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Alexandria, Virginia - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 7 December 2017
 
 
DXC Technology has an immediate need in our US Public Sector group for a Business Analyst Specialist - Active DOD Public Secret Clearance in Alexandria, VA.
Job Description: This Business Analyst (BA) role supports the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) service delivery engagement supporting the Task Order 17 TPharm4 and Claims Modernization (Option 2). The role includes eliciting business requirements for minor enhancements and releases, performing system troubleshooting and defect resolution. The BA interacts directly with clients, users and all members of the project team, acting as the conduit between stakeholders, users and the software delivery organization. Responsibilities include documenting business objectives and business processes, defining functional requirements and business rules, validating system design and testing artifacts, and assisting in testing and deploying the solution. Works with clients to determine application deployment readiness, and to respond to clients calls for assistance. Provides level 2 response to trouble tickets. On-call duties are required.
Position Details:
As a BA, the candidate will interact directly with clients, users and all members of the project team, acting as the conduit between stakeholders, users and the software delivery organization. Key responsibilities include: documenting business objectives and business processes, defining functional requirements and business rules, validating system design and testing artifacts, and assisting in testing and deploying the solution. Works with clients to determine application deployment readiness, and to respond to clients calls for assistance. Provides level 2 response to trouble tickets. On-call duties are rotated among the team.

The ideal BA must be able to apply business and analytical skills using established frameworks, methodologies, and processes. DXC BAs are comfortable working as a team member or team leader, working independently, or in multidisciplinary project teams. They are adaptable, resourceful, and can tailor their approach to fit different organizational cultures.

The BA will act as a liaison between the client and technical solutions/support groups, using advanced communication skills to elicit, document, analyze and validate business processes, systems, and solution requirements. The BA will coordinate and participate in all aspects of the business cycle, including proposals, feasibility studies, and implementations.

This person will be an effective communicator, self-motivated, and able to work proactively in a dynamic environment with Clients, Applications Delivery Team Members, Project Managers, Business Analysts, and Business Operations Team Members.

Qualifications:
Candidate needs to have a Department of Defense Public Trust Clearance.

Business Analysts in this role will have successfully demonstrated the following skills over a minimum of six (6) years of progressive, directly related job experience.
Requirements Elicitation researching, interviewing
Facilitation Preparing and leading workshops (e. g., JAD) and information-gathering sessions
Requirements Determination using structured, repeatable processes for documenting, analyzing and validating requirements
Business Analysis Evaluating information from multiple sources; decomposing high-level information into details; abstracting low-level information; distinguishing requests vs. needs; distinguishing requirements from solutions; and classifying, synthesizing, and prioritizing requirements
Structured Requirements: capturing details with precision; driving out ambiguity; ensuring consistent understanding across clients, designers and testers
Business Process Modeling Documenting and diagramming current state business processes, then deriving and documenting/diagramming desired/future state high-level business processes
Scope Management defining scope, managing expectations, identifying potential change
Requirements Management creating and maintaining baselines and traceability
Change Management identifying, assessing and managing changes
Issue & Risk management identifying, managing, mitigating and escalating
Creativity and Problem Solving bringing innovative ideas to complex problems
Collaboration building relationships and working effectively with internal and external teams, at all organizational levels
Flexibility: Candidates must be flexible and able to adapt quickly and confidently to rapidly changing roles, objectives and priorities.
Leadership Communicating vision clearly; providing inspiration, mentoring and feedback

Effective Communication:
o Verbal: explaining, questioning, exploring and listening
o Written: presenting information and communicating concepts to business and technical audiences at all levels.
Effective Presentations Preparing and delivering at the right level of detail for each audience and deliver with a communicative, professional and engaging style
Educational background should include a Bachelor s degree in a technical or business discipline or equivalent experience and a minimum of 6 years related experience or a Master s degree and a minimum of 4 years of experience.

Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America
IT
Government
USD
DXC Technology
DXC Technology
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12/7/2017 6:52:18 AM

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