seeking a professional with electronic health record experience for a software development and support contract. This position works with clinicians, developers, and federal staff to document changes and requirements for clinical applications.

  • Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects.
  • Performs technical assessments aimed at improving client systems.
  • Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships.
  • Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion.
  • Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis.
  • Develops new systems or updates existing systems to meet client needs.
  • Serves as technical advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation.
  • Generates recommendations in the form of technical briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel.
  • Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects.
  • Identifies emerging relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes and systems.
  • Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials.
  • Responds to inquiries from the client, clinicians, field personnel, developers, and other customers.
  • Submits status reports to the PMO and reports on contract metrics.
  • Performs training and attends office hours.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • May serve as technical team or task lead.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Opportunity to work primarily from home with a geographically dispersed team.


  • 8+ years of experience with requirements analysis and engineering using SDLC Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Level 5 clearance.
  • Experience with Health IT and EHR systems, a plus.
  • Knowledge of the VA and IHS environments, a plus.
  • Experience creating process and data flow diagrams, prototypes/wireframes.
  • Experience managing change control activities, including product backlogs, scope management, and impact and gap analysis.
  • Knowledge of system development methodology and project management.
  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of applications.
  • Working knowledge of Team Foundation Server and/or Azure DevOps a plus.
  • Proven ability to work on a remote/distributed team.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.
  • IIBA certification Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) or PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA), highly desired.
  • Agile certification such as Scrum Alliance CSM or Scaled Agile SAFe considered a plus.