Here is an urgent *Requirement from Ramsoft.* Most of our qualified submissions lead to immediate client interview. Therefore, please do not submit Candidates who are close to confirmation / placement. *Business Analyst (US Citizens Only )* *Location: DC - Washington/Metro* *Duration: 12 months* *Start Date: ASAP* *Roles and Responsibilities:* • Collect, analyze and standardize data needs across a complex stakeholder base. • Work directly with the customer in developing requirements for data standardization. • Maintain information using XML schemas. • Utilize basic SQL skills to manipulate data. • Communicate (verbal and written), stakeholder needs, standardization methodologies, and project status. • Create technical and support documentation as required. *Minimum Qualifications:* To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: • Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve complex problems. • Proven ability to grasp technical concepts quickly, solid ability to translate technical verbiage into non-technical language and vice-versa. • Fundamental knowledge of XML; ability to work with XML documents. • Basic SQL knowledge (ability to write select statements, queries, etc.). • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Ability to work effectively in a team environment; will interact with internal customers, peers, and management • Bachelor’s degree (equivalent years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree) • Must be able to obtain a Position of Trust designation *Preferred Qualifications:* Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration: • Work experience with large databases • Work experience in financial markets • Knowledge of commodity futures and options markets • Familiarity with Financial XML Standards (FIXML, FpML, XBRL, ISO 20022, SWIFT) Regards, Steve *Ramsoft Systems Inc* *Certified: ISO 9001: 2000, MBE* *ERP, BI, EAI, E-Business: “Projects & Staffing” * Tel: 248 327 3482, Fax: 248 354 3626 st...@ramsoft.net, www.ramsoft.net *IM’s:* steve.r...@yahoo.com , steve.rams...@gmail.com *“Proudly serving the industry for 17 years”* * * *We respect your email and Internet privacy. If you have received this e-mail in error or wish to be removed from our e-mail list, please reply to us with the word **"REMOVE" **in the subject line and your ID will be removed from our mailing list immediately. We apologize for any inconvenience caused* -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "REQSRESUMES" group. To post to this group, send email to reqsresu...@googlegroups.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to reqsresumes+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/reqsresumes?hl=en.