Business Analyst in Arlington, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ConsultNet is actively recruiting for a Business Analyst with 2 -  4 years of experiences review, analyzing and evaluating business systems and user needs. The ideal candidate will have experience documenting requirements, defining scope and objectives and formulate systems to parallel overall business strategies.  Familiar with relational database concepts and client-server concepts. Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Responsibilities  

  • Collaborate with a team to implement new software solutions, including formal documentation, execution, testing, and issue resolution  
  • Maintain and support current internally developed and external applications, including setup of accounts, communicating with users, troubleshooting, documentation and analysis of issues, coordinating resolution of issues, and implementation of upgrades and new requests. 
  • Partner with internal clients to identify and prioritize technical and functional needs and document system requirements 
  • Communicate requirements, issues, tasks, and concepts with vendors and coworkers 
  • Structure ambiguous problems, investigate obstacles, and analyze issues. 
  • Build solutions by writing SQL Server stored procedures, building SSRS reports, utilizing existing tools within our enterprise software suites, and researching new technologies and tools.  
  • Cultivate relationships with internal clients across departments, the IT team, vendors, and consultants.  
  • Learn and enhance our current tools, including our data warehouse, performance engine, and reporting system. 
  • Support transition from legacy systems to newly implemented systems, including the development of training materials. 
  • Complete work under deadlines with limited oversight from manager using both agile and waterfall methodologies 
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs.  

Qualifications/Requirements  

  • Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems, Business, Engineering, Economics, Finance, or a related discipline.  
  • At least two years of work experience as a business analyst, application administrator, engineer, or consultant operating within a team through all lifecycles of a delivery. 
  • Certification from the IIBA, IQBBA, IREB or PMI preferred. 
  • Financial- related experience, projects or course work preferred. 
  • Proven ability to learn custom multifaceted technologies through work experience, personal projects or course work.  
  • Ability to collaborate with business units to gather and define application requirements for new and existing technology applications.  
  • Experience creating and executing test scripts/plans, tracking tasks and issues, and documenting processes for training. 
  • Intermediate SQL and/or VBA skills; ability to create stored procedures and table functions using Microsoft SQL Server preferred. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills 
  • Strong interpersonal and consultative skills   
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills   
  • Experience tracking projects using JIRA preferred.   

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com