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Federal - Business Analyst

Washington, DC 20044


Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC



Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.



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.



Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.







The Business Analyst is a key member of the IT implementation team. In addition to being responsible for business analysis, the BA will be responsible for coordinating all project scope-related activities, including gathering requirements to analyze, design and/or implement technology best practice business changes. He or she will work with senior members of the team ensuring the successful delivery of a COTS implementation. The BA should have solid function and/or industry knowledge with COTS products such as MS Dynamics, Salesforce, Pega, Appian.



Key Responsibilities





+ Work with Delivery Lead/Project Manager to maintain and coordinate communication with the customer/client throughout each project.



+ Work with the project team to gather the business and functional requirements, by scoping defining, and prioritizing requirements.



+ Mapping functional requirements to COTS product features and functionality.



+ Understand and document requirements for configuring, testing and launching our CRM solution.



+ Understand CRM requirements and Identify product requirements for future enhancements.



+ Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile inconsistency and break down high-level information into details.



+ Work with Architect and Developers to transform new requirements into design and implementation.



+ Develop, maintain with perform processes to continuously monitor data quality and integrity in platform applications with the Platform Admini+B24strator and functional managers to create training materials and documentation for application users and help train new end users.



+ Supports testing cycles (UAT, regression, system) and/or Training/Training Materials.



+ Supports PM with projects updates, scheduling, invoicing, etc.






Basic Skills & Qualifications:



+ 2 years of business analyst experience on an IT project (COTS implementation)


+ Knowledge of Agile Software Development


+ BS/BA



Preferred Skills & Qualifications:




+ 5 years of business analyst experience with 2 years of MS Dynamics experience, certified scrum master, certified product owner





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.



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Posted: 2019-08-30 Expires: 2019-09-29

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