ASRC Federal Holding Company Technical Business Analyst Internship in Fort Collins, Colorado
Position : Technical Business Analyst Internship
Location : Fort Collins, CO
Team ASRC is actively seeking a Technical Business Analyst Inter to join our team and support development efforts for a government client in Fort Collins, CO.
Would you like to be part of a dynamic team of dedicated software professionals? Are you concerned about protecting our Nation's natural resources? We need people who are committed to action. People who want to apply their education and experience to make sure that all of us enjoy the benefits of productive soil, clean water, clean air, and abundant wildlife that come from a healthy environment.
Natural resource conservation is an effort of Federal and State agencies, universities, and professional societies to deliver science-based information to land owners. Join us to build the technology to help people understand, preserve and increase the productivity of our natural resources.
The successful candidate will be working in a team supporting Business Analyst and Product Owner duties defining project scope and objectives for complex custom software development and COTS integration in an enterprise class web application environment to include:
Coordinates with Scrum Master, Dev Team, Product Manager Liaison, Government Product Manager, Government Product Owner
Coordinates with Architecture team to vet architectural requests
Ensures receipt of stories from Application Architects regarding adherence to non-functional requirements for their application(s)
Builds, edits and maintains the team backlog
Breaks down solution themes and epics into understandable stories, defects, and enablers
Prioritizes backlog items based on user value, time and other team dependencies
Reviews and reprioritizes the backlog as part of the prep work for Iteration Planning
Coordinates dependencies with other Product Owner Liaisons
Provides story detail and priorities during Iteration Planning
has responsibility of accepting the final iteration plan
Provides Just-In-Time story elaboration
Applies Behavior-Driven Development
Coordinates with Government Product Owner's to accept stories as done
Provides Acceptance Criteria that assures quality and user expectations
Understands enabler work and assists with the sequencing of that work
Coordinates with the Release Train Engineer regarding capacity allocation
Participates in team demo and retrospectives
Participates and owns Product Owner sync meeting work
Orchestrates the Systems Demo for value stream stakeholders
Works across teams to define and implement improvement stories based on Inspect and Adapt events
Ensures that teams demonstrate the most critical aspects of the solution to the stakeholders
Education and Experience:
Majoring or recent graduate in a relevant degree, such as information systems, or computer science, and or Natural Resources, Conservation track.
Excellent written and oral communication skills; actively collaborates with team members
Highly analytical and flexible, views roadblocks as an opportunity for learning and attacks them from multiple directions until a solution is found
Ability to use a variety of software for creating UML diagrams and mockups as well as written documents for communicating (examples include Rational, Visio, ARIS, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is a plus
Documentation of business requirements. Examples of documentation include business requirement specifications (BSR), context diagrams, use cases, and user stories
Understanding of database systems
Understanding of user interfaces and most common approaches found in GUIs a plus
Familiarity with requirement tools (i.e., Rational Requirements Composer or Rational Doors Next Generation) a plus
Familiarity with data modeling concepts a plus
Ability to research document repositories and existing code.
Willingness to assist with in development testing
Work towards a Business Analyst Professional Associations certification.
Work towards SAFe PM/PO certification
Successful candidate is subject to a background investigation by the government and must be able to meet the requirements to hold a position of public trust.