Software Development Business Analyst
A rapidly growing end to end IT solutions provider, based in Reston, VA seeks a Software Development Business to join the software development team. Qualified candidates must have at least 7 years of experience as a business analyst, serving the role as liason between internal and external stakeholders on requirements of and changes to business and information systems. This position requires you to have great verbal and written communication, and it’s essential to be able to facilitate communication between technical and nontechnical colleagues as there will be just as much collaboration with the software engineers and testers as there will be with stakeholders and business executives. Experience working in an Agile environment is a huge plus. This is a 6 month contract to hire opportunity with a maximum hourly rate of $60/hr and a maximum salary conversion at $115k. Local candidates only, must be able to obtain a secret clearance, no clearance required.
Required Skills & Experience
7+ years of experience as a Business Analyst
clear written and verbal communication
Familiarity with the SDLC in various styles, Agile, Waterfall, etc.
natural analytical and problem solving skills
elicit, prioritize, validate, and document testable, developer-ready business requirements
User Stories, Project Charters, Functional Requirement Specifications, Models, Traceability Matrices
Desired Skills & Experience
Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA TM)
Certified Business Analyst Professional (CBAP TM) or equivalent
Agile Certification (PMI-ACP, CSM, or related)
Benefits & Perks
Healthcare/ Vision/ Dental coverage during contract and after conversion, PTO, up to 1 day per week of work from home