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Agile Business Analyst in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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Job Number: R0047033

Agile Business Analyst

Key Role:

Participate in story creation, backlog refinement, and scrum events, including sprint planning, daily standups, retrospectives, and reviews. Collaborate with product owners, business partners, Scrum Masters, and architects to build and define the product backlogs. Perform story analysis to determine conditions of satisfaction and to comprehend the impact to other systems, projects, domains, and operational teams. Manage the evolution of the User Story and other backlog items, including breaking down the stories, eliciting conversations, and facilitating story refinement sessions. Answer ad hoc questions and provide clarification or direction to development and support teams regarding user stories and functions. Collaborate with the product owner and Scrum Master in release planning. Provide technical support to client application teams during implementations of new services and provide subject matter expertise for support escalations.

Basic Qualifications:
-3+ years of experience in a business analysis capacity, including all aspects of business process and requirement elicitation, documentation, and testing
-2+ years of experience with participating in a Scrum environment required
-1+ years of experience as an Agile business analyst required

-Experience with JIRA and Confluence
-Knowledge of Agile techniques, theory, and practices 

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to juggle multiple tasks at once

-Ability to be highly organized, motivated, flexible, and a team player

-Possession of excellent time management, writing, editing, and presentation skills
-Possession of excellent client and stakeholder relationship skills

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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