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Business Analyst/Data Repository SME (FAA)

Network Designs Inc.
McLean, VA
  • Posted: June 17, 2022
  • Full-Time

Network Designs, Inc. (NDi) is an Information Technology, Web Development, and Branding and Communications firm with 25+ years providing professional services to large Federal clients. At NDi, we engineer success into our solutions by concentrating first and foremost on the end-user, the mission of our customer, and the bottom line. NDi builds solutions designed for tomorrow that deliver results today. NDi has demonstrated expertise in Solution Development and; Delivery, Web Design; Development, User Experience, Enterprise Information Management, Advanced Application Development, Information Assurance, and Networking

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the daily activities of maintaining a large enterprise data repository.
  • Provide guidance and governance to a small technical team to perform the necessary tasks to manage the data repository.
  • Provide technical specifications to the technical team to develop new interfaces and deliverables (views).
  • Validate results of new or modified interfaces and deliverables.
  • Write alerts/notifications and data dictionary for the repository.
  • Can actively interact with multiple customers to assist them with questions about the data and to provide clarity when there are discrepancies with reporting.
  • Be able to review the data and validate its completeness.
  • The candidate must have excellent communication and problem-solving skills that involve the full range of the project life cycle. The Business Analyst/Data Repository Subject Matter Expert (SME) is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific activities while ensuring customer requirements are met and expectations exceeded.
  • The Business Analyst/Data Repository Subject Matter Expert provides leadership, assures quality deliverables and makes technically sound recommendations based on industry-accepted best practices and management fundamentals. He/she provides training to new users and presents briefings to the executive leadership. He/she must have current and specific demonstrated expertise related to IT management systems.
  • The Business Analyst/Data Repository Subject Matter Expert position includes conducting interviews with customer managers and end users, creating documenting business and technical requirements.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of business systems analysis and requirements elicitation
  • Test case development
  • Familiarity and some proficiency in the following areas: Enterprise Change/Configuration Management, Software QA/QC, and Governance/Governance Process.
  • Coordinate and pro-actively engage with all stakeholders to achieve the defined project outcomes.
  • Coordinate subject matter expertise and support activities with organizations within the government agency.
  • Previous experience working for the federal government.
  • Strong understanding of data management.
  • Previous experience providing daily oversight to a large enterprise data repository.
  • Expertise in understanding how the federal government reconciles financial, staffing, and personnel data.
  • Strong understanding of financial transaction from a business perspective.
  • Previous experience with aviation, financial, and personnel data.
  • Update and manage memorandums of agreement (MOAs) between various data stewards and system owners.
  • Be able to perform data mapping to help gather requirements for the data customers need and map it to the data available in the data repository.
  • Provide user training sessions for both government employees and/or other contractors to better understand corporate data stored in the AIT-EDR.
  • Enforce requirements of individual users and manage processes to ensure the information system security.
  • Manage a process for user certification and re-certification annually.
  • Able to work with the appropriate government organizations and contractors that are responsible for the servers and databases to ensure the enterprise data repository is operational.
  • Ensure data loads are kept up to date based on agreed upon update cycles, data integrity, data availability, user and system accessibility and helpdesk support.
  • Able to coordinate the completion of system upgrades, new releases, and patches of Oracle products and Linux Operating System for all server(s).

Technical Skills:

  • Highly proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) and SharePoint
  • Proficient in using Atlassian Jira; MS SharePoint
  • Proficient in data analysis and integration
  • Knowledge of Oracle databases &; Linux servers.
  • Knowledge of data analysis tools like TOAD, TABLEAU, Power BI Qualifications
  • 15 years' minimum experience in Information Technology
  • 5 years as Business Analyst
  • 5 years working with financial and/or human resources data
  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain technical requirements documents

Education:

  • A Master's of Science degree in Information Systems, Business Systems Management Information Systems, IT Management or other IT degree Certification
  • CBAP certification desired, not required Public Trust Clearance required U.S. Citizen

Network Designs Inc.

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McLean, VA
22107 USA

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