AS Business Analyst

Astor & Sanders Corp
Washington, DC
Apr 06, 2021
Apr 09, 2021
IT, Systems Analyst
Full Time
TitleAS Business AnalystEOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.Description Business AnalystAstor & Sanders Corporation (Astor), headquartered in Rockville, MD, is committed to providing federal clients with simple and intuitive solutions that increase efficiency and enhance citizen engagement. Using advanced technology, rigorous processes and trusted guidance, we're making government more interactive, productive and secure. We understand that our employees are our greatest asset. Our goal is to create an environment where employees can do important, purposeful work and be rewarded for individual and team success.Astor has an urgent need for Business Analysts to join our growing team. This positions will be located in the DC Metro area. This position will: Gather and document data and customer requirements; create Requirements documentation and Traceability Matrices. Identify and analyze user requests for functionality Communicate defined requirements with IT and business staff Provide knowledge of applications and operational environments and high-level functional systems Support application testing activities and development of test plans and scripts Support the development of other system and project documentation Support and QA the configuration management of applications and sprint implementations Support end users and other resources during user acceptance testing Perform all other duties as assignedExperience: 5+ years of experience in a Business Analyst role supporting software development projects Prior experience in gathering requirements for the creation of government systems Applicable industry or technical certifications a plus Experience working in an Agile framework Experience with case management systems a plusSkills: Knowledge and experience using Jira Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations Must be organized and detail-oriented Must have a team player attitudeThis is an excellent opportunity for experienced and motivated IT Professionals seeking personal challenges and professional rewards. Astor is a fast-growing, award-winning provider of IT solutions and services, and provides software engineering and development solutions using a variety of development tools, including host-based, web based, and client-server applications. We offer a unique, stimulating, challenging, and fun environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance.Our competitive benefits package includes medical and dental coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holiday, vacation and sick leave, metro-check program, and training reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a chance to work with bright, highly motivated people dedicated to excellence, please apply today!EEO/AA employer. Astor & Sanders Corporation (Astor) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, pregnancy, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, disability, genetic information/history or any other personal characteristic protected by law. Astor welcomes all individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Number of Openings 1 Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt Location Washington, DC