Jacobs Business Analyst II in Huntsville, Alabama

Business Analyst II


A Business Analyst (BA) performs detailed analyses of business process and provides an interface between traditional information technology support organizations and functional requirement definitions. A BA must have a wide range of knowledge in all areas of information technology and in the customer business area. A BA must have organizational, analytical, written and oral communication skills; possess the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment; interact at all levels in the chain of command; work independently with minimal supervision; work in a team-based, highly collaborative environment; possess the ability to work well under pressure and around tight deadlines. Generally, a BA will be intimately familiar with a business process and partner closely with a customer lead and the user community. A BA will lead some smaller analysis efforts and take direction from more senior level team members.

Specific Duties:

  • Maintain skill sets in the hardware/software being used to accomplish customer tasks;

  • Maintain an awareness of trends that may either positively or negatively affect the customer;

  • Exhibit a wide range of technical knowledge including database, application development, project management, scheduling, etc;

  • Apply standard principles and concepts to solve issues in the government customer’s Web Portal with limited assistance from senior project team members;

  • Develop, control, coordinate, and maintain assigned Web Portal projects from inception to deployment into the government customer’s development environment and through the other customer-specific environments;

  • Apply standard practices and techniques in assigned Web Portal projects as described by senior project team members with limited feedback and additional clarification on provided guidance;

  • Understand database structure required to support the Web Portal and its display of InfoSphere processing results;

  • Compile the government customer’s Web Portal standards documentation for use by all team members

  • Create design specifications for the government customer’s Web Portal implementation based on interpretation of user requirements with limited assistance of senior project team members;

  • Interact professionally with internal and external government customers and team members on a regular basis;

  • Adhere to all established policies with regard to security, completion of mandatory training courses and timesheet submission;


BS degree from an accredited college or university in a related scientific or engineering discipline and five (5) to eight (8) years of progressive experience, or any equivalent combination of education, experience, training, and certifications.

Required Experience:

  • Ability to efficiently balance simultaneous, high profile projects and deliver those projects in an effective manner is required;

  • Must have experience supporting Data/Information Management and Quality projects.

  • Security certification required to fulfill duties of position;

  • Experience with VB .NET required;

  • Must understand U.S. Army Logistics practices, policies, regulations and procedures;

  • Must be proficient with Oracle RDBMS, SQL and Quest TOAD software;

  • Use of the MS Office Suite of products;

  • Secret Clearance

Preferred Experience:

  • Exposure to and use of the Telerik tool suite for VB .NET is a plus; Experience with the design of large Oracle database systems, PL/SQL, Packages and Stored Procedures is desired;

  • Creation and implementation of test plans for large scale web-based applications;

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

Travel No

Req ID: I2S00038P