Kforce Business Analyst 3 in Ashburn, Virginia

Kforce has a client in search of a Business Analyst 3 in Ashburn, Virginia (VA).Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for translating high-level business requirements into functional specifications for input into application activities.

  • Interact with subject matter experts, application development, implementation support, and production support staff to define functional specifications that meet user's requirements and are technically appropriate

  • Create and write stories based on analysis of business requirements

  • Test and validate stories were developed to business requirements

  • Assist in analysis and reporting of testing defects when requested

  • Provide implementation and post implementation support

  • Coordinate and report on project progress and accomplishments

  • Write knowledge articles and documentation that describes features and functionality for technical and business users

  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create alternative solutions to moderately complex problems

  • Uses own judgment to determine optimal solutions to recommend

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering related to Information Technology

  • Certified Scrum Master

  • ITIL Foundation certified - intermediate certifications or ITIL Expert certification are a bonus

  • Business Analyst with 5 years or more of Business Analysis, IT Operations, and Process Analysis and Design experience

  • 2 years of experience in IT process management/re-engineering initiatives

  • Experience with ServiceNow

  • Experience in workflow analysis, design, and process re-engineering principles

  • Experience writing and editing Process documentation and must be familiar with Knowledge Management

  • Broad business and management knowledge

  • Knowledge of defect tracking tools

  • Understanding of IT concepts (like files/interfaces, structures, reports, and UI, etc.)

  • Understanding of Verification and Validation Techniques (Testing & Reviews)

  • Demonstrate deep knowledge of IT processes and frameworks (ITIL, SDLC, COBIT etc.), as well as Scrum and Agile implementation methods

  • They have a proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills are required

  • Analysis techniques (competitive and benchmarking analysis, stakeholder analysis, cost benefit analysis, GAP analysis, feasibility analysis, SWOT analysis, etc.)

  • Requirement development (elicitation analysis, documentation)

  • Requirements management (version control, traceability, change management)

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours