Business Analyst

Posted Date 6 days ago(10/11/2021 10:27 AM)
Job ID
2021-22026
Job City
Augusta
Job State
Maine

Overview

Knowledge Services is seeking an experienced Business Analyst for a one year + contract (high chances for extension) with the State of Maine - Dept of Information Technology in Augusta, Maine. This is currently a remote role. 

Responsibilities

The Business Analyst will have the below Responsibilities:

 

  • Collaborate with the Project Manager to build a path to success and to define risk mitigation strategy when risks arise
  • Development of future-state business process models to address roadblocks, challenges, and opportunities
  • Develop clear and concise functional and technical requirements to be used for solution planning

Qualifications

The Business Analyst will have the below Qualifications:

 

Top three skills:

 

Highly proficient in business process modeling and analysis

High proficiency using Excel to perform various data analysis tasks

Preferred - Knowledge of government structure

 

  • Experience conducting Facilitated Workshops for requirements analysis.
  • Experience creating workflows using formal notation such as the Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN).
  • Knowledge of formal requirements gathering methodologies.
  • Experience developing Business Requirements - project initiation document, what the needed achievements will be, and the quality measures.
  • Experience developing Functional requirements - describe what the system, process, or product/service must do in order to fulfill the business requirements.
  • Experience developing User (stakeholder) requirements - are a very important part of the deliverables, the needs of the stakeholders will have to be correctly interpreted.
  • Experience developing Quality-of-service (non-functional) requirements - are requirements that do not perform a specific function for the business requirement but are needed to support the functionality. For example: performance, scalability, quality of service (QoS), security and usability.
  • Experience developing Report Specifications - define the purpose of a report, its justification, attributes and columns, owners and runtime parameters.
  • Experience developing Requirements Traceability Matrix - a cross matrix for recording the requirements through each stage of the requirements gathering process.
  • Strong organization and writing skills. Experienced developing graphic representations of complex business processes.
  • Advanced skills working with customers, including excellent communication skills with all levels of business as well as IT staff

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Job frequently requires sitting, handling objects with hands.
  • Job occasionally requires standing, walking, reaching, talking, hearing, and lifting up to 25 pounds.
  • Vision requirements:  Ability to see information in print and/or electronically.

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

 

 

Overview of Knowledge Services:

By utilizing technology, Knowledge Services has been expanding the reach of professional organizations since 1994. A certified woman-owned business enterprise (WBE), Knowledge Services was started by Julie Bielawski as a computer training facility that partnered with big names like Oracle and Microsoft to provide on-the-job instruction. When the growing need for temporary IT staffing became apparent, Knowledge Services began exploring vendor management, prompting the development of the solutions they use today to serve both the public and private sectors.

 

Today, Knowledge Services is the largest government MSP provider in the nation with twelve state accounts and counting. With a diverse and growing team, seven office locations across the country, and a focus on mobile capabilities, Knowledge Services is poised to help organizations serve the modern citizen through cost-effective solutions that put people first.

 

 

Knowledge Services has benefit offerings to include the following!

 

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Voluntary Life and AD&D coverage
  • Pet Insurance
  • Ticket and Event discounts!

 

 

 

 

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