Business Analyst (Supply Chain)

Aerospace, Analysis, Analyst, BIND, Business Analyst, Business Requirements, Development, Genetic, GUI, HTML, Management, Specification, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

Position Title: Business Analyst

Herndon, VA

Company Overview:

Exostar is a leader in cloud-based software solutions for identity and access management, collaboration and supply chain management.  Initially formed as a joint venture of A&D and commercial aviation industries leaders BAE Systems, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and Rolls-Royce; Exostar now also offers solutions for health care and life sciences industries with leaders such as Merck. Today, Exostar connects and enables over 220,000 organizations in more than 175 countries worldwide.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: (Functional requirements (Business Requirements Document), iii. Use Cases, GUI, Screen and Interface designs, Software Requirements Specification (SRS)
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.


Required Qualifications/Experience:
  • 7-10 years of experience as a Business Analyst
  • Well-developed negotiation, facilitation and consensus-building skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive required
  • Ability to adapt and work in a progressive, dynamic, changing environment required
  • Strong team player with an intense focus on customer success
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts


Desired Qualifications/Experience:
  • Experience with Supply Chain solutions is preferred but not required
  • Experience with Aerospace and Defense solutions is preferred but not required
  • Experience working with JIRA/Confluence is preferred but not required
  • SaaS or Cloud service experience


  • Minimum education: Bachelors (4yr.) degree or  5 years of experience in a similar position

  • As much as 25% in support of customer products

Exostar is an Equal Employment Employer.  The company provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability status or genetic information.  Exostar is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons in all facets of employment including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, training, benefits, transfers and working conditions.




3-5 years: BA experience

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