Systems Application Analyst Advisor

CSRA   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 180 days ago

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    Analyzes complex business problems to be solved with automated systems.  Provides technical expertise in identifying, evaluating, and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements.  Makes decisions and sets the direction for complex analysis.  Configures system settings and options, leads, plans and executes unit integration and acceptance testing, and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements.  Designs details of automated systems.  Provides consultation to users in the area of automated systems.  Leads cross-functional linked teams to address business or systems issues. Resolve complex analyses and come up with leading edge solutions to business problems.


        Eliciting and capturing business requirements in an Agile software development environment.

        Managing work using Agile Scrum & Kanban boards

        Decomposing Epics into Features and User Stories down to detailed functional and nonfunctional requirements

        Developing business & system use cases

        Facilitating the Team in developing acceptance criteria for user stories

        Creating Business Objects reports to demonstrate/showcase issues and/or solutions.

        Serving as a proxy Product Owner and/or Scrum Master

        Creating User Interface wire frames as necessary

        Modeling process flows using tools like MS Visio

        Validating requirements fulfillment

        Documenting standard operating procedures and maintaining the release information radiator for the Team

        Working with Tier 3 support to troubleshoot & resolve production incidents

        Documenting and managing business rules, risks, issues, and dependencies


    Qualifications: 8+ years of experience, with work on at least one IT project within the past three years


    Required Education: Bachelors; Preferred: Masters


    Required Skills:

        Business Analysis – Epics/Features/User Stories/Requirements: 5+ years.

        Able to comprehend the database structure and the relationship of data in the data warehouse environment

        Software Development Lifecycle experience at all phases:4+ years

        Agile Experience: 2+ years

        Ability to handle a fastpaced Agile software development environment

        Experience using Agile Tools such as JIRA

        Ability to develop & decompose Epics, Features, and User Stories