Business Analyst Lead

Fairfax, VA

Business Analyst Lead

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J0624-1658

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The ideal candidate for this position is a problem solver. In this role, as a Business Analyst Lead, you will leverage your expertise to tackle organizational information challenges. Utilizing your critical thinking abilities, you will identify client requirements and translate them into detailed instructions for your development team to implement. Additionally, the candidate must also has possess strong writing and communication skills, a capacity to grasp technical concepts, and the ability to cultivate relationships with team members and clients.

This position is located in our Fairfax, VA office; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Gather, develop, document, and validate business, functional, and technical requirements. o Interact with business analysts and solution developers to communicate and validate requirements. o Serve as a Scrum Master and Lead Business Analyst. o Facilitate client meetings, agile ceremonies, and requirements gathering with clients and various project stakeholders. o Lead development and functional teams to deliver high-quality solutions that meet defined deliverable quality and milestones. o Prioritize backlog/scrum boards, including Production issues. o Develop and QA JIRA tickets and wireframes. o Evaluate new and existing software products and facilitate technical solutions with the team. o Prepare and maintain project documentation and artifacts, including analysis, reports, and user documentation. o Perform functional and integrated testing and verify application deployments in pre-production and production environments. o Work with project managers, developers, clients, and end-users to ensure application design meets business requirements. o Assist all phases of software systems programming applications. o Prepare and/or review meeting minutes to be distributed to a variety of audience. o Author user stories, test scripts, and other Agile deliverables.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Bachelors degree in a related field of study. o 4+ years’ work experience as an analyst on a software development team. o Excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with clients and stakeholders. o Experience leading cross-functional teams to successful project completion. o Proficiency in Agile software development life cycle. o Ability to adhere to deliver on agreed upon timelines. o Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to changing project requirements. o Excellent organization and time management skills. o Strong leadership skills to motivate and guide team members to project success.

Experience using Atlassian tools, e.g. JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, etc. o Agile/Scrum certifications and training. o Government consulting experience.

CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through 7/15/2024

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $60,300.00 - $133,500.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include: • Competitive compensation • Comprehensive insurance options • Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan • Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time • Paid maternity and parental leave • Learning opportunities and tuition assistance • Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.





  • Document Management

  • Jira

  • Kanban

  • Scrum Master

  • User stories

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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