IT Business Analyst

JCD Staffing - Rockville, MD

IT Business Analyst – Rockville, MD

 The Position: 

As a Business Analyst, you will ensure Partner success by: 

  • Gathers, analyzes and translates requirements to well-organized specifications.
  • Develops and defines user stories, acceptance criteria, and assumptions in collaboration with the subject matter experts.
  • Helps the product owner maintain a healthy product backlog for the team.
  • Provides product management support such as prioritization and backlog grooming.
  • Leads sprint planning sessions and assists with status meetings.
  • Coordinates and collaborates with subject matter experts, development and QA to ensure that documented requirements are understood by the team.
  • Works with the QA team to develop test scripts and conduct testing as needed.
  • Works with business owners to plan software releases and maintains a product roadmap that is in line with the company’s long term strategy.
  • Offers recommendations for resolving issues and improving processes using best practices.
  • Supporting business process gap analysis (FIT GAP) activities to identify Partner specific business process improvements and potential GrantSolutions systems/service enhancements.
  • Identifying and resolving end-user issues or other support needs through email, phone, chat or on-site meetings.
  • Conducting user acceptance or system testing on behalf the Partner in support of system releases.
  • Assisting the team with pertinent communications to Partners as it relates to their business process, system updates, or other grants management news. 


  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 1 year of experience in a customer facing roleor the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Grants Management experience
  • Experience supporting user acceptance testing
  • Proficient in MS products (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) Salesforce and Visio experience is a plus 

You must obtain and maintain a Public Trust Clearance through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and have lived in the USA for at least 3 years.  

The Opportunity:

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a small, focused team environment with unlimited challenges, providing support for our customers. You will be working with a team of analysts and developers and be working on various projects interacting with the customer.

Posted On: Thursday, July 25, 2019

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