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We are seeking a Principal Business Analyst to serve as a project coordinator. The Business Analyst is a relationship manager, and consultant to a set of business areas across the organization within our Innovation Lab. The analyst will work within our Experimentation and Emerging Technology team which is responsible for analyzing, prototyping, and documenting the application of technology and automation for solutions that can serve multiple lines of business in service to our mission. The ideal candidate will have the ability to understand business practices, document business requirements, ensure that information technology meets the requirement of end users, test and track work to completion, and ensure the solution provides the intended business value.
WHERE YOUR CAREER IS A FORCE GOOD
Scope: Individual contributor with comprehensive technical knowledge in specific area.
Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field required.
Experience: Minimum 7 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and related experience required.
Management Experience: N/A
Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of techniques related to project/program management, business process redesign, technology awareness, requirements analysis and client relationship management. Ability to apply knowledge of systems life cycle, systems integration and data management principles. Business acumen with ability to align IT priorities with business objectives. Clear and effective writing and documenting skills. Ability to work on a team. Proficiency with business assessment/modeling tools.
Travel: Travel may be required.
Combination of candidate’s education and general experience satisfies requirements so long as the total years equate to description’s minimum education and general experience years combined (Management experience cannot be substituted).
The salary range for this position is $100,000 -$140,000.