Business Analyst
PPC - Arlington, VA

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Arlington, VA

Project Performance Corporation (PPC) is a technology and management consulting firm delivering innovative IT, Knowledge Management and Sustainability Solutions. We are a multi-disciplinary team of information technology professionals, project management experts, scientific and technical experts, and legal and regulatory specialists dedicated to providing fully integrated solutions. As an independent consulting firm, we offer impartial, in-depth discovery and analysis resulting in unbiased solutions that emphasize increased quality, efficiency and effectiveness for our clients. With offices in the DC Metropolitan Area we serve Fortune 500 decision makers and Federal, State and local government agencies throughout the U.S.

Job Description:
PPC is seeking a Business Analyst with information technology experience to support the gathering, documenting, testing and analyzing of business requirements for a Federal government agency. The Analyst will be responsible for gathering and documenting requirements, providing data analysis support to users, conduct system testing and helping the project team develop other documentation. The Business Analyst will work at the client’s site along with the project manager, development team and various federal government clients to provide Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse support.

Minimum Qualifications:
United States Citizenship

Bachelor's degree in Information systems, IT management or related field

Strong analytical skills, including an understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into functional and reporting requirements

Experience conducting stakeholder interviews

Experience with requirements gathering and documentation

Experience with SQL, with an ability to support users in developing queries to support their business needs

Experience creating and executing test plans

Strong knowledge base of Microsoft Office software products used in SDLC phases (MS Project, Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Must be able to obtain a “Public Trust” clearance and obtain a U.S. Federal government client badge (current SSBI clearance desired)

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with Business Objects and ability to create basic WEBI reports

Experience supporting the preparation and management of project plans

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to communicate effectively to a wide-range of stakeholders and leadership

Have strong organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills to meet task deadlines

Ability to work independently, be self-motivated and have excellent verbal communication skills

PPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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