Assoc. Business Process Analyst

Employer
Northrop Grumman
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Aug 12, 2022
Closes
Aug 14, 2022
Ref
624841897
Function
Analyst, Business
Hours
Full Time
Requisition ID: R10057853 Category: Technical Support Location: Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship Clearance Type: Secret Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America) Travel Required: No Positions Available: 1 At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. As a part of the Northrop Grumman Defense Systems (NGDS) team, you will work with experts that develop software systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our country, our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it is work that makes a difference. NGDS is seeking an Associate Business Analyst to join our team in Fairfax, VA and will support the Army Planning, Programming, and Budgeting Business Operating System (Army PPB BOS) program. The PPB BOS Program is responsible for providing support during the phases of DoD Planning, Programming, Budgeting and execution processes. Our engineering teams perform a variety of tasks leading to the successful integration, test, deployment, and sustainment of complex systems. The selected candidate will analyze business and technical processes to formulate and develop requirements, business rules and design methodologies. Coordinate with business and technology teams, ascertaining system requirements, such as program functions, output requirements, input data acquisition, and system techniques and controls. Requires knowledge of software development lifecycle principals, computer system capabilities, business processes, and workflow charts and diagrams. Responsibilities Elicits, analyzes, specifies, and validates the business needs of stakeholders Collaborates with project sponsors to determine project scope and vision Works with stakeholders and project team to prioritize collected requirements Translates conceptual customer requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner for the developers/project team Develops and conducts reviews of business requirements to ensure that requirement specifications are correctly interpreted Collaborate with customer and development team to identify appropriate technical solutions Coordinate with customers and/or technical staff to resolve issues Use accepted project management, application development and documentation standards and processes Works with the project manager to coordinate testing, implementation, documentation of applications Skills Self-starter that takes initiative to complete assignments with little supervision Ability to manage multiple tasks and process areas simultaneously Excellent written and verbal communication, organizational and customer service skills Proficient with computer and information technologies Strong attention to detail Adept at managing time to meet deadlines Ability to think logically and analyze business process requirements Experience working with virtual teams across enterprise Exceptional organizational skills with attention to details Basic Qualifications Candidate must have an accredited Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Information Systems, Data Analytics or similar 1-3 years of requirements gathering or related systems engineering tasks 1-3 years of hands-on experience with data analysis, mapping and translation Ability to obtain a Department of Defense (DoD) Clearance Preferred Qualifications: Relevant experience in MS Excel, MS Word and PowerPoint Experience using Atlassian Jira Certification in a Systems Engineering discipline such as INCOSE Able to prepare and analyze data and figures Current or previous experience working with restricted customers Salary Range: $61,900 USD - $92,900 USD Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. US Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/. Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit US Citizenship is required for most positions.