Business Analyst II

Clearance Level
Business Process Analysis
West Des Moines, Iowa

REQ#: RQ118783

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on a Business Analyst II joining our team to support the CMS Quality Data Analytics and Services (QDAS) contract.

A Business Analyst II:

Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs. 

Formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies. 

Writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs. 

Provides consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist.

In this role, a typical day will include:

Identifying and analyzing business needs, conducting requirements gathering, and defining scope and objectives for new and ongoing project.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to identifying and eliminating duplication, streamlining, centralizing and business improvement processes

Managing the creation of backlog items (i.e. user stories). Managing feature and epic creation.

Maintaining current project documentation and updating as necessary.

Partnering with business process owners and management on strategic initiatives

May be responsible for resolution of complex problems escalated by lower level consultants

Coaching and providing guidance to less-experienced professionals


BA/BS and or 5+ years of work experience

Proficiency with Atlassian Tools including Jira and Confluence.

Proven experience with in large data and analytic projects.

Functional knowledge of Agile principles and methodologies.

US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust

Experience with telecommuting, working from a home office

  • •    US Citizen or Permanent Resident
    •    Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust
    •    Experience with telecommuting, working from a home office

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Medicaid and Medicare programs. Experience with Medicare Quality Programs highly preferred.

Experience with Health Care Industry

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.