Job Requisition Details

Last updated on 08/17/2015

Business Analyst Richmond, VA

Job Description

maconit has an immediate opening for a Business Analyst


  • Formulates and defines project scope and objective based on user needs and thorough understanding of business process.
  • Formulates and defines detailed requirements derived from project scope and objectives.
  • Works with internal business groups on process improvements designed to improve business results.
  • Provides guidance concerning business implications of application development projects.
  • Gathers and analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group.
  • Performs all aspects of eliciting and translating business requirements into solutions to include documenting requirements, making data changes, managing the product backlog and tracking project schedules.
  • Maintains requirements list and/or product backlog.
  • Assists in project planning, resource allocation, and cost estimates for each release.
  • Elicits, captures and maintains all business and process requirements related to the business configuration of the platform.
  • Assists in development of system requirements.
  • Coordinates with environment team and data infrastructure process.
  • Creates and reviews test plans and test cases to ensure that all aspects of the requirements are adequately tested.
  • Ensures compliance with process and methodology in presenting a comprehensive understanding of design options.
  • Provides reference materials to support training needs.
  • Assists with functional test prioritization process which includes recommendations and risk evaluation.
  • Consults on system requirements and design documentation.
  • Participates in the planning process for environment migration. 

Successful execution of this role will require strong thought leadership as well as excellent communication skills with technical and business customers. 

Basic Qualifications:

  •          Bachelor Degree
  •          8 years of experience in IT projects
  •          5 years of experience in Business Systems Analysis and Design
  •          Strong communication skills
  •          Problem-solving skills
  •          Attention to detail and quality 

Preferred Qualifications:

  •          Bachelor Degree in MIS, Engineering or Business
  •          10 years of experience in IT projects
  •          6 years of experience in Business Systems Analysis and Design
  •          Experience with Agile Development or other rapid cycle development processes