IT Business Analyst Specialist

Location: McLean, VA

• Can interface between business and technical teams
• Understands the end-to-end software development life cycle (SDLC)
• Experience in:
-Requirement gathering
-Process/data flow design
-Technical spec design
-Business analysis
-Translating business requirements to technical requirements
-Defining project objectives
-Feasibility analysis
-Supporting development, systems integration testing and user acceptance testing
-Creating and documenting UAT strategies/plans and test cases/scripts
• Knowledge of manual and automation testing
• Excellent communication and analytical skills
• Experience in mortgage industry
• Should have 4-7 years of Agile requirement writing experience
• Should be experienced with tools such as Jira for requirement management
• Should have strong communication skills
• Should have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
• Should be able to mock up user interfaces for requirement clarification
• Should be able to generate process diagram, flow diagram, etc., to illustrate requirements
• Prefer good System testing skills. Should do comparative testing between legacy and new system to ensure no loss of functionality. Should do manual testing on new requirements when needed to ensure requirements are fulfilled correctly.
• Financial Industry and Capital Markets business knowledge a big plus
• Experience with Cloud projects a big plus

Please let me know if you have questions or concerns.