Business Analyst

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Software Engineering
Location
Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland

REQ#: RQ105796

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.  GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

The Business Analyst provides the following support:

  • Works as part of an Agile software team utilizing the Scrum framework, acting as the pivotal resource that bridges customer expectations and team output.
  • Acts as a leadership resource as needed, providing guidance on business workflow and customer needs.
  • Facilitates Agile ceremonies on less-mature teams.
  • Analyzes business and technical processes to help formulate effective solutions.
  • Works with customers on a daily basis to define project scope and objectives.
  • Prepares moderately complex business-technical documentation such as flow charts, models, procedures, and system specifications to be presented both internally and externally.
  • Conducts feasibility studies to assist in determining if potential designs meet provided functional requirements.
  • Utilizes business expertise to provide feedback and direction for the preparation and maintenance of system user documentation.
  • Utilizes work-tracking software such as Team Foundation Server (TFS), Azure DevOps (ADO), or JIRA to assist in team workflow planning and provide project level reporting to assist in delivery of contract reporting requirements.
     

The successful candidate will have the following traits:

  • Is a leader, comfortable coordinating diverse teams of individuals.
  • Is highly-organized, able to maintain structure and efficiency even in chaotic environments.
  • Is a strong-communicator, able to maintain clear communication with a diverse team of individuals and eloquently communicate complex topics to non-technical individuals.
  • Is a problem-solver, able to resolve issues without granular direction.
  • Is technically-inclined, able to gain proficiency with disparate business applications quickly.
  • Is flexible, able to multi-task effectively to meet delivery requirements in an often-shifting landscape.
  • Is quick-learner, able to quickly learn applications and provide support to new users.
  • Is a facilitator, able to create content and provide training to new users.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, math, or equivalent and 5 years of related work experience.
  • Security Clearance – Secret (active within the past two calendar years)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Agile Software Development Methodology, specifically SCRUM and KANBAN frameworks.
  • Experience with workload tracking software such as Team Foundation Server (TFS), Azure DevOps (ADO), or JIRA.
  • Experience interacting working in the DoD or Federal landscape.

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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.