Senior Business Analyst

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18

Job Description

Halfaker and Associates, an award winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Software Engineering and IT Infrastructure to improve the health, security and well-being of all Americans. Our commitment to excellence and our vision to “Continue to Serve” has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies in the health, defense, security and intelligence sectors. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we have employees nationwide and were recently named a 2017 Top Work Place by the Washington Post. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with Halfaker.

Halfaker has an opening for a Senior Business Analyst to join our talented team. The key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Lead Agile requirements management activities; leading the analysis of user needs to determine functional, cross-functional, and technical requirements
  • Development and elaboration of user stories and decomposition of stories into backlog items
  • Perform functional analysis and allocation to identify required tasks and their interrelationships
  • Participate in testing to validate requirements and integration
  • Use IBM Rational Jazz tool to manage user stories, requirements, test cases, test results, and to provide traceability back to business needs
  • Collaborate with engineers on systems integration in an Agile manner

Required Skills

  • Highly motivated and analytical; proven problem-solving abilities
  • Ability and enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide expertise across numerous facets of the program including; Configuration Management, Strategic Planning, Knowledge Management, Business Analysis and Technical Analysis.
  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Excellent formal business writing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to learn new skills, new client environments, and grow domain expertise
  • Ability to conduct independent research to lead or support the resolution of complex questions and issues
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting

Required Experience

  • 5 Years of relevant experiance
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business or related scientific /technical discipline

Substitution

  • 8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education

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