Job ID :
Company :
DC Government
Location :
Washington, DC
Type :
Duration :
1 year
Status :
Openings :
Posted :
16 Feb 2012
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Short Description: 
Business Process Analyst with knowledge and experience in the area of Special Education at the State Level. Must be familiar with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEA).
Complete Description: 
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) is seeking a qualified Business Analyst (BA) with knowledge and experience in the areas of business process engineering and special education systems at the state education level. The BA must have experience with the development and deployment of .NET products as well as COTS implementations. The BA will lead JAD and focus group sessions with the business units to gather the requirements necessary to develop the System Requirements Specification (SRS) resulting in the development of the SRS and Use Cases to used by the COTS vendor to meet the business functional requirements. The BA will work with business units and report to the OCIO Applications Director.
Behavior Characteristics: 
Candidate must possess OUTSTANDING verbal and written communications skills. Candidate must demonstrate superb leadership, planning and organizational skills.
  Required / Desired Skills     
SkillRequired / DesiredAmount of ExperienceExpertise Rating
Business Process DocumentationRequired8  Years2 - Proficient
.Net Development Project ExperienceRequired4  Years2 - Proficient
IT Systems AssessmentRequired5  Years2 - Proficient
Microsoft VisioRequired5  Years2 - Proficient
Microsoft WordRequired8  Years2 - Proficient
Ability to synthesize client requirements into technical specificationsRequired8  Years2 - Proficient
Detail oriented and Excellent verbal and written communicationRequired8  Years3 - Expert
Proficient in Excel (Pivot Tables, Vlookup functions)Required5  Years2 - Proficient
Ability to generate functional and technical requirements documentationRequired8  Years3 - Expert
Ability to lead JAD sessions for small groups of usersRequired8  Years2 - Proficient
Ability to create user guides/manuals based on final technical product specRequired8  Years2 - Proficient
Knowledge of Emerging rapid development on Ruby on Rails and IronSpeedRequired2  Years2 - Proficient