VirginiaBeachRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Virginia Beach jobs

Business Analyst (Job #6102)

Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Job Description:

SLAIT Consulting is currently seeking a Business Analyst, preferably with Cognos +/or BI skills for our client in the Newport News, VA area.


Analyze the Client?s processes and write requirements to address efficiency enhancements or new software solutions to support a business need. Incumbent will have an opportunity to liaise with the Client?s business groups/department heads, the Business Information department, and other departments within IT.

PLEASE NOTE: Cognos +/or BI are NOT required, but are preferred.


* Interaction with employees throughout the Client to understand business strategies and upcoming initiatives to determine future IT solution requirements.

* Develop and facilitate groups as necessary to gather process owner requirements through various elicitation techniques.

* Ability to suggest alternative methods of problem resolution, if applicable.

* Analyze detailed systems factors including, but not limited to, input/output requirements, security, data flow, and hardware and software requirements.

* Analyze "soft" systems factors including: roles, responsibilities, policy, culture, etc.

* Research and explore requested system requirements and functionality to understand costs and benefits in support of the demand management process.

* Evaluate and communicate the impact of potential software and process changes on the organization.

* Develop detailed requirements suitable for business review, software testing capability, and code development.

* Work with Business Stakeholders, Product Owner(s), Developers, Quality Assurance Testers, Technical Architects, Scrum Master, Support, Training, and Supervisors in a collaborative and shared-learning environment.

* Clarify requirements during Sprint Planning and answer requirements related questions throughout the Software Development Lifecycle.

* Review development in progress for adherence to requirements.

* Serve as a mentor for other business analysts.


* 3+ years in the business analyst or similar field.

* Bachelor?s degree and 3-5 years of general business experience preferred.

* Strong PC skills with specifics towards all Microsoft Office applications, Microsoft Project, and Visio.

* Expertise or background with: Data Warehouse, Cognos 10.2 and basic SQL.

* Some financial background preferred.

* Possess general business and technical knowledge.

* Strong analytical skills.

* Able to work effectively in technical and business environments

* Experienced in aspects of systems and process design and development.

* Project oriented/Uses a structured methodology to problem solving.

* Strong verbal and written communication skills.

* Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with all levels of associates.

* Inquisitive/Proactive.

* Facilitation capability to run meetings and prepare agendas appropriate for the audience.

* Receptive to some travel (education, project pilot, training, site visits, etc.).

* Open minded about alternative solutions, not constrained by the way processes have always worked within any particular company.

* Ability to work on simultaneous projects.

* Demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in the use of various information elicitation techniques.

* Demonstrates a high degree of proficiency in writing.

* Demonstrates excellent communications and presentation skills.

* High degree of leadership and basic project management skills in solving problems and exploiting opportunities.


We have been growing since 1990 with offices in Virginia, Gaithersburg, MD., New York, Raleigh, NC, and Austin TX. For over twenty three years, we have delivered customized, creative IT solutions for customers in the commercial, and state and local government sectors.

*Staff Augmentation *Managed Services *IT Outsourcing *IT Consulting

Thank you for your consideration, please submit your resume today! Visit us at

**Must be able to work for any employer in the United States. No Visa sponsorship.**

SLAIT Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: , Virginia Beach , Business Analyst (Job #6102), IT / Software / Systems , Virginia Beach, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other IT / Software / Systems Jobs

Junior CSS/HTML Developer
Description: Are you ready to get hired in the next 4 weeks Revature is the fastest growing employer of emerging tech talent and has over 300 new Junior CSS/HTML Developer positions available.One day someone is going (more...)
Company: Revature
Location: Newport News
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Principal Software Architect
Description: Career Opportunities with Trader Interactive A great place to work. Share with friends or Subscribe Current job opportunities are posted here as they become available. Subscribe to our RSS feeds to (more...)
Company: Trader Interactive
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Telecommute Full Stack Java Software Engineer
Description: An information technology company needs applicants for an opening for a Telecommute Full Stack Java Software
Company: VirtualVocations
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Cryptologic Technical Technician Norfolk
Description: Job ID: 215611 Location: VIRGINIA BEACH , VA , US Date Posted: 2021-04-13Category: Engineering and SciencesSubcategory: Sys IntegrationSchedule: Full-timeShift: Day JobTravel: Yes, 25 of the TimeMinimum (more...)
Company: Saic
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Junior Software Developer
Description: Revature is the fastest growing employer of emerging technology talent in the US. We will hire over 300 new Junior Software Developers in the next 4 weeks.One day someone is going to ask you where you (more...)
Company: Revature
Location: Norfolk
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Cybersecurity Information Technology
Description: Cybersecurity Information Technology Effort BCSS-21-0115-W : Bowhead seeks to staff for the upcoming Cybersecurity Information Technology effort. This contract will assist with cybersecurity, systems (more...)
Company: Bowhead Holding Company
Location: Norfolk
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Senior System Administrator
Description: Required Knowledge, Abilities and Skills Essential to Job Functions: In depth knowledge of Microsoft server operating systems, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and server hardware is essential. In depth knowledge (more...)
Company: AgreeYa Solutions
Location: Norfolk
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Remote Analytics Developer
Description: A leader in providing business solutions needs applicants for
Company: VirtualVocations
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: 04/20/2021

25L Cable Systems Installer/Maintainer
Description: AGE REQUIREMENTS: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 br br Being able to communicate across the battlefield and around the world is crucial to mission success. As a Cable Systems Installer/Maintainer, (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Remote Software Automation Engineer
Description: A consulting company is seeking a Remote Software Automation Engineer. Core Responsibilities
Company: VirtualVocations
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Virginia Beach RSS job feeds