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Business Analyst at ECS Corporate Services in Fairfax, Virginia

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Job Description:

ECS is seeking a Business Analyst to work in our Fairfax, VA office.

Job Description:
Support Dashboard Development for the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Program. CDM is a dynamic approach to fortifying the cybersecurity of government networks and systems. Congress established the CDM program to provide adequate, risk-based, and cost-effective cybersecurity. ECS is looking for candidates to aid in the development of dashboard solutions to visualize cyber security related data: Hardware Assets, Software, Vulnerabilities, Configuration, Users, Incidents, Compliance Scores / POA&Ms, Risk Scores, etc. This position will work as part of an agile development team facilitating feature decomposition, documentation, validation and iterative customer feedback as a member of a scrum team. This position will act as a liaison between the customer/stakeholders and the scrum team.
Successful candidates will have experience and work independently in requirements elicitation, documentation, tracking, and management to include maintaining traceability to the solution and tests in an agile environment. The candidate should have experience organizing agile backlogs to include developing 'definitions of done' and acceptance criteria.

Required Skills:
  • Bachelors Degree (Preferably STEM) with 5 - 7 years of experience, or a Masters and 3 to 5 years of experience.
  • Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate the listed level of competency for these skills:
  • Expert level expertise in requirements management including elicitation, documentation, and traceability to solution implementation, design artifacts, documentation, and tests.
  • Expert level communication skills with both technical and non-technical personnel, both oral and written.
  • Intermediate level expertise organizing an agile backlog using one or more Application Lifecyle Management (ALM) tools, preferably Jira
  • Intermediate level expertise using team collaboration tools (e.g. Confluence, SharePoint etc.)
  • Intermediate level expertise in leading and facilitating requirements working sessions and clearly documenting the outcomes (e.g. requirements, action items, decisions made etc.)
  • Intermediate level expertise using Microsoft Office Suite applications (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Demonstrable ability to act as the 'voice of the customer' ensuring concepts and requirements are understood by the team.
  • Novice level expertise of the cyber security domain to include: governance and risk management, compliance, business continuity and disaster recovery, encryption, software development security, access control, network security / secure architecture, and security operations.

Desired Skills:
  • SAFe Certification / CSM, CSPO or equivalent
  • Experience using Confluence to manage documentation
  • Advanced knowledge in one or many cyber security domain areas
  • Team leadership experience, esp Agile Product Owner or Requirements Manager
  • Familiarity with code repositories, particularly Git/GitHub
  • Basic knowledge of cyber frameworks/tools/technologies.

ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 2300+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.