NCI: As the Business Analyst you will support technical solutions for Agile teams software working with Java, J2EE, Web development and Open Source technologies. Reporting to the Management Lead, the Business Analyst ensures that the team functions as a whole and meets its objectives. The Business Analyst provides leadership in understanding and defining business systems requirements, project objectives, and deliverables. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting NCI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments. Highlights of Responsibilities: Work with the development team and client to perform the following tasks: Work closely with product owners and technical lead to understand product specifics. Contribute to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organization's Agile project lifecycle. Act as liaison between business stakeholders, such as management, customers or end users, and the software development or information technology team. Analyze and communicate stakeholder needs by translating business requirements into software requirements. Translate business requirements into user stories for our development teams using modeling, testing and data models to improve the flow of information through an organization to enhance project success. Demonstrate leadership in understanding and defining business systems requirements, project objectives, and deliverables. Manage changing priorities within a fast-paced dynamic environment Requirements: Bachelor's degree. US Citizen with the ability to obtain Public Trust and complete DHS Security Clearance. 2 years of experience conducting business process analysis, design, and documentation, preferably in a Federal Government IT environment. Prior working experience in software development environments. Prior working experience interfacing with the customer. Excellent analytical skills and ability to gather and analyze business process data Prior working experience with Agile project planning and execution as well as demonstrated innovation and creativity in problem solving. Preferred Education and Experience: Master's degree. 2 years working experience within the Federal Government. facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn It is the policy of NCI to provide equal opportunity in recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting individuals in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class or category as may be defined by federal, state, or local laws or regulations. In addition, we affirm that all compensation, benefits, company-sponsored training, educational assistance, social, and recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. It is our firm intent to support equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in keeping with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The information above has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within the classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. Company Description: NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to US defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. The company has the expertise and proven track record to solve its customers most important and complex mission challenges through technology and innovation. NCI's team of highly skilled professionals focuses on delivering cost-effective solutions and services in the areas of agile development and integration; cybersecurity and information assurance; engineering and logistics; big data and data analytics; IT infrastructure optimization and service management; and health and program integrity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has approximately 2,000 employees operating at more than 100 locations worldwide.