Business Analyst II

Location: Herndon, VA

The client is seeking a Business Analyst II to analyze business and all other data processing problems for application to electronic data processing systems. The Business Analyst II 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: • Developing, implementing, training and managing the reporting for current and future operations. • Coordinating the business plans and forecasts for international subsidiaries as well as the roll up of forecasts. • Providing management with monthly analysis and commentary on the variance of Business Plan to Actual results. • Providing support, coordinating, and implementing the Rolling Business Management forecast monthly. Skills: • 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. • Strong knowledge of Microsoft office suite. Education/Experience: • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. MBA or other related advanced degree preferred. • 2-4 years experience required.