Business Analyst Senior (Infrastructure Analyst)

Location: McLean, VA

Technology Infrastructure
• Strong knowledge of Unix, Database technologies , Reading application logs , Splunk logs , Autosys jobs
• Coordinating and participating in Disaster Recovery, Business Resiliency efforts and events
• Review DR Orchestrator steps, tasks related to DR activities, contribute in gap analysis in enhancing the DR products for smoother failover/failback of mission critical services/applications in cross regions
• Participate in review plans and play books, organize to run pre and post failover/migration recovery strategy
• Develop Operations playbooks to ensure all tasks and activities are aligned with standard methodologies, and organizational requirements
• Develop new use cases to detect, report, log, track, and call out all DR/BR events
• Perform automated health checks of service availability, generate reports and work with respective technology teams on recovering the services on various workstreams.
• As member of a product team, participate in implementation planning, create artifacts, test and demonstrate technology
• Analyze project-related problems and create innovative solutions working with various products teams such as VMWare, Storage, Network, Database, Middleware and other platforms
• Support product quality and timeliness

Agile Transformation and Practice
• As a member of Information Technology DR team, support Freddie Mac’s Agile transformation and practice
• Use Agile methodology to enhance organizational culture to include onboarding Agile teams using Scrum Master fundamentals
Automation/Tool Development
• Develop, modify, and design software based on requirements/design specifications
• Help define business and user needs and processes; identify solutions, work with project team/sponsors in identifying the best solution
• Participate in requirements analysis; help design in-house built applications/tools based on system requirements; promote top code quality and solve challenging issues related to in-house and 3rd party tools
• Support implementation of software application changes with aggressive deployment timelines; Build enhancements within existing tools/applications to optimize efficiency
Work Schedule:

Role needs resource to work on Weekends – Friday to Sunday off hours as the project is failover the applications from Data Center A to B during production maintenance windows.

Comp off will be provided during weekdays