IT Business Analyt

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The Leidos NISC III program is looking for a IT Business Analyst (BA) to join our team in Washington, DC to support the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The ideal candidate will:
  • Analyze the business needs of clients and stakeholders to help identify business problems and propose solutions
  • Function as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes and information systems in support of multiple IT projects
  • Understand business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals
  • Research, plan and recommend software and system choices to meet the organization's business requirement
  • Formally document business, functional and technical requirements and tracks any changes to them by producing and using System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) deliverable documents, including functional requirements specifications, requirements traceability matrices (RTMs), use cases, workflow diagrams and data flow diagrams
  • Interact with the customers to know their requirements, work with designers to convey the possible interface of the software, communicate with the development team to keep track of system development
  • Meets with the end users to review and validate the business and functional requirements and performs system testing with sample/live data with the help of testers to ensure the successful implementation of the new system
  • Interact with the customer to ensure compliance with Enterprise Architecture, DOT and NIST Security and Privacy Standards, and Contingency Planning guidelines.
  • Coordinate with FAA Infrastructure and Operations team to transition solutions to a production release.
  • Coordinate with FAA Help Desk to troubleshoot user issues.  

  • Experience in managing, tracking and validating requirements. Experience in writing detail functional and nonfunctional requirement. 
  • Experience in developing use cases, business process modeling, Functional Requirement Document (FRD), RTM and Test Cases. 
  • Experience using JIRA or similar tracking tool. Bachelor of Science in Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or similar. 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and 8+ years of experience.
Desirable qualifications:
  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) 
  • Experience using SharePoint or Confluence as document repository. 
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. 
  • FAA or DOT experience. 
  • Familiarity with FAA’s Acquisition Management System (AMS) is desirable.
  • Market Research Analysis and Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) product analysis. 

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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