8137 - Business Analyst III

Location: Herndon, VA

The client is seeking a Business Analyst III to analyze business and all other data processing problems for application to electronic data processing systems. The Business Analyst III is responsible for leading the functional requirements gathering team. The candidate works directly with internal customers to understand the business environment and needs. Identifies relevant design, process and specification issue.

Job Responsibilities:

Excellent Requirement writing skills - must be adept at translating Guides to business and technical requirements. This includes using powerful analysis to match strategic business objectives with practical technical solutions.

Complete Data requirements and Business rule documents to support development of rule based engine.

The business analyst is most knowledgeable about use cases; therefore they continually verify the requirements and reject implementations that do not advance business objectives. Verifying requirements is accomplished through analysis, test, demonstration and inspection.

Must have database skills in querying, mapping data field and data requirements.

Skilled business analysts know how quickly things change in the dynamic world.

Ability to work with senior management and communicate effectively.

Ability to work with other stake holders, Gather information and complete all requirement on time.

Ability to work in fast phased and changing environment.


Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills.

Strong ability to work independently and manage one’s time.

Strong leadership and mentoring skills necessary to provide support and constructive performance feedback.

Strong knowledge of design techniques and principles involved in production of drawings and models.

Strong knowledge of computer software development and Agile methodology.


Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. MBA or other related advanced degree preferred.

5-7 years’ experience required.