Status:
OPEN
Job ID:
25710
Title:
Business Analyst
Applications Invited from Countries:
United States
Job Description

Requisition Details for: 59205

Requisition Details

Summary

Requisition ID : 59205

Requisition Name : Business Analyst III

Customer :  Jefferson County

Quantity Requested : 1

 

Pricing

 

Max Rate : USD 97.00 Per  Hour

Expenses Allowed : No

 

Location

Position Location : Hybrid

Address

3500 Illinois Street Suite 2500   Golden,  Colorado    80401-0000

 

Custom Fields

 

Location Requirements

 
 

Candidate must be local.

 

Candidate Must Be Local

 
 

Additional Location Details (City, State) :

     

 

 

Description

At Jefferson County (Jeffco) Business Innovation & Technology (BIT) we are shaping the role technology plays in government. If you are an experienced Business Analyst wondering what your next challenge will be, look no further. The successful candidate will be a team player, self-motivated, and goal oriented. They will have a proven background of identifying customer needs, finding solutions, and quickly piloting new technologies. The Business Analyst Sr (Innovation & Technology) will report directly to the Innovation Manager.

Business Analysts on our Innovation Team act as liaisons with other county departments and collaborate with them on technology roadmaps and projects to support their strategic goals. They promote a culture of creativity, innovation, value, and exceptional customer experience. They must be dynamic facilitators able to work with a diverse set of projects and teams, with varying needs and goals. Visit jeffco.us/innovation for more information on our activities and accomplishments.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Broad understanding and ability to evaluate and pilot new technology
    • Examples of technologies previously piloted include digital chatbots, CRM solutions, robotic process automation, and business intelligence solutions
  • Experience building collaborative working relationships with customers and IT staff
  • Ability to hit the ground running and move from high level goals to tactical roadmaps
  • Excellent communication in presentations, written communication, and oral discussion
  • Proven ability to create business cases and make recommendations
  • Strong knowledge of the principles and practices of business analysis, business process improvement, and project management

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Serves as a liaison between the Business Innovation & Technology (BIT) department and other county departments
  • Analyzes business processes, identifies technology needs, gathers business/technical requirements, recommends solutions, and manages technical projects
  • Creates user documentation and standards, and plans and conducts training as necessary
  • Understands current technology in use at Jeffco
  • Researches evolving technologies that can improve service to customers and improve operational effectiveness and efficiency
  • Manages vendor relationships
  • Participates in the development of specifications and ongoing management of proposals and contracts for hardware, software, and services
  • May train and guide the work of less experienced business analysts

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in a full-time business analyst role or equivalent. Prefer a major in computer science, information systems, information technology, software engineering, or business, and five (5) years’ experience. Certifications in business analysis, business process improvement, project management, or technology also preferred.

 

Local candidates only need apply. Interviews will be done virtually.

The position is a contract-to-hire position. It is a hybrid position with a combination of in-person and remote work. Jefferson County offers either a Monday-Thursday work week with 10 hours days or a Monday-Friday work week with 8 hour days.

 

Schedule

Days : Monday  Yes Tuesday  Yes Wednesday  Yes Thursday  Yes Friday  No Saturday  No Sunday  No

Hours/Day : 10

Time Zone : MST

 

Shifts

Start Time

 

End Time

 

Description

 

Active

 

Shift 1

7:30 AM

 

6:00 PM

 

Standard

 

Yes

                 
                 

Qualifications

 

Type

 

Category

 

Qualification

 

Description

 

Competency

 

Required

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Business Analysis

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Communication skills both verbal and written

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Learning ability

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Presentation skills

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Project management

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Team work

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Tools

 

Microsoft Office

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes