Senior IT Business and Systems Analyst

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Aug 05, 2021
Closes
Aug 11, 2021
Function
Analyst, Business, IT
Hours
Full Time
Duties

Summary

The Legislative Computer Systems (LCS) division within the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives is seeking a Senior Business and Systems Analyst to join our IT team that is dedicated to building, maintaining, and enhancing systems critical to the legislative and business operations of the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Responsibilities

The Legislative Computer Systems (LCS) division within the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives is seeking a Senior Business and Systems Analyst to join our IT team that is dedicated to building, maintaining, and enhancing systems critical to the legislative and business operations of the U.S. House of Representatives. This position will focus on developing, analyzing, and maintaining business requirements (and related material) across multiple systems. In addition, they will assist in project management related tasks. This position is full time onsite on Capitol Hill, Washington, DC. Limited telework is available depending on Congressional schedules.

DESCRIPTION
  • Develop, analyze, and maintain business requirements and/or functional specifications for proposed and existing systems and solutions
  • Develop documentation and artifacts to support the SDLC, including feature requirements, user stories, data dictionaries, workflows, prototypes, etc.
  • Serve as a liaison between stakeholders, users and the team that is developing, testing, and implementing a given solution
  • Provide training on how to use a new or existing solution
  • Learn and understand the federal legislative and law-making process and help others understand it as it pertains to specific project(s) and systems
  • Perform system functionality testing and quality assurance as needed
  • Work in a collaborative environment across multiple teams and multiple projects.


Travel Required

Not required - Not required.

Supervisory status
No

Promotion Potential
11

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • USAJobs Conditions of Employment


Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Ten (10) or more years of experience analyzing business problems and developing plans to address issues, problems, and concerns in IT-related field
  • Experience gathering requirements for IT development projects by conducting interviews, requirements gathering sessions, workflow analysis, and process analysis, and translating those inputs into functional and/or technical requirements
  • The ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with the superior ability to translate business specifications into user stories, test cases, and training materials
  • The ability to evaluate information from multiple sources and identify priorities
  • The ability to learn quickly, work under pressure, and grasp both technical and business-related concepts in a rapidly changing environment.

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, Azure DevOps)
  • Knowledge of the federal legislative and law-making process
  • Working knowledge of Project Management and Product Owner roles, including holding a PMP certification and/or Agile Product Owner/ScrumMaster certifications.


Education

Additional information

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

You will be evaluated using a structured interview process.

Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance
Not Required

Drug test required
No

Required Documents

Resume

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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