Business Analyst Core - State Govt.

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Contract | Staffing Agency | | 6 Months Austin, TX


Job Description- RFQ 1100 DPA13- 128                     

ITSAC Level Description: Business Analyst Core



The City of Austin-DBA- AE- requires the services of one (1) IT Business Analyst referred to as Worker, who meets the general, qualification of Business Analyst 3, Core, and the specifications outlined in this document for AE.


Work Description

The selected BSA is expected to take a leading role in the gathering and documentation of requirements, in the analysis of existing business process and in the identification of process issues and improvements. The position will report to the AE Information Technology PMO Business Systems Analyst Supervisor.


Services to be performed may include, but not be limited, to the following:

·         Investigates and analyzes problems and business processes and requirements, including impact analysis of the change on the systems and business areas, and be able to recommend appropriate alternatives/solutions.

·         Determine viable solutions for process improvement needs.

·         Facilitates and function as a liaison between the business and technical teams in analyzing and assessing solutions to meet business and user needs through the requirements.


Skills, abilities and experience will include, but are not limited to, the following:

·         Experience with analysis, problem solving, critical thinking, solution proposal and decision making along with a customer focus, results orientation and business sense.

·         Knowledge of organizing, planning and prioritizing work.

·         Skills in teamwork, communication, innovation, adaptability, and decision making, along with customer focus, results orientation and business sense.

·         Skill in business or technical writing as evidence by previous work-related experience.

·         Ability to analyze, test and document.

·         Ability in using logic, and reasoning to indentify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusion or approaches to problems.

·         Ability to meet deadlines and communicate the status of assignments.

·         Unwavering focus on details, process and quality.

·         Comfortable with tight deadlines.


Worker Skills and Qualifications (Required)


Minimum (Required): insert specific minimum skills for this Contract Position) Recommend itemizing minimum skills in Accordance with importance (most important to least importance)

Actual Experiences





Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in Business or Information Science or in a field related to the job



Experience in IT Business system analysis, including eliciting, identifying and documenting requirements (functional, non-functional, technical)



Experience in conducting business process analysis and documenting the business process flows.



Experience in conducting use case analysis and documenting the use cases



Experience with project  management methodologies such WBS (work breakdown structure)  development, coordination of people and resources, project schedules, etc.



Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (e.g. Word, Vision, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project)



Knowledgeable in the use of Microsoft Project and SharePoint.


Preferred (Optional): insert specific preferred skills for this Contract Position)

Actual Experiences





Prior experience in agile methodology



Prior experience working with COTS customized projects



Prior experience working with regulated utility industry





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