• Business Analyst

    Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(11/14/2018 10:52 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Schedule
    Regular Full-Time
  • Responsibilities

    MAXIMUS is a leading operator of government health and human services programs and has partnered with state, federal and local governments to provide critical, high quality health and human service programs to a diverse array of communities. Operating under MAXIMUS’s founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People® since 1975, MAXIMUS Federal Services is entirely focused on helping government agencies run programs cost-effectively and serve program constituents with improved outcomes. By being a responsible steward for government programs, we help the federal government deliver on its promises through our people, process and technology. Our focus is always on outcomes and results that connect citizens more effectively with government services

    Job Summary:
    The Business Analyst will review, analyze, and evaluate user needs and business processes to create systems solutions and processes and procedures that support overall business strategies.

    Essential Job Duties:
    •Coordinates with business users to define problems/business processing issues, data availability, and requirements
    •Collects, analyzes and interprets both qualitative and quantitative data; performs analytical and root cause analyses
    •Documents processes and procedures, identifies areas for improvements
    •Utilizes management and planning tools (flow diagrams, gap analysis, and selection/prioritizing matrices)
    •Facilitates discussions between operations teams, technical teams and business stakeholders on business processes and procedures
    •Assists in efforts to provide training, communication, presentations, and project documentation/artifacts
    •Assists in training and standards development among peer business analysts
    •Supports the project manager and/or product owner and stakeholders on project priorities
    •Assists in maintaining project deadlines, budgets, and schedules
    •Develops and produces reports as needed
    •Performs other duties as assigned

    Education and Experience Requirements:
    •Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university required; equivalent work experience will be considered in lieu of degree
    •At least three (3) years of experience in related field required
    •High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook
    •Strong written and verbal communications skills
    •Experience with Visio
    •Ability to use solid analytical and problem-solving skills
    •Ability to analyze current situations with new requirements to synthesize into creative solutions

    Additional Requirements as per Contract/Client:
    •Must be a US Citizen

    The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience

    • Bachelor's degree with 3+ years of experience.
    • May have additional training or education in area of specialization.
    • Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope & complexity.
    • General application of concepts & principles.
    • Contributes to the completion of organizational projects & goals.
    • Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.
    • Applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks.
    • Communicates on complex or sensitive issues or drafts such responses for supervisor or manager.

    EEO Statement

    EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.


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