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Job Title: Senior Business Analyst

Location: Washington D.C

Duration: 6-12 months
Rate: ALAP

Client is looking for a consultant with 6+ years of BA experience with 5+
yrs of experience in Use Case diagramming, Business Process Mapping,
Sequence and Activity diagramming, and UML required.

The business analyst is responsible for analyzing business process and
gathering business requirements for initiatives that support the strategic
objectives of the Association. The analyst in this position partners with
the functional groups within the business organization to communicate and
clarify business needs, contribute to development of long and short term
plans and ensure process and services are aligned with business needs. The
analyst conducts business process analyses, needs assessments and
preliminary cost versus benefit assessment; brokers other IT services; and
communicates trends and requirements with business and IT staff. The analyst
uncovers client requirements via industry standard model-driven analysis
techniques and documents and manages requirements via the approved
processes, templates and tools throughout the software development life
cycle. Incumbents in this position are challenged to develop and maintain
effective working relations with both business and IT in a way that
demonstrates an understanding of business problems, as well as IT
strategies, issues and priorities. Requires extensive interaction with IT
and AAMC business leaders and program management staff.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Requirements Analysis
• Demonstrate the ability to capture, define, analyze and translate
functional and non-functional business requirements into activity diagrams,
system use cases and supplemental specifications that contribute to
effective software development.
• Lead the elicitation and review of requirements, use cases and other
artifacts and clearly communicate requirements to both the business and
technical team members.
• Work with packaged application/COTS/SAAS vendors to maintain the integrity
of business requirements thru implementation
• Support the Enterprise Architecture Vision in delivering optimal IT value
for the business customer. Key functions include understanding of the
Business Processes and translating business needs into requirements
• Maintain and track requirements and specifications through requirements
traceability matrix, configuration modification and other usage change
control processes thru the software development life cycle.
• Provide an effective liaison between the business departments and IT, as
well as, external vendors providing IT related services.

Business Analysis and Business Process Improvement
• Perform baseline business analysis by analyzing strategy, performance,
metrics, organizational structure, resources, core work activities, existing
documentation and supporting technology related to business processes
• Conduct environmental research on processes and solutions similar to those
• Perform model driven analysis to map and analyze existing/as-is processes
• Work with project stakeholders to develop and refine business objectives,
project scope, assumptions and constraints when developing, integrating,
selecting or enhancing a new or existing application
• Conduct gap analysis on existing processes and potential alternatives.
Perform To-be analysis by Identifying, validating and implementing changes
to incrementally improve process efficiency and effectiveness. Assist is
resolution of process gaps.
• Assess near-term and long-term needs utilizing structured processes to
establish business priorities; consult with technical SME’s and develop
alternative solutions; advise on options; risks, costs versus benefits, and
impact on other business processes and system priorities.
• Facilitate consensus on project objectives, assumptions and constraints
amongst stakeholders and present business analysis findings in a final
• Provide support to business program
managers in defining or designing business processes and researching,
identifying and leveraging enabling technology.
• Ally with business functional areas to provide updates of project status
and inform management of progress, while addressing business user issues and
potential conflicts with technology and service managers in the IT group.

• Recommend improvements to methodologies and processes and helps integrate
or implement them in order to more effectively deliver requirements and
support the business and IT.
• Support the Project Management Office in the definition, implementation
and monitoring of the PMO services. • Initiate, support or participate in
continuous improvement projects at AAMC
• Develop, motivate, and provide mentorship to junior staff in a way that
facilitates the creation of a team environment and enables staff to fulfill
their objectives.
• Assist in preparation of Request for Proposals or Statements of Work as

Ö Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, business, or
related discipline required, MBA or Masters highly desirable.
Ö 6-8 yrs of general business analysis experience, preferably in an IT
consulting environment or across various industries and project types.
Ö 5+ yrs of experience in Use Case diagramming, Business Process Mapping,
Sequence and Activity diagramming, and UML required.
Ö 2+ yrs of experience in developing use cases.
Ö At least 3 yrs experience using Requirements Management tools such as
BluePrint Requirements Center, Requisite Pro, DOORS, Calibre RM or similar
Ö Expertise in requirement management in Agile, Iterative, JADS, RUP or
other formal process environments for documenting formalized requirements
Ö Demonstrated knowledge of the software development lifecycle and project
management practices required. Ö Strong proficiency using all MS Office
Ö Technical knowledge of all phases of application system analysis and
development required.
Ö Excellent oral and written communication skills required including ability
to make effective presentations, create project documentation artifacts,
develop technical documentation, and interact effectively in negotiations
and team settings serving multiple levels of stakeholders.
Ö Knowledge and prior experience in the business operations, organization,
and administration of medical schools and/or academic health centers
Job Titles and Functions Supervised
This position does not have administrative supervision of AAMC staff on a
regular basis. This position will provide guidance to less senior analysts
in a technical capacity. This position may be called upon to review and
evaluate the work of contract employees related to project activities. This
position may act as liaison with vendors who provide software contracting
services or support.
Frequency and Complexity of Contacts and Work
This position requires frequent and close contact with AAMC staff, users,
department heads and other representatives, external vendors, AAMC
contractors and consultants. This position works on one or more medium to
large-sized, moderate to highly complex projects
Supervision Received
This position requires a very high degree of independence, with minimal
supervision. Position will report to the Manager, Business Analysis

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