Legislative Business Analyst

Washington D.C.
Mar 02, 2017
Apr 06, 2017
Analyst, Business, IT
Full Time

Position Opening:     Legislative Business Analyst

Department:              Legislative Computer Systems

                                    Office of the Clerk

                                    U.S. House of Representatives          

Starting Salary:        $72,634 - $99,983

Closing Date:             March 31, 2017

Proposed Starting

Date:                           Immediate

Job Summary:          Seeking an applicant with knowledge of the legislative process to serve as a legislative systems business analyst who will consult with customers to identify and specify requirements, prepare business cases, define systems scope and objectives, describe data, and assist with management of key legislative information and authoring systems.  The applicant we are seeking should be an energetic, self-motivated person interested in the dissemination of legislative data to data partners, both internal and external, to the House of Representatives.  The applicant must be able to perform quality assurance activities and translate business requirements into user documentation, testing, and training materials.  Project management activities will include planning and implementation to ensure successful integration with existing systems.  Experience with Information Technology Management and/or software development is a plus.  Experience with eXtensible Markup Language (XML) is a plus.  System administration experience is a plus.

            The applicant must have the temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant and professional manner.  The applicant must also be able to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of responsibilities.  The applicant must have an analytical mind, be detail-oriented, and be able to produce written documents with clearly organized thoughts using proper sentence structure, punctuation, and grammar.

Requirements:          Experience and knowledge of the legislative process including:

  • Two or more years of experience analyzing business problems or policy issues and developing plans to address issues, problems, and concerns. 
  • Experience in legislative process in the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Experience with Information Technology and Project Management:
  • Experience with Information Technology support.

  • Experience with project management, including gathering, scoping and drafting requirements documentation.
    • Experience with programming and software development is a plus.



  • A 4-year college degree required. 


  • Contact:                  No telephone inquiries please.  Interested individuals may fax, mail, or email a cover letter and resume to: 
  •                                     Ms. Cindy Leach

                                        The Office of the Clerk

                                        Legislative Computer Systems

                                        2401 Rayburn House Office Building

                                        Washington, D. C.  20515

                                        Fax: 202-225-6826



    This position is located onsite. 


    Hiring for this position is governed by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act. Applicants seeking veterans’ preference consideration should email veoa-iohr@mail.house.gov for further information. 


    Continued employment is contingent upon satisfactorily completing a criminal history records check. Employment with the U.S. House of Representatives is at-will.  EOE.

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