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Functional Analyst

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

Posted about 2 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Functional Analyst

Location: Richmond, VA 23219

Term: 5 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Understand the operational systems of a client in order to discover and document required modifications to improve both business and technical processing.
  • Drive to detailed requirements and translate them into technical design specifications to be used by internal staff to develop the system modifications.
  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis to identify system gaps and deficiencies that require a business, technical or blended approach for resolution.
  • Diagram proposed modifications using architecture and data flow diagrams, so that both technical staff and executive management can understand what must be done.
  • Propose alternative solutions that balance cost and benefit, and adequately test a solution’s feasibility for business and technical compatibility.
  • Document current state processes where documentation is missing or out of date.
  • Collaborate with staff, vendors, consultants, and contractors as they are engaged on tasks to formulate, detail and test potential and implemented solutions.
  • Ensure documentation of requirements and uses cases are completed.
  • Facilitate requirements and design sessions for assigned projects.
  • Participate with the Quality Analyst and Tester in defining test objectives, and designing test plans and test cases for assigned deliveries.
  • Assist in the design of reusable regression tests on existing applications.
  • Report to management on status of work for milestones and deliverables.
  • Provide analysis for opportunities to define and measure progress with metrics present findings to project team and management for adoption and implementation.
  • Provide analysis and documentation for continuous improvement and drive to excellence within the Functional Analyst, QA and Testing team.
  • Must be proficient in business process management concepts on BPM tools. Strong experience in creating business process models.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 10+ years of experience and proven ability to cull customer requirements and prioritize them into key requirements.
  • 10+ years of experience in eliciting requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases.
  • 10+ years of experience delivering business and systems analysis artifacts.
  • 10+ years of experience with large, multi-module systems.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!