AceInfo Solutions, Inc.

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Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Location 
US-CO-Fort Collins
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Duration 
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Clearance 
Ability to successful pass a Background Investigation by the Federal Government

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Overview

Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a leading Federal contractor with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, we are deeply committed to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction. We have a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management, and quality practices. AceInfo is a trusted IT partner to the Federal Government, and we help various agencies transform and strengthen their processes, operations, infrastructures, and security practices to help them further their critical missions.

For over 15 years, we have successfully managed large and significant Federal programs. We have proven experience prioritizing client satisfaction, project quality, and providing innovative, cost-effective solutions to Federal clients.

AceInfo is prime on 95% of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearneysville, WV; Chesapeake, VA; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; Quantico, VA; Kansas City, MO; Bowie, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. We offer excellent benefits and salary packages including free medical/dental/life insurance premiums for staff members. We offer relocation assistance for internal employees and external candidates, within 50 miles (minimum) of work location. We do not offer assistance for relocation and housing for internship positions.

 

AceInfo is currently seeking a Business Analyst to support our federal project, in Fort Collins, CO. Candidate must have the ability to obtain a Public Trust from the Federal Government.  

 

Project Overview: 

The Program  provides a full spectrum of innovative business and professional services for developing, maintaining and supporting enterprise-class business applications to federal and non-federal agencies.

 

Responsibilities

The candidate will work for the engineering division that supports developing and managing a suite of enterprise services and applications.  The candidate will be working in an Agile environment with end users and technical experts to translate complex business processes into workflow diagrams in a BPM tool, and author detailed user stories that drive development and testing. Must have UX experience.

 

  • Lead and execute efforts to produce documentation related to system information architecture and processes. These may include technical requirements, functional specifications, data flow diagrams, high-level test cases, requirements traceability matrices, flow charts, wireframes/mockups, user stories, and use case documentation.
  • Develop an in depth understanding of customer requirements to create complex flow diagrams of business processes to support testable deliverables.
  • Coordinate with client and QA engineers and ensure user stories have accurate and specific acceptance criteria that can be used to produce detailed functional test plans.
  • Works closely with product owners and managers to convert business use cases into Agile eipcs, stories and actionable tasks
  • Manages and keeps backlog up-to-date and ensures stories and task are complete prior to sprint planning
  • Work with product owner on capturing all incoming requirements and changes in a form of user stories.
  • Compose and elaborate on user stories for upcoming development sprints making them ready for development team analysis as well as perform other backlog grooming tasks
  • Capture ongoing changes to the user stories as they are being analyzed, designed and implemented during the sprints
  • After the sprint planning meeting, assist product owner with the sprint users’ stories prioritization
  • As user stories are implemented, capture new or changed functionality in a form of functional requirements with the goal of maintaining the definitive functional description document for the system consistent with deployed software

Qualifications

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • 5+ years’ experience as a Business Analyst
  • Experience working on agile software development projects
  • Experience working with BPM (Business Process Management) tools.
  • Strong understanding of the agile SDLC
  • General understanding of web technologies
  • Experience working on, coordinating and communicating on cross-team initiatives
  • Proficiency in JIRA required.
  • Proficient with managing and updating project documentation.  Confluence experience is a plus.  
  • Familiar with information technology architecture, governance and data exchange
  • Proficient with presentation and web communication tools
  • Ability to communicate complex technical problems to a non-technical audience

 

Additional Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience with federal government systems, a plus
  • Self-starter with strong self-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Customer service oriented
  • Passion and drive for learning new technologies and practices
  • Detail oriented across multiple different teams, while keeping in mind the larger picture
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Adaptable, dependable and independent
  • Must pass a background investigation
  • Ability to attain Federal Government Position of Trust

 

Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetics, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.