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IT Business Analyst at California Department of General Services

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Employer: California Department of General Services

Expires: 07/06/2020

Are you an experienced Business Analyst who is ready to find a career that allows you to wear many different hats and tackle diverse challenges while still providing a work/life balance? If so, Enterprise Technology Solutions (ETS) is seeking a Business Analyst to utilize their communication skills and technological understanding to bridge the gap between our customers and the information technology team.As our Business Analyst, you will be responsible for:Providing expert IT project business analysis and advice to stakeholdersGathering requirements from clients and communicating them to development teamProviding project management support to small and mid-sized projectsWorking closely with the ETS project managers to align designs with organizational and technical goalsDocumenting and validating business, functional and non-functional requirementsCreating project documentation including:  requirements document, tractability matrix and perform user acceptance trainingReviewing application designs and testing IT systemsActing as a liaison between the DGS divisions and the enterprise technology teamEvaluating and researching IT procurement requests to determine IT components Examples of recent projects/assignments: Custom application development for the Division of the State ArchitectsSupporting COTS (Commercial Off the Shelf) for Facilities Management teamCreating mock-ups and validating requirements for the Real Estate Services DivisionProjects range from small to large and involve:  Custom COTS, ServiceNow, and Power BI If you are interested in starting your career with the state, apply for this opportunity today at: application deadline is 7/6/20 which means your application materials need to be submitted online or postmarked by this date.To be considered for the Business Analyst position, you must take the Information Technology Specialist I exam. To take the exam, please visit: is where there is…A collaborative team atmosphere founded upon ethics, integrity, and stewardshipA positive work environment that is open to change and invites its workforce to challenge processesThe ability for individuals to utilize their knowledge, skills, and experience to resolve complex and varied information technology issuesThe opportunity to be part of a highly skilled teams who are implementing exciting DGS initiatives and state’s IT strategic planWhat Department of General Services offers:An organization with a culture that centers on our mission, vision, and valuesAccountable management dedicated to staff and public serviceInvestment in career developmentGenerous paid time offHealth, dental & vision insurance for the entire family Excellent pension planClose to the River walk and bike trails in West SacramentoIf you are interested in this position or any other state opportunity at DGS, please contact Bjorn Shepard at Here is a link to all our open state positions that are currently accepting applications: