Business Analyst - Senior

for Futrend Technology, Inc in Rockville, MD

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Skills:
Requirements Analysis, IT, QA 
Location:
Rockville, MD
Area Code:
301 
Travel Req:
10% 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
0 to 0 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
FULL TIME 
Posted:
12-18-2014 
Position ID:
625 
Dice ID:
10118832 
Description:

Business Analyst - Senior

Location: Rockville, MD

About Futrend

Futrend Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing innovative business and technology solutions provider. Our primary focus and core competencies are in Healthcare IT, Federal Financial Management, and Grants Management. We excel at providing customers with high-value solutions that support their missions and meet their most critical objectives and business needs. We provide full life-cycle IT services to Federal agencies with recognized excellence in complex real-time system integration and enterprise-wide system implementation.

Utilizing proven technologies, industry best practices, and a customer-centric approach, our highly qualified, motivated staff has distinguished Futrend as an upcoming leader. At Futrend, our staff shares our core values of honesty, integrity, hard work, excellence, and self-improvement. We value our staff for their skills, knowledge, experience, and contributions.

Futrend has been in business close to 14 years. We expect to add an additional $10 million to revenue and an additional 75+ employees in 2015. In summary, we are financially strong and profitable with great benefits and technically-challenging, state-of-the-art projects.

If you are interested in joining a growth, energetic company that is customer focused and employee oriented, please check us out to see if we have a match for your skills and interests. At Futrend, our staff shares our core values of honesty, integrity, hard work, excellence, and self-improvement. We value our staff for their skills, knowledge, experience, and contributions.

Join Futrend, a company on the rise, for excellent career opportunities

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package

Roles and Responsibilities

Quickly understand the business issues and data challenges of client's organization and industry
** Interact with business users and IT personnel to analyze system development and testing issue
** Possess understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design
** Identify critical issues related to requirements
** Exhibit confidence during meeting with users, executives, and stakeholders
** Work with stakeholders, and end users to gather requirements and business processes for new systems and system enhancements;
** Work with client personnel to identify required changes; communicate needed changes to development team
** Develop and maintain requirements traceability matrix
** Assist in develop testing strategy for UAT from testing documentation from Developer
** Assist in testing effort; ensure issues are identified, tracked, reported on and resolved timely
** Document, reviews and edit requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations
** Develop draft of technical documentation such as process specifications, use cases, wireframe diagrams, and test cases
** Demonstrate how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
** Develops relationships with client personnel that foster client ties
** Assist in coordinate meeting; document meeting minutes
** Assist Project Manager, Program Manager and Directors in project related tasks



Requirements:



Minimum Qualifications:

BS degree in Business, Management, IT, Information System, or related field
** 7+ years of experience working on IT related systems and processes with requirements gathering, analysis and technical writing skills

Excellent time management, follow-through, execution and organization skills
** Demonstrated success in understanding and managing priorities
** Proven success in consensus building among different users with ability to resolve conflicting requirements and directions from customers
** Proven ability in managing multiple tasks and responsibilities in high pressure environments
** Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
** Strong grasp of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project and Visio)
** Proven consulting skills being customer-service oriented
** Quick learner, hard working with interests in career advancement
** US citizen or green card holder with ability to obtain Federal Government clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

* Active Public Trust

* Experience with requirements management tools such as DOORS, ReqsPRO,or JIRA

* Good written and verbal communication skills

* Experience working onsite with government client

* Experience with Health Care IT Systems

* Experience with HHS, HRSA, NIH a plus

* Experience with one or more of the following: SDLC, Requirements Gathering, Business Analysis, Software Testing Strategies, Developing USE Cases

Futrend Technology Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Futrend Technology, Inc