Perspecta Business Analyst IV in St. Louis, Missouri

Description

  • Through self-directed activities act as a liaison between client and technical groups, using superior communication skills to elicit, document, analyze and validate requirements.

  • Apply industry-specific expertise to recommend and coordinate the development, enhancement, and maintenance of a client's business systems, processes, and products using high-maturity methods, processes and tools.

  • Combine industry expertise with a thorough understanding of information technology to develop innovative business solutions. Influence the strategic direction of clients.

  • Lead analysis teams on large projects.

  • Lead requirements management and change management processes.

  • Direct development of visualization, and user experience elements of solution design.

  • Develop and maintain internal and external relationships to manage scope, schedule, budgets and expectations.

  • Lead business studies and present study results to company and client senior management.

  • Coordinate and participate in proposals, feasibility studies, and new business development activities.

  • Leverage industry knowledge and client relationships to assess the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment and to identify new business opportunities.

  • Promote and direct process improvement activities and training of peers and clients.

  • Assigns work to others.

  • Leadership of BA resources assigned to project.

  • Provide time / resource estimates for assigned projects.

  • May develop innovative solutions to complex business and technology problems.

Qualifications

Education and Experience Required:

  • Typically a Bachelor's degree in a technical or business discipline or equivalent experience and a minimum of 8 years of related experience or a Master's degree and a minimum of 6 years of experience.

  • Recommended: IIBA CBAP™ (or equivalent) certification obtained.

  • Ideally, recognized industry-certification.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • 8 or more years experience.

  • Essential : requirements elicitation via interviewing and workshop facilitation; requirements determination using structured techniques for documentation, analysis, evaluation/validation; decomposition of high-level information into details; abstracting low-level information; distinguishing requests vs needs; distinguishing requirements vs solutions; classifying/prioritizing requirements; OO techniques using UML models; ambiguity analysis, ensuring consistent understanding across users, designers and testers; business process modeling of current state and desired/future state processes; defining and managing scope and client expectations, requirements change management and traceability; identifying and mitigating risks; applying creativity/innovation to solving complex problems; building relationships and working collaboratively; developing and communicating a vision for project/system; providing thought leadership; mentoring; effective verbal/written communication; preparing and delivering effective presentations; experience in one or more industry domains.

  • Specialized : Function Point counting; survey design and execution; statistical analysis; developing structured user manuals and training; visualization modeling; business rules modeling; develop and executing acceptance test plans.

Job: Services

Primary Location: United States-Missouri-St. Louis

Schedule Full-time

Shift Day Job

Travel No

EEO Tagline Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

Req ID: 1684908