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Technical Analyst

Columbia, SC, USA; South Carolina, USA Req #80
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Technical Analyst

Columbia, SC

SLI Global Solutions LLC is A GLI® Professional Services Company.

SLI Government Solutions, a leading Quality Assurance and Software Testing company, is looking for a Technical Analyst to join our IV&V team in Columbia, SC. The Technical Analyst will join the existing SLI team in support of the South Carolina Department of Human Services for their Medicaid eligibility system replacement project.

The Technical Analyst is responsible for assessing processes and products associated with the
delivery of large system development projects. Experience in systems development best practices and knowledge of the typical artifacts created as part of a system development project is required. Knowledge of one or more government Health and Human Service programs, including Child Welfare, Medicaid, Child Care, Child Support Enforcement, Integrated Eligibility (SNAP, TANF, etc.), or Labor is a requirement. Knowledge of multi-project integration programs, NoSQL, and multi-system data consolidation efforts is preferred.

Essential Functions (Duties & Responsibilities):

  • Work closely with the business, technical, and management teams of both the client and the implementation vendor to understand the contracts, roles, and objectives of the project and all partners of the project

  • Evaluate the approach, performance and progress made in a project and identify and articulate the observations, findings, risks, and issues

  • Identify and provide mitigation strategies for project risks and alternative approaches for handling negative findings or issues

  • Prepare clear, concise, and objective reports of findings, observations, and outcomes/recommendations

  • Make periodic presentations on status and progress of the project to executive level
    management

  • Review test cases and report the outcomes of the test execution

  • Validate test results and provide recommendations as to the impact of test results on the
    acceptability of the system

  • Develop and maintain spreadsheets, databases, documents, etc. that are needed to support the assessment work products

Qualifications:

 

  •  A minimum of 5 years experience in as a business analyst, programmer analyst, software test analyst, or QA/IV&V analyst on a state or local government project
  • Knowledge of the components of Software Development Life Cycle and best practices
  • Must have MMIS SME experience working for vendor on development side
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills associated with evaluating products to
         predetermined standards
  • Experience with requirements management including validation and traceability

  • Experience with software testing including planning, execution, and reporting

  • Experience and proficiency in preparing planning documents and written reports

  • Proven ability to report observations, conclusions, and making recommendations for improvement about project problems and issues; ability to focus and to be objective on the
    assessment of SDLC processes and products

  • Strong interpersonal skills that allow for moving comfortably in a business environment and to interface with all levels of customer staff

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a dynamic and collaborative team environment

  • Ability to work independently

  • Experience with MS tools (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)

  • Aptitude to prepare written documentation clearly and to express complex technical topics for a non-technical target audience

This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The incumbent may be requested to perform other job-related task and responsibilities than those stated above.

SLI encourages diversity and is an equal
opportunity employer.

More information can be found on our website: www.sligov.com





Other details

  • Job Family USA
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 75
  • Columbia, SC, USA
  • South Carolina, USA