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Title:Business Analyst
Location:Laurel, MD
Openings:1
Type:Contract

 

Position: Business Analyst

Location: Laural, MD

Duration:12-Months+

Rate: $60/HR

 

Job Duties:

 

Take initiative in performance, working with groups to effectively accomplish

project objectives and engage in the following activities. As a Business Analyst,

you will work closely with the Product Owner and development team members by:

 

* Refining operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering

information; evaluating output requirements and formats.

 

* Supplying new user stories or use cases by analyzing requirements; constructing

workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities; writing specifications.

 

* Improve the system(s) by studying current practices and suggesting required

modifications.

 

* Recommends controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures.

 

* Maintaining system protocols by writing and updating procedures.

 

* Providing references for users by writing and maintaining user documentation;

providing input to operations help desk support, user training needs, etc.

 

* Preparing technical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information

and trends.

 

* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

 

* Perform tasks efficiently and work together with team to ensure project success.

As a Software Development Tester you will be responsible for all aspects of software

testing. Working within the development team you will:

 

* Plan, design, and author effective test cases.

 

* Evaluate and test new or modified software programs and software development

procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and

conform to established guidelines.

 

* Learn and use enterprise tools for test management, execution and reporting to

enhance the overall software testing process.

 

* Develop automated tests for your test cases and integrate your automations into

test suites when determined as an effective and efficient means of executing tests.

 

* Review computer operating logs to identify program processing errors; utilize

tools to interrogate databases and data stores to determine proper application

behavior.

 

* Observes computer monitoring/performance metrics during program test to detect

error codes or interruption of program; record and report errors using enterprise

tools available to the project.

 

* Identifies differences between established standards and user applications and

suggests modifications to conform to standards.

 

* Conduct compatibility tests with vendor-provided programs; test

implementations/integrations with third party platforms.

 

* Monitors program performance after implementation to prevent reoccurrence of

program operating problems and ensure efficiency of operation.

 

* Write documentation to describe program evaluation, testing, and correction.

 

Required Qualifications:

 

* Proven ability to "translate" technical practices and terminology to business

owners and stakeholders and to "translate" business requirements to technical teams

 

* Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced start-up environment.

 

* Attention to detail and strong analytical and conceptual skills; ability to create

original concepts and theories for a variety of projects.

 

* Bachelor's degree in business, information systems or related discipline, or

equivalent and extensive related project experience; M.B.A. or MPA preferred.

 

* Five to seven years of experience in IT, with a minimum of two years in business

process design.

 

Desired Qualifications:

 

* Experience with Agile software development is a plus.

 

Environments and Tools

 

* Visual Studio 2015

 

* MS SQL 2014 R2

 

* MS Project




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