Business Analyst III

Location
FAIRFAX (EJ03), VA
Salary
$67,306.72 - $112,177.31 Annually
Posted
Mar 11, 2019
Closes
Mar 29, 2019
Function
Analyst, Business
Hours
Full Time
The Department of Transportation (DOT), Virginia's largest local transportation agency, seeks an experienced and innovative business analyst to lead DOT's implementation of the Capital Project Management Information System (CPMIS) in conjunction with the Department of Public Works and Environmental Services (DPWES), the lead agency on the project. As DOT's project manager, this position will assist the department in modernizing and standardizing business processes supporting both employees and customers. Specific duties include:
  • Analyzing business needs to develop solution proposals and business cases;
  • Coordinating between DPWES, the SaaS vendor, internal IT, and business users to define requirements, resolve problems, enhance and maintain the system;
  • Developing system design specifications, testing plans, and implementation strategies;
  • Ensuring new system implementations and changes meet business requirements and improve customer satisfaction;
  • Administering production systems, conducting user training, monitoring system usage, and identifying improvement opportunities to maintain system health; and
  • Researching and evaluating new technology and developing appropriate recommendations.
Employment Standards MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Any combination of education, experience and training equivalent to possession of a bachelor's degree in business, computer science or a field related to the department where the IT services are being used: plus four years of experience analyzing business processes and/or developing/maintaining the main business system, technical platform or a related system.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background and credit check to the satisfaction of the employer.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience implementing and managing SaaS solutions in an Agile environment;
  • Experience analyzing and improving business processes and system workflows;
  • Experience preparing documentation for system development, including user requirements, design specifications, testing plans and implementation strategies;
  • Demonstrated success leading complex system initiatives and user adoption;
  • Demonstrated ability to discover, validate, and assess customer needs and architect solutions;
  • Experience integrating project management systems with enterprise solutions (e.g., ERP, GIS);
  • Local government experience, including supporting capital project management activities, primarily transportation projects; and
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Job is generally sedentary. Ability to use keyboard-driven equipment. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

SELECTION PROCEDURE:
Panel interview and may include written exercise.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.