Seeking a Business Analyst (BA) to discover and document collective knowledge by gathering, analyzing, and managing business requirements and processes for multiple concurrent programs, projects, and/or other efforts. The BA ensures that requirements and other documented inputs to the project or effort are captured correctly and comprehensively reflect the customer’s needs.
? Identifying business needs and defining feasible solution scopes.
? Working with stakeholders to understand their working environments while evaluating other work effort requirements that may cause conflict or redundancy.
? Identifying and documenting business, technical, product, process, and workflow requirements. ? Analyzing, understanding, and documenting “current state” processes to ensure that the clients and project team understand the context and implications of change.
? Working with the client to prioritize and rationalize requirements.
? Assembling and presenting information to management-level positions, as necessary. ? Contributing to Risk Register, Risk Management Plan, and Issue Log, as managed by Program/Project Manager (PM), including by providing any necessary analysis and escalation recommendations.
? Reviewing and providing feedback on IT Test Plans.
? Creating or contributing to Training Strategy and Plan.
? Assisting with Quality Assurance Testing, as necessary.
? Coordinating User Acceptance Testing, as necessary.
? Assisting in end-user training coordination and development by suggesting the best fit approach. ? Assisting in production verification and initial support for end-users, as necessary. ? Providing back-up support to PM, as necessary.
? Providing light PM functions on smaller, operational efforts, as necessary when a PM is not otherwise assigned.
? Supporting the day-to-day operations of the ePMO as assigned.
? Reviewing and grooming backlog of work.
Project Delivery Support
? Overall positive and constructive attitude. Issues or concerns should be brought up to the ePMO Manager.
? Manage escalation appropriately under Manager guidance, quantify impact for risks and issues. ? As a Center of Excellence, the ePMO’s expectations focus on high-quality work products and effort. Completed work products (customer deliverables) should be peer and Manager reviewed.
? Utilize diplomacy to logically manage conflict, diffusing negativity where applicable. Facilitate collaboration to gain common ground and confer with ePMO Manager for advisement when necessary.
? Ensure communication is thorough, consistent, and accounts for variations to reach each audience. ? Highly focused on collaboration to find solutions to keep momentum on project timelines. ? Teamwork – Work collaboratively to support ePMO work efforts and team members.
? Initiative – Highly proactive, resourceful, and takes initiative on ensuring requirements and documented processes are thorough.
? Responsibility – Takes ownership of the success or failure of assigned tasks.
? Critical Observation – Actively observes and analyzes situations and meetings to extract actionable tasks and assignments.
? Integrity – Presents all ePMO work and approach honestly and ethically.
? Develop project/stakeholder specific project delivery approach with collaboration from Project Manager and ePMO Manager and team to ensure palatability, partnership and acceptance.
? Diffuse negative perception by course adjusting when constructive criticism is provided by management. ? Apply versatility to both work assigned and approach to ensure deliverables are met; evaluate tools across methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) to determine best fit for efficiency and ease of use by project sponsors and team.
? Demonstrate ability to internalize feedback from ePMO Manager, grow and improve, and manage perception, Competencies
Education and Experience
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including documentation skills, active listening skills, and ability to interact effectively at all layers of the organization.
? Excellent ability to think and respond quickly and effectively to unfamiliar subjects or scenarios, including through asking relevant questions and conducting appropriate research.
? Effective relationship-building skills.
? Effective ability to find pertinent information online or through other references.
? Excellent organizational skills.
? Superior teamwork skills, commitment, flexibility, self-motivation, self-confidence, positive attitude and diplomatic assertiveness required.? Proven customer service conflict resolution skills.
Duties will consist of, but is not limited to the review of documents that include recorded lien documents, final title policies, insurance guarantees. Documents reviewed must be in compliance with all federal, TRID, CFPB, FHA, VA, RD, FNMA and FHLMC. Documents must ensure a perfected lien and compliance with insurer guidelines. Work lender reports and correspondence to obtain outstanding final documentation
Ensure that the documentation needed on loans tagged to be delivered to investors is complete and accurate per requirements in order to meet pool final securitization deadlines.
Knowledge of mortgage lending documents specifically recorded lien documents and final title policies. Basic understanding of FHA, VA, RD and VHDA guidelines. Ability to work independently with excellent customer service and communication skills.
The Business Analyst/QA Automation Engineer (BA) candidate will develop, manage and document system, application and data requirements. The successful candidate manages activities relating to the gathering of requirements, and building automated testing scripts. The BA co-ordinates with quality assurance personnel to ensure necessary and sufficient test plans are implemented and assists in the execution of test plans within the change control processes. This role takes the lead in ensuring proper business and technical documentation is written in support of new or existing processes. This candidate will work heavily in Smartbear automated testing software and with the development team.
Additional areas of responsibility include documentation of existing infrastructure, system analysis, creation of release notes, assurance of compliance to applicable regulations and maintenance of the document repository. Requires a fundamental understanding of servers, networking, and the development life cycle.
The selected person must have strong communication skills to be effective in both technical and business requirement discussions. The ability to prioritize work effectively and address issues in a timely manner is essential.
Program Planning Scheduling Analyst
Our client is seeking candidate to perform the following:
Sr. Network Engineer
Our client has designed, developed, and implemented a Traffic Operations Center (TOC) in Salem to manage traffic in the Southwest Region of Virginia. The TOC relies on a number of field devices to carry out its mission. These devices include but are not limited to: permanent dynamic message signs (DMS), portable DMS, closed circuit television cameras (CCTV), traffic monitoring sensors and fog detection systems. These devices are integrated with an Advanced Transportation Management System (ATMS) which is the primary application used by the TOC to manage incidents that affect traffic. Because TOC staff rely heavily on the ATMS in carrying out their mission, it is imperative that the ATMS network is properly supported and maintained.
Therefore, they are issuing this solicitation to obtain the services of an on-site Network Engineer at the TOC to ensure the reliable and efficient operation of the ATMS network.
The development of the existing network included the preparation of documentation related to the design and operation of the network. The Network Engineer shall review existing documentation and assess the completeness and accuracy of the documentation relative to the actual operating environment and update as necessary. The Network Engineer shall closely coordinate TOC network activities with Southwest Regional Transportation Operations, Information Technology Division and the Operations Division as necessary. This will require coordination with both District and Central Office personnel. Activities may include attendance at IT staff meetings and/or planning meetings.
The responsibilities of the Network Engineer will include maintenance of all current network hardware and software at the TOC as well as new hardware and software that will be installed in the future. These services will be primarily for central control room hardware, communications infrastructure and software. Field equipment maintenance is primarily performed by other personnel. However, the Network Engineer will be expected to provide support for the field equipment installation, maintenance and troubleshooting as necessary.
This position will assist in the implementation and expansion of the fiber network architecture for the Southwest region. Typical duties expected of the Network Engineer shall include, at a minimum, the following:
Listed below are examples of long-term/planning duties the Network Engineer is expected to perform:
Over time, additional field equipment will be added to the TOC. The Network Engineer will be responsible for supporting the testing, configuration management, and troubleshooting associated with the integration of the new equipment with the TOC central software.
Work in the System Integration area may include writing specifications, preparing drawings, providing procurement support, and installing and configuring equipment.
Specific duties related to procurement support include:
Specific duties related to equipment installation and configuration include:
Cyber Security is a rapidly increasing area of focus for this client. The Network Engineer will be expected to be current with emerging security trends, issues and alerts. Other expectations include:
Skill Name Required/Desired Amount of Experience
The TREDS project processes crash reports from police organizations in Virginia and has been running since 2007. This development role would be the 2nd developer on the project for various enhancements.
A thorough knowledge of .Net development methodologies with modern .Net tools and technologies such as studio 2019+, TFS, Azure devops, .net framework 3.5+, entity framework, MVC (Razor), webservices using JSON (restful), XML, Soap/etc.
This position will serve as the second developer creating enhancements/extending the capabilities of the system that has been in place and continually evolving since 2007. This is an agile environment with defined sprints and associated processes (daily morning standups, estimation, retrospectives, etc).
Front end web UI development using responsive design (using tools/frameworks like bootstrap) is a desired plus.
Business Analyst/QA Specialist
The resource in this role will serve as a Business Analyst/Quality Assurance Specialist and is responsible for the set of tasks and techniques used to work as a liaison among stakeholders in order to understand the structure, policies, and operations of an organization, and to recommend solutions and capture requirements that enable the organization to achieve its goals.
What you need to make the cut:
The Senior Business Subject Matter Expert (SME) brings 10 years of proven experience from related businesses or organizations as well as system integration and technology experience. They consult with the client to define needs or problems, conduct research, perform studies and surveys to obtain data, and analyze problems to advise and make recommendations on business and technical solutions based on hands-on experience solving similar business problems. They can utilize knowledge of theory, principles, or technology of specific discipline or field of specialization.
In this role, the SME will be operating in the role of an Enterprise Architect (EA). The Enterprise Architect is responsible for working with the Business Subject Matter Experts, business owners, senior technical staff and the PMO to define the technical implementation for requests received through the Intake Process defined for the CEDC.
The EA, in this role will be responsible for coordinating the technical definition for the solutions that will be presented to the business for the solution to the business problem that has been presented to the CEDC technical team.
This solution will contain the high-level technical solution, the assumptions that have been made about the solution and a high-level estimate for the completion of the solution. The EA will coordinate with the Tech Lead assigned to the project to provide the required deliverables.
In this role the individual performing this role will also be responsible for leading the Tech Lead team. The Tech Lead team, within the CEDC, is responsible for establishing and enforcing technical standards and compliance.
The individual performing this role will be responsible for the oversight and management of the Tech Lead team.
Our client is seeking candidates will skill in developing GIS apps. The contractor will be responsible for assisting with day to day troubleshooting, help with interfaces to other systems, assisting users with questions on the software, consulting with the BSIP team, GIS team, DBAs and GeoAmps representatives to assist in maintaining the system, including assistance with upgrades to the system as delivered by the vendor.
The specific software experience required will be the following:
- Interfaces to SAP
- Maintaining SSRS Reports
- Interfaces with GIS Web Services
- Familiarity with SQL Enterprise Server
- Familiarity with ServiceNow or the ITIL Change Process (for system upgrades)
Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM MON - FRI
Duration: 1-year contract
This position performs the research step in processing claims of fraud or dispute on debit and ATM cards. The individual will review circumstances and documentation related to claims based on Regulation E and related procedures. This role assists in the resolution of a qualified dispute or fraud transactions for the customer based on a decision matrix and chargeback criteria. This role also assists in loss mitigation through chargebacks and other loss recovery means. The associate must use sound judgmental decisioning when reviewing claims through utilizing research skills/tools and working directly with customers and merchants to determine claim validity. Must be able to effectively manage work and remediate claims in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment.
Basic responsibilities entail but are not limited to:
Senior Business SME
This position will support the client’s key Labs application called Talisman. This system is utilized for lab certification and re-certification, along with lab accreditation. It is a Java 1.6.0_024 application, but they are upgrading this antiquated Java to 1.8 in the near future. The system is written utilizing the Spring and Spring MVC frameworks for an annotation based model-view-controller architecture.
The system performs validations with Spring validator and includes various regular expressions.
The backend database is Oracle 12C and connections are handled via Mybatis 3.22 which uses XML-wrapped SQL statements.
Additionally, experience in Freemarker Velocity is desirable for handling mail mergers. Experience with Log4j is desirable as the application uses it for logging.
Our client requires the services of a .NET developer to act as consultant with their Solutions Management group. This person will be responsible for both the design and development of complex technical solutions for a wide range of business processes within the organization. They must demonstrate their technical expertise and experience by having personally performed these activities during their past projects and engagements rather than just participating on a team that was responsible for these activities.
Their IT utilizes both waterfall and agile project methodologies. As such, experience with both waterfall and agile project methodologies will be preferred.
The candidate should have all of the following requirements:
Our client Transportation is seeking an Expert GIS Specialist contractor for an approximate 12-month engagement. The position will be assigned to the GIS Unit to specifically provide GIS support to the Hydraulics Unit. This resource will perform GIS analysis, GIS hydraulic modeling, develop GIS collection methods, implement GIS data management, and implement GIS data dissemination solutions.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Senior Project Manager
IT Support Specialist
This is technical information technology (IT) work providing a variety of IT support functions. An employee in this job performs IT duties in at least two of the following technical areas: IT support and administration services. Work at this level includes IT technical responsibilities of comparable scope and complexity in IT support and administration services which may include procurement, planning, security, training, project management support, quality assurance/quality management, release management, asset management, or technical writing. Work may involve serving as the point of contact for all IT needs, typically in a field location or business area, where work includes at least one technical element appropriate to this level. Work may include lead work responsibilities over Information Technology Technicians. Work is generally performed in a networked environment and involves the application of technical IT principles to manage information for the business area in accordance with Commonwealth and agency standards. Duties are performed with considerable independence and are subject to review by an administrative or technical supervisor for quality of applications developed, the operational performance of the network, or other IT support services being provided.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
This position processes the timely and accurate preparation of certificate of satisfactions according to investor, state and/or county guidelines, orders original documents from custodians, processes collateral files, and all instruments as they are received from the custodians. Complete all assigned reports as required in a timely and accurate manner, assist department with special projects as assigned by management. Participates in the maintenance of departmental policies and procedures, and effectively communicates with internal and external customers. This position performs functions with minimal supervision and is capable of resolving and/or escalating complex issues to management as needed.
Lien Releases – 90%
Generate certificates of satisfaction, cover sheets and adhere to special instructions according to each individual locality by ordering original loan documents from custodian process external research requests of corrections to security instruments and/or old unreleased liens as well as short sale files received from claims area. Create Walz postal labels for consolidation of mailing packets to cut down on expense; group mailing of releases going to same destination. Review and compile documentation in loan program files for imaging. Respond to internal and external email and/or fax inquiries through as well as verbal communication; provides information in courteous and professional manner while adhering to Virginia Housing guidelines.
Loan Account Maintenance – 10%
Establish and maintain loan account records; includes name, address, and other status changes. Ensure paid in full tracking maintenance is updated on all portfolio loan’s sent to the clerk of court’s office for recordation.Skills and Knowledge
Extensive working knowledge of Black Knight/MSP Servicing Platform
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to have positive interaction with peers and management and to work across departmental lines
Strong organizational, documentation and analytical skills
Education and Experience
Education: High School Diploma required. A.A. degree or equivalent vocational/technical training, is preferred.
Experience: Several years’ originations experience, and lien release and pay-off process experience. Knowledge of real estate lands records and processing.
IT Support Specialist
This contractor will work on-site in and around New Hanover County, NC office.
IT Support Specialist
Knowledge of: Ethernet topology networks; Windows 7/10; Office 2013/2016/365; Windows Server 2008/12; computer systems to ensure that all components will integrate properly; software packages such as TN3270, SharePoint Designer, and Adobe Professional; AD servers, routers, voice gateways, wireless access points and switches; and integration of all components.
Skills in: installing personal computers and peripherals (e.g., printers, scanners, cameras, fax machines, and audio-video equipment); using individual components; listening and communicating with customers to identify concerns, analyzing needs, and determining hardware/software solutions; rigorous problem solving; and providing excellent customer service.
Ability to: work independently to analyze customers needs and resolve technical problems; manage time to meet schedules; prioritize tasks according to customer needs; communicate highly technical information to non-technical users; troubleshoot hardware and software problems involving local area networks and personal computer systems; manage critical incidents, identify problems, make necessary corrections, and/or assist vendors with resolutions.
Gas Transportation Analyst
A Gas Transportation Analyst analyzes and processes customers’ requests to move gas on our pipelines and storage facilities.
Primary requirements may include, but are not limited to:
Adhering to FERC and NAESB guidelines, being able to operate a personal computer and meet established deadlines, ability to define problems, collect data and draw conclusions, ability to communicate effectively and establish rapport and maintain effective interpersonal skills. General knowledge of our client's transmission pipeline system, facility operations, tariff provisions and service agreements preferred.
General knowledge of customer facilities and operations, transportation rules and policies and interconnections preferred.
Previous experience with transportation and scheduling of natural gas preferred.
This position is fulfilled in an office environment and does not require operation of a motor vehicle.
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s required, at minimum
Top Skills Needed:
Nice to Have:
Primary Purpose of the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a COBOL mainframe technical and analytical subject matter expert to develop, design, and/or support current IT financial applications such as mainframe and oracle applications for the business, research, and/or instructional functions of clients. The expert will be mainly working with Cobol but there will be some integration into Oracle since the new system is written in Oracle. This role partners with business systems analysts, business relationship managers and process engineers to gather requirements and design applications systems within the data architecture established for the State. This is technical work with large sophisticated applications and the management of application system implementation projects. This role works with upper level management to define and design financial and business applications to meet the automation requirements of the agency. This position reports to the IT Financial Systems Manager. Other duties as assigned.
Description of Work:
55% IT Financial Systems Management
35% Customer Relations Management/Strategic Consulting and Planning
10% Technology Services Business Management
Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required in this Position:
Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5PM
Duration: 6 month contract
***Must be in the state of CA. Will be 100% remote.
Part-Time Office Administrator - up to 25 hours per week
Reports to: President & CEO
NextUp RVA (“NextUp”) is a fast-paced, innovative, and growing organization focused on providing all Richmond Public School youth with access to coordinated, high-quality learning experiences beyond the classroom. NextUp believes that when young people participate in high-quality enrichment programs, they benefit in tremendous ways – socially, physically and academically. Currently, NextUp partners with five Richmond middle schools and more than 60 local high-quality community-based out-of-school time programs to enrich the experiences of youth beyond the traditional school day. NextUp provides its partners with centralized registration and outreach, funding, a shared data measurement system, and sponsored professional development. The more coordinated our efforts, the more extensive our reach, the greater the impact we can make in our children’s present and future. NextUp is presently an affiliate of The Community Foundation.
Position Summary: The Office Administrator position is a Part-Time, Hourly position working up to 25 hours per week. This position will report directly to the CEO while working with the entire organization to manage and execute critical functions for office management, bookkeeping, governance and assisting the CEO. The Office Administrator will also work directly with Board and Committee members, as well as donors and leaders from partner organizations. The Office Administrator will handle a wide variety of situations and is a critical element of the NextUp staff team. The position is responsible for highly confidential and time sensitive material. This position requires independent judgment, project management, strong organization skills, effective writing and verbal communication, maturity, and the ability to make decisions in a fast-paced environment.
Board and Governance Coordination:
Other Duties as Assigned
Our client requires the services of Front End Angular UI Developer staff augmentation consultant.
The candidate should have all of the following requirements:
Skills & Experience Required
Nice to Have, but not required
Our client is seeking a Cloud Engineer for a contract position in Raleigh, NC.
The COVID-19 work that our client is performing is requiring multiple new applications being implemented applications in multiple cloud services platforms. A bulk of this work utilizes the Amazon AWS public cloud and the projects make use of a variety of AWS technologies and services. This position will be responsible for analyzing application requirements as they relate to infrastructure services and either designing a solution or implementing a pre-defined vendor solution .
This position will be responsible for analyzing application requirements as they relate to infrastructure services and either designing a solution or implementing a pre-defined vendor solution.
Areas of AWS cloud expertise required, but not limited to:
Lambda, Redshift, Athena, Elastisearch, Elastic Container Service, RDS, Glue, Cognito, Automation and H/A using CloudFormation and Cloud-init, using user data to install software on Linux and Windows OS while maintaining appropriate security measures.
Sr. Information Security Architect
Our client’s Information Security Office (ISO) requires a senior information security architect analyst specializing in risk assessment and business technical consultation. This architect resource will consult on multiple projects to recommend security best practices, develop architectures and hardening guides, and review and evaluate solutions against relevant risk frameworks and regulations.
This resource will provide information security policy, process, procedure and application consulting to the Information Security Office and project support. This position will be an Information Security Business Architect (ISBA) supporting project consulting. This resource will assist PCI-DSS compliance activities for the client.
Work Schedule after Training: 8-hour shift between 7 AM - 7:00 PM Monday - Friday (must be available to work between these times)
If you have:
You’re our perfect candidate!
Cybersecurity Cloud Engineer
Our client’s Information Security Division requires the need of a Cybersecurity Cloud Engineer that specializes in providing security for cloud-based platform solutions. Candidate must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Azure Cloud and Azure Active Directory.
One should have a deep understanding of virtualization, Operating systems, Linux, Windows, and how to secure data.
Candidate will be responsible for the planning, maintenance and support of data in the cloud. The individual will serve as a security lead and provide expertise in advanced cyber defense solutions and technology changes within the organization
Other Responsibilities Include:
Sr. IT Project Manager
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