OOS IT Business Analyst Journey - Olympia WA

Employer: DSHS

Job Description:
DSHS IT Business Analyst Journey

The Technology Services Division (TSD) is seeking a skilled IT Business Analyst to join our team in Olympia. In this role you will analyze and document user business requirements in support of large-scale, mission-critical IT projects that impact services and applications for direct service delivery. You will also collaborate and interact closely with technical staff, system product owners, business subject matter and senior management to establish and implement work products for the agency.

Join us today and help us on our mission to Transform Lives!

Some of what you'll do:

Serves as IT liaison with the business community
Coordinate efforts of IT staff and facilitate communication between IT department and business subject matter experts
Conduct interviews to gather customer requirements
Analyze processes, problems, trends and strategies to assist in the development and implementation of technical solutions that achieve business goals
Contribute to business cases by thoroughly and clearly describing the problem, root causes and impacts
Provide expertise and project management oversight for IT projects
Manage business process re-engineering activities for processes that support multiple parts of all of DSHS
Provide project management
Direct project staff across the enterprise
Actively manage issues, risk and change management processes
Develop quality and other measures for projects, provide routine monitoring and reporting on these measures

What we're looking for:
Experience reviewing and preparing documentation
Proficient in translating complex technical issues into readily understood concepts
Experience in software development processes
Knowledge of the standards, architecture, and specifications of automated financial systems
Demonstrative aptitude towards problem identification, resolution and comprehension and interpretation of technical procedures
Ability to facilitate meetings
Understand and analyze complex business challenges
Ability to think conceptually using creative, comparative and inductive reasoning

Who should apply?
Professionals with a Bachelor's degree in information technology or related field and 4 years of information technology experience
OR
Associates degree in information technology or related field and 6 years of information technology experience
OR
8 years of information technology experience

Questions? Contact grant.grady@dshs.wa.gov and reference job number 06863.

NOTE: Per Governor Inslees’ Proclamation 21-14 (Download PDF reader) state employees must be fully vaccinated no later than October 18, 2021. Your vaccine status will be verified at New Employee Orientation. Please note medical or religious accommodation may be available, once an offer of employment is made.
Supplemental Information
Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history may be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the job. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any area of employment, its programs or services on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.

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Location: Thurston County – Olympia, WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/washington/jobs/3547872/dshs-oos-it-business-analyst-journey
Base Pay: $6,154.00 - $8,074.00 Monthly

Posted on May 11, 2022

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