Business Ops Analyst - 36110 in WPAFB, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    WPAFB, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/12/2021
  • Job ID:
    36110

Job Description

Alion Science is seeking an exceptionally talented Business Analyst who will provide effective collaboration, facilitation, and leadership skills required to ensure optimal value to customers within the organization.  The successful candidate will have relevant experience in enterprises analysis, requirements analysis and solution assessment and validation techniques and can quickly adapt to our custom Agile framework.  They will have excellent logic, situational awareness, attention to detail, a strong sense of ownership, and an urgent drive to make a difference.  Agile business analysis uses continuous feedback and learning to prioritize delivery, minimize waste, and increase customer value. The candidate will be responsible for partnering and collaborating with internal team members and stakeholders to capture, communicate, and manage all requirements to enable efficient, incremental project delivery.

Responsibilities

To perform this role successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, ability, experience, and education required.

  • Must have Business Process experience and the ability to analyze and adapt processes for establishing across technical directorates.    
  • Discovering and documenting existing business and operational processes.
  • Experience in authoring programmatic documents, operating instructions, and success stories.
  • Perform extensive technical writing and other related duties.
  • Document data flow, system interactions, and business processes.
  • Define and document acceptance criteria that will be used by the team.
  • Inspecting and adapting, applying feedback to influence near-term and long-term decisions to optimize value. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, Agile environment and to support multiple projects.
  • Ability to remain calm, poised, optimistic, and professional while under pressure.
  • Self-taught, self-learning, self-managing. Ability to identify, prioritize, and execute tasks and meet commitments.
  • Coordinate meetings with stakeholders to define business requirements for new applications, reports, and enhancements to existing products, systems, and processes.
  • Ability to apply the MVP concept.
  • Excellent listening, interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Translate technical information and concepts into non-technical language.
  • Strong ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Create and maintain an environment of collaboration and communication across cross functional teams.
  • Develop and maintain a trusted partnership with the Product Owners, business stakeholders, and technical team members.
  • Ability to act as a proxy for the Product Owner.
  • Strong facilitation of discovery, sizing, and prioritization sessions.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or relevant discipline.
  • Fluent in all MS Office applications.
  • 3-10 years of relevant experience supporting teams within a complex, fast-paced, milestone-driven environment.
  • Utilize the techniques detailed in the IIBA Body of Knowledge and Agile Extension that cover enterprises analysis, requirements analysis, as well as solution assessment and validation.
  • IIBA certification preferred.
  • Experience with MS Visio preferred.
  • Experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML) preferred.
  • Experience with Agile frameworks (Scrum, Kanban, etc.) preferred.
  • Experience with Agile tools (VersionOne, Rally, JIRA, DevOps, TFS, etc.) preferred.
  • Must have a Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain one

Security Clearance: Secret

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