Business Analyst/Associate Techonology Consultant (US)

Employer
Metaformers
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Apr 06, 2021
Closes
Apr 09, 2021
Ref
1885663927
Function
IT, Systems Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Begin your career path to working as an Oracle/PeopleSoft applications and Oracle Cloud (SaaS or IaaS) Services Solutions Specialist. Metaformers' Leadership Development Program (LDP) provides a solid platform for growth in our profession through on-the-job shadowing and training to begin your career as a professional consultant. We will be interviewing and hiring over the coming months for several Business Analyst opportunities on multiple projects with varying locations. Whether your career path is focused on being a Functional or Technical Specialist or your choice is for Project Management - we can offer you the track to meet your goal.. Bachelor's degree or higher Business, Accounting/Finance, Human Resources or a related field with some involvement in technology. Must have the ability to travel/relocate to meet client needs. During current COVID circumstances all work is remote. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US for any employer. Visa sponsorship is currently not available for this position. Key Principles of the LDP: * Initial phase is to develop entry-level or career changing associate consultants into strong systems implementation consultants and leaders. Aligned with our core values, associates will develop both soft skills and technical skills while also obtaining relevant IT certifications. * This career opportunity is for both exceptional leaders as well as strong functional and technical consultants. The focus is on identifying, supporting and career progression for future project leaders, who are able to: support the sales cycle as project lead manage the politics of a project perform as project manager support the sales cycle manage to perform as functional lead when called upon Project experience will be one of a business analyst who works with customers to analyze, document, and improve business processes, systems, and technologies. Tasks and Responsibilities of the position: * Develop an area of expertise within an on-premise and/or cloud product module through off-site and on-site training, "shadowing" more senior consultants, self-study, and project assignments * Build a foundational understanding of industry best practices in area of expertise * Provide expertise and support to a client-facing engagement throughout the project life cycle, including: Analysis of business processes and detailed requirements Design of solution Integration, implementation and testing of the solution Solution documentation Training Acceptance and release testing Module and integration testing Data migration, go-live, and post go-live support * Work with multiple clients, implementing software applications and driving best business practices. * Create documents that meet the existing Metaformers document standard * Develop and maintain a collaborative working relationship with clients and teammates * Manage assigned scope, client expectations, and client issues for all assignments * Build confidence and trust with customers * Produce a clear, concise status update for each completed assignment * Participate in other Metaformers initiatives and contribute to the development and refinement of Metaformers internal business processes, as appropriate Demonstrate resourcefulness, insightfulness, and have the ability to work independently and take the lead on tasks with minimal supervision * Obtain Certification in Oracle Cloud products Requirements: Bachelor's degree or higher Business, Accounting/Finance, Human Resources or a related field with some involvement in technology. Preferred at least two years' experience in accounting, consultancy, or a related field or a master's degree in Business, Leadership, or Computer Information Systems * Demonstrated history of outstanding leadership achievement in academics, internships, co-ops and/or work experience * Passion for a fast-changing environment that requires a high degree of multi-tasking and flexibility * Ambition, energy, and a desire to achieve and succeed * Flexibility to work and learn independently or with a group effectively * Ability to analyze customer needs, present solutions and add value through delivery of consulting services * General knowledge of systems implementation * Ability to stay current with new releases of applications and tools * Communicate clearly and effectively with customers and Metaformers management * Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills * Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US for any employer. * Must have the flexibility for remote, telework, travel or relocation to meet client needs.WHO WE ARE: For over 20 years Metaformers has provided world class service to clients and offered team members a progressive environment and a diverse, energetic culture focused on knowledge leadership. We are a hybrid management consulting and cloud infrastructure and application solutions team. Our company is focused on helping organizations achieve people-driven ROI. As an organization, we consistently drive the evolution and adoption of new technologies, but one thing does not change, and that is our enduring commitment to our team members. From the individuals launching their careers through our Leadership Program to the experienced professionals who leverage decades of expertise - people are the essence of our company. For Metaformers civic engagement is not just an activity, it is in our DNA. So much so, we have developed a civic engagement app called CivicRush. Leveraging CivicRush, our team members are actively involved in transforming their local communities and those of our clients. We believe that our projects, whether for our clients or communities should be better for the footprints we leave behind. Metaformers recognizes that technology is a strategic transformation and modernization enabler, and our team members focus on our clients' unique challenges, specific needs, with a goal of maximizing their return on investment. We invite you to join a company comprised of passionate individuals who create success.Metaformers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Metaformers does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. Trish Prokop Metaformers, Inc. Senior Resource Manager Trish.prokop@metaformers.com 1-415-883-9706 (office) Text 1-415-328-5579 Pacific Time Zone