Senior Business Analyst; Requirements / RTM / Agile
Job Description Senior Business Analyst (Candidate worked in Federal Healthcare IT projects will be given preference) Job Location: Woodlawn, MD Roles and Responsibilities: Work with customer, users, and other contractors to gather, understand and document business, functional, technical & non technical requirements. Conduct Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions, work group calls and engage customers to provide requirements and feedback Conduct user research and usability testing. Coordinate with Systems Engineers to assess impact to technical solutions. Track and monitor contractual requirements against technical designs. Develop and sustain Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM). Develop Change Requests per established policies and procedures. Develop user stories and requirement documents as per project standards and guidance. Follow agile methodlogy (Scrum/Kanban) and deliver requirements/sepcifications for Sprint teams. Provide clear qualitative and quantitative information to teams and stakeholders. Working with development and testing team to implement requriements as per functional sepcifications. Support change control processes established to monitor and control project scope. Qualifications To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: Bachelor's Degree and at least 8 years in leading requirements capture, management and analysis activities along all phases of the agile software development life cycle, including conducting user interviews, leading and facilitating JAD sessions, and developing business process models and formal specifications or 10 years of experience will satisfy education and experience requirements. Excellent oral and written communication skills and must be detailed oriented. Must be able to effectively and professionally communicate to management, peers and customers as well as demonstrate sound judgment/reasoning skills Expertise with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Sharepoint, etc). Expertise with Agile tools like Jira, Confluence, Hipchat, Slack, Waffle and Trello Must have intermediate to advanced skills with Microsoft Project Third Party candidates are not accepted(Agency candidates) Must be able to obtain a Position of Trust designation. Knowledge of flow charts and UML using Visio or similar tools will be plus. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration : Two (2) or more years of experience working with Federal Healthcare IT Projects. Other government contract project management experience will be considered. PMP certification or Business Analyst certification is plus Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or Professional Scrum Master (PSM) is a plus Knowledge of Healthcare, Medicare & Medicaid systems & data is a plus Knowledge of Visio or Sparx Enterprise Architect. Softrams is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nation origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. As a HUBZone certified business, we strongly encourage candidates who reside in a HUBZone area to apply . Click on the link here to check if you are in the HubZone area ( ). Company Description Softrams, LLC is a Virginia-based CMMI Level 3 health IT Solutions provider with special focus on UX/UI, Mobile Apps, DevOps, Big Data Analytics, Data Science and Cyber Security. We, at Softrams, are passionate about adopting modern technologies and being Agile in everything we do. Our team thrives on innovation, fueled by the spirit of collaboration. So if you think you are a go-getter, if you think you always have these new ideas, if you are always on the look out for modern technologies and have the itch to try them, then this is the place for you to be! We are always looking for innovative & creative people who are willing to try new things, and you might just be the one.