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DEQ - Business System Analyst 5
Ref No.: 18-00838
Location: Richmond, Virginia
DEQ - Business System Analyst 5 (528886)
1111 E Main St Richmond, VA 23219

In Person Only

DEQ - Business System Analyst.
In Person interviews ONLY

BSA - role will have 2 major tasks:

Short term: BSA will assist in creating documentation for upcoming security audit (in July); excellent documentation skills needed and knowledge of polices/standards.

Long term: DEQ recently completed a front end upgrade; this BSA will work with the internal business to complete any back-logged items that resulted from that upgrade; be able to group projects and get DEQ positioned to get to the next level.

* Looking for a BA or BSA with solid documentation & communication skills. A technical background is less critical therefore the mgr is fine with one year of working knowledge of .Net, SQL, Java, Oracle, SQL Server (no hands on programming will be involved) but they should understand the systems to be able to translate and document the high -level requirements accurately.

Senior Business Systems Analyst to define user requirements and translate these requirements into user stories or system specifications for our Comprehensive Environmental Data System (CEDS).

Years of Experience:
12 or more years of experience in the field

Job Description:
Proven experience with complex concepts, practices, and procedures within the IT industry.

• Relies on advanced experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Works independently and cooperatively with management and stakeholders

• Understands business objectives and problems, identifies alternative solutions, performs studies and cost/benefit analysis of alternatives.

• Analyzes user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate processing or to improve existing computer system: Confers with personnel of organizational units involved to analyze current operational procedures, identify problems, and learn specific input and output requirements, such as forms of data input, how data is to be summarized, and formats for reports.

• Writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer program. Reviews computer system capabilities, specifications, and scheduling limitations to determine if requested program or program change is possible within existing system.

• Studies existing information processing systems to evaluate effectiveness and develops new systems to improve production or specifications as required.

• Prepares specifications to detail operations to be performed by equipment and computer programs and operations to be performed by personnel in system.

• Conducts studies pertaining to development of new information systems to meet current and projected needs.

• Plans and prepares technical reports, memoranda, and instructional manuals as documentation of program development.

• Upgrades system and corrects errors to maintain system after implementation.

• May assist computer programmer in resolution of work problems related to project specifications, or programming.

• May direct and coordinate work of others to develop, test,
install, and modify programs.

• Provides technical assistance and support for applications and hardware problems and for information sharing with external entities in a customer service environment.

• Provides field coordination and planning for the effective use of management information systems.

• Determines operational, technical, and support requirements for the location, installation, operation, and maintenance of various office
equipment and systems.

• Prepares charts, diagrams, tables, and flowcharts.

• Details input and output record formats for computer

• Assists in formulating logical descriptions of problems and devising optimum solutions.

• Assists in the design, development, and maintenance of various computer applications. May provide support and make recommendations for information technology systems processes associated with software technology planning, development, implementation, system security, and interfaces.

• Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in computer science, computer information systems or management information systems is generally preferred.

• Knowledge of the limitations and capabilities of computer systems and of the techniques used in the design of non-automated systems, of information technology equipment, of applicable programming languages, of computer hardware and software, of computer operating systems, of writing program code, and of automated mapping.

• Ability to analyze systems and procedures, to write and revise standards and procedures, to communicate effectively, and to train others.
Required / Desired
of Experience
Experience documenting user requirements
Experience developing/ maintaining applications
Working knowledge of .Net, SQL, Java, Oracle, SQL Server
Experience preparing complex technical documentation
Demonstrated ability to create and execute system test plans
Highly desired
Ability to group separate backlog items/issues/user stories into distinct projects
Highly desired

Question 1
Absences greater than two weeks MUST be approved by CAI management in advance, and contact information must be provided to CAI so that the resource can be reached during his or her absence. The Client has the right to dismiss the resource if he or she does not return to work by the agreed upon date. Do you accept this requirement?
Question 2
Please list candidate's email address that will be used when submitting E-RTR.
Question 3
Does your candidate's experience match or exceed the skills listed above?
Question 4
What city and state is your candidate currently located?
Question 5
IF NOT LOCAL to the area, is your candidate willing and able to travel to Richmond, VA for an In person interview if selected?
Question 6
If selected for this assignment, does your candidate agree to complete the entire engagement?
Question 7
Has your candidate been submitted to CAI in the past? if so for what agency and when?