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Business Analyst

  • Location: Richmond, VA, 23219
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Business Analyst

Location: Richmond, VA 23219

Term: 5 Months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Conducts project initiation activities to identify new problems and objectives related to computer applications and identifies issues to be addressed in the Requirements Definition Phase. 
  • Conducts requirements elicitation and documentation for new applications or enhancements to current applications.
  • Works with business and Information Systems staff to determine needs and produce an SDLC compliant Requirements Definition document that completely and clearly defines the requirements within the established time frame.
  • Ensures documented requirements are clear, concise, complete, and meet established agency guidelines and standards.
  • Assists with the development of applicable processes and templates as needed and directed by project leadership to ensure documentation is in a standard, easy to use, and repeatable format.
  • Attends application design and development scrum meetings to represent business needs and requirements during design and development processes. 

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5+ years of extensive experience in business and systems analysis, requirements documentation, system development life cycle, and agile application development methodologies such as Scrum.
  • 5+ years of extensive experience defining and documenting user requirements from multiple sources, with the ability to prepare complex documents to effectively relay these requirements to both business users and developers. 
  • 5+ years of extensive experience supporting application development, maintenance, and implementation, systems analysis and design, and business process improvement.
  • 5+ years of extensive experience defining and documenting business processes and mapping or developing processes in a new system.
  • Considerable experience in testing complex systems to determine that business needs are met.
  • Experience conducting meetings and documenting project decisions.
  • Ability to successfully participate in a development team, help foster a team environment, and effectively communicate both orally and in writing.

Even better if you have:

  • Familiarity with web application software development projects using .Net.
  • Familiarity with documenting requirements in Microsoft Team Foundation Server.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!