Senior Business Analyst
Syms Strategic Group (SSG) is seeking a talented Senior Business AnalystPlease join SSG's team in support of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)Department: Veterans Affairs (VA)Type: Full TimeMin. Experience: ExperiencedSecurity Clearance Level: Public Trust (MBI) Military Veterans are highly encouraged to apply!Essential Duties and Responsibilities This position requires previous Department of Veterans Affairs experience Work with Senior VA leadership (GS14/15 & SES) to translates priorities, requirements and strategies into actionable solutionsSupport business process re-engineering effortsInterpret complex information, produce engaging visualizations, define functionality, and produce flowcharts, wireframes, and templates of existing systemsCreate to-be process maps to support evaluation of recommendationsContribute to the development of gap analysis reports that document gaps or deficiencies between the current and desired stateWork closely with team members to build conceptual models to provide visual representation of system designSupport process management, which includes the creation of ad-hoc reportsPrepare and deliver written and verbal status reports**Travel is required. Estimated 2x per quarter. **Required Skills and Experience5 years of experience in the analysis of IT business and information environments, activities, and eventsExperience with analyzing complex information and systems to develop requirements, define functionality and build briefing aids such as visualizations, wireframes, and flowchartsExperience working with multiple stakeholders in a government contracting environmentDemonstrated written and verbal communication skillsPreferred/Desired ExperienceExperience working with teams utilizing various technologies, including: Azure Development Ops, Jira, Trello, Microsoft Teams, and Cisco WebExPrior experience working with VA leadership (GS14/15 & SES)Formal EducationBachelor's Degree in Business, Operations, Computer Science or other technical discipline or 8 additional years of relevant experienceCitizenship RequirementU.S. Citizenship required for this specific opportunitySecurity Clearance RequirementsPublic Trust ClearanceCRITICAL NOTES: SSG will not make assumptions regarding your qualifications. Your answers to the mandatory screening questions must be supported by the information on your resume. Applications with inconsistencies will not be considered.Recruiters or Third parties will not be consideredApplicants from CA, CO, NJ, NY, which will not be considered. All other US based locations may be considered based upon individual qualifications. US Citizenship is required for this specific opportunity. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information and be able to obtain a government-granted security clearance. Individuals may also be subject to a background investigation including, but not limited to criminal history, employment and education verification, drug testing, and creditworthiness.Syms Strategic Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.