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Requirements Analyst

Requirements Analyst

Job ID 
2017-3825
Job Locations 
US-VA-Arlington
Category 
Information Technology

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Overview

Geocent offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Technology field! Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company's culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide.

 

The Business Analyst will translate the client’s business needs into a functional approach, work in lock step with the Project Manager and development team to build the system on budget and on time, and ensure the overall quality of the work through delivery. You will write documentation, contribute to test plans, produce wireframes and process flows, and will ensure that the product delivered is the product envisioned.

Responsibilities

Develop and frame requirements through client discussions, user interviews and ongoing communications

Conceive of creative information architecture and user experiences using best practices

Understand business change needs, assessing the impact of those changes, capturing, analyzing and documenting requirements and then supporting the communication and delivery of those requirements with relevant parties

Define business and technical integration requirements and provide the strategic recommendations

Compose web-based user interfaces with wire-framing and other visually demonstrative techniques

Document, via annotations or other artifact clarifications, how any given functionality will work

Create functional and technical documentation within company standards and best practices

Perfect artifacts, tools, templates and approaches to work throughout the project life cycle

Work with technical architects and developers to inform the functional designs of web systems

Fully understand the solution framework and ensure that a conceptual approach is feasible prior to presenting to the client

Work with QA resources to author functional test scripts and create test plans

Use information gained through market and technology research to improve solutions and suggest enhancements pro-actively

Prepare and deliver end-user and technical documentation

Document processes and techniques for re-use on other projects

Qualifications

Education:  BS degree in Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Psychology (NOTE: acceptable only if degree included courses in “Human Systems Interface (HSI)” and “Human Factors Engineering (HFE)”) or Information Technology.

Experience:  Ten (10) years of experience in technical specifications development, process analysis and design, technical problem solving, and analytical/logical thinking.

Experience conveying system design and project domain concepts

Understanding of content management systems (CMS)

Experience with MS SharePoint

Experience developing requirements, use cases, user stories, etc.

Knowledge of life cycle processes, to include planning, analysis, design, development, testing, etc.

Willingness and attitude to help customers find workable and pragmatic solutions

Intellectual curiosity with an interest in learning new technologies and practices

Superb verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Ability to manage time across a variety of tasks and projects

 

Pluses:

Experience with military management information systems

Experience with Agile methodologies

Experience with configuration management tools

Experience with the software development lifecycle and/or principles of software engineering

 

Security clearance preferred.  Due to government contract, all candidates must be a US Citizen or have permanent residence status.

 

 

Geocent is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin

 

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