Sr Business Analyst

REI Systems   •  

Sterling, VA

Industry: Technical Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 29 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Participate and drive the requirements gathering sessions with the customer and other stakeholders
  • Participate in analysis and design of the proposed solutions - facilitates the development of multiple solution options to address the business needs
  • Identify and understands customer expectations as part of the requirements gathering process
  • Act as the primary point of contact for all communication needs during the requirements gathering phase with the customer
  • Ensure that the proposed solution concepts are aligned with existing enterprise framework solution
  • Work with Application programmers to develop proposed solution prototypes in an iterative manner
  • Prepare project documentation like meeting minutes, business process documents and other process workflow diagrams as required
  • Act as the SME for the business domain and conduct/manage the knowledge transfer with the testing and development teams
  • Assist the development and testing teams during the execution phase with functional expertise as required
  • Assist the implementation team in conducting the User Acceptance Testing of the developed solution
  • Assist the project manager/project lead with project closeout activities
  • Understand the business processes, the underlying data, and cross-cutting data sets for various systems within the business unit
  • Understand the business and respond to the customer's data needs
  • Understand the business needs and using the knowledge of the data, prepare meaningful reports using datasets available through existing systems and datasets external to the customer unit.
  • Perform data validation and quality assurance
  • Ensure data integrity between the different cross cut reports produced through the system.
  • Research and identify root cause/data issues
  • Work with database analysts, operations and reporting teams to address identified data integrity issues
  • Perform advanced analysis on the data
  • Support data analysis to study outliers and to understand the health of new programs within the customer unit
  • Work with researchers and domain experts to prepare case studies on specific segments of data
  • When required, present such information in a compelling manner using infographics and other tools
  • Serve as the liaison between the customer unit and the solution teams internal to the corporation for information needs
  • Ensure timely delivery of reports, and manage conflicting priorities and customer expectations

All interested applicants will be required to provide artefacts – documentation from previous project, write-up, blogs/articles, user stories, user requirements, business process documents, UAT scenarios

Other similar professional duties maybe assigned as needed

Qualifications

You have:

  • Bachelor's degree in business and management, human resources, information systems, computer science, or another related field
  • Master's degree in related field may be substituted for three years' experience

Technical Requirements for the Sr.Business Data Analyst:

  • Six to eight years of experience working with web-based applications in the areas of requirements gathering, requirements definition and analysis, and preparing Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
  • Experience with full Software development life cycle of typical IT projects
  • Strong analysis and critical thinking and strong presentation skills.
  • Good analytical thinking skills and a team player
  • Sound understanding of Web based programming languages and scripts is a plus
  • Excellent Communication, Interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects (if required) and good documentation skills