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Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2104444

Senior Technical Business Analyst

We are looking for an experienced Technical Business Analyst to support a fast-paced and exciting Data Analytics project with one of our federal clients. You will be a key part of our team to support the implementation of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning tools. You will engage with our team of data analysts, data scientists, and data engineers as well as our federal stakeholders to manage innovative work across the organization. The role is dynamic and will require a candidate that is detail oriented and able to work productively and efficiently in a team-oriented environment.

This role can be 100% remote, sitting anywhere within the US.  The ideal candidate will be within driving distance of the Washington DC Metro area for meetings with teams and clients on occasion.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Create strategic work products, support stakeholder meetings, and conduct a variety of strategic, operational, and technical analyses.

  • Communicate and collaborate proactively with external and internal clients to analyze functional and technical needs.

  • Work closely with the team to coordinate new requirements, enhancements and issues clearly, and aligns with the business needs.

  • Ensure the cross functional team are practicing the core agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, team accountability, and visibility.

  • Asks difficult questions, works with Product Owner to remove impediments, and makes issues and problems visible.

  • Supervise the creation of User Stories and define Acceptance Criteria as to when the Story is “Done”.

  • Monitor team backlog daily and ensure it accurately reflects the current state, including time to be burned and status.

  • Facilitates and supports all scrum events: Sprint Planning/Backlog Grooming, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.

  • Uses Jira to provide visibility to status, metrics, predictability, throughput, quality, impediments, and dependencies.

What you must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Certified as a ScrumMaster from an accredited institution

  • 5 or more years of experience communicating with clients, leading discussions, and confidently discussing technical and project issues and proposing solutions.

  • 5 or more years of experience working on Agile Delivery project(s).

  • 5 or more years of experience with documenting requirements in Atlassian JIRA and Confluence. Able to manage backlog, sprints, and releases in JIRA.

  • US Citizenship or Green Card. Employment must be compliant with eligibility for Public Trust due to Government Contract.

What we'd like you to have:

  •   Excellent oral and written communication/presentation skills.

  • Public sector consulting experience at the Federal level.

  • Proactive nature, consistently demonstrates initiative to take ownership of resolving Issues and gaps.

  • Strong knowledge of IT concepts, strategies, methodologies, architectures, and technical standards.

  • Experience tracking work in JIRA, Confluence or similar tools.

Why you’ll love working here:

  • Generous vacation and retirement plans

  • Comprehensive health benefits 

  • Flexible work location

  • Diverse workforce that values equality and inclusion

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

  • Friendly community with lots of social events

  • Participation in charity initiatives

  • Employee support program

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Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

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