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Federal - Technical Business Analyst

Arlington, VA 22204
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Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

What you will do as a Business Analyst?

Interact with customers to obtain and document functional and system requirements

Analyze existing system documentation to summarize existing system functionality as it relates to the project at hand

Understand basic system technologies as they relate to the project deliverables

Communicate issues to appropriate parties and coordinate with external teams to mitigate potential issues/plan for impending deadlines

Proactively communicate and collaborate with customers and other cross-functional teams to analyze information needs and functional requirements, and communicate requirements to development teams

Demonstrate developed functionality and application

Perform manual testing on delivered features to ensure issues are identified, tracked, reported to development team for resolution

Create any documentation necessary in relation to testing

Availability to support overnight deployments

Aggregate, evaluate, and create presentations containing metrics for upper level management

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What are we looking for?

+ Minimum 1 year professional hands on experience as a business, requirements or system analyst

+ Minimum 1 year experience on an agile, software or technology implementation project

+ Associates Degree or 5 yrs professional work experience

+ Minimum 1 year experience on agile projects collaborating with product owner, managing user stories & completing software testing

Preferred Skills:

+ 1+ years of experience with Functional Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, and User Acceptance Testing phases

+ 1+ year experience in research and analysis

+ Experience using JIRA, Splunk, and/or New Relic

+ Willingness to learn, and ability to look ahead/plan around future milestones

+ Experience working in the public safety and security domain

+ Experience working in fast-paced collaborative environments

+ Strong written and oral presentation skills; Agile Certification; 2 or more years' experience and practiced skills with 508 Compliance/Accessibility testing

+ Must be able to become certified 508 truster tester after joining ; Knowledge of 508 accessibility testing techniques and remediation tools

+ Experience with 508 tools such as JAWS, PAW, WAT, Ferret, Narrator, or Common Look (or others) & WCAG 2.0

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Posted: 2018-08-27 Expires: 2018-11-17

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