The MITRE Corporation Enterprise IT Business Systems Analyst in Bedford, Massachusetts

Enterprise IT Business Systems Analyst


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The Enterprise IT Systems Engineering Department (R105) is seeking an experienced Business Systems Analyst to contribute to the transformation of our business processes and systems. R105 is responsible for providing customer outreach, requirements analysis, business process analysis and improvement, and systems acquisition support to MITRE’s most critical corporate IT initiatives.

Key Functions of this role include:

  • Define business needs, assess capability gaps, and develop business cases

  • Analyze and document business and system requirements

  • Analyze current or new business processes, identify potential improvements, assess feasibility,

  • Evaluate the capabilities and limitations of IT products and technologies

  • Drive systems acquisition processes including RFP development, vendor scoring criteria, vendor evaluations, and product selection.

  • Participate in test planning and user evaluations


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field and 8 years of experience. Candidate demonstrates an ability to apply advanced principles, theories and concepts comparable to those obtained with a Master's degree in a relevant field of study. Candidate understands the missions, domains and challenges of MITRE customers and is fully responsible for deliverables-including definition, completion, and technical quality, as well as assuring consistency across the responsibility span. In addition, candidate is able to define projects or programs greater than themselves.


The following skills will be essential for success in this role

  • Demonstrated track record of working enterprise-level IT initiatives

  • Enterprise-level planning and analysis

  • Requirements elicitation, analysis, and management techniques

  • Process modeling and improvement skills

  • System acquisition and development processes

  • Knowledge of IT processes and related technology

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and facilitation skills

  • The ability to work effectively across organizational boundaries

  • Experience with enterprise resource planning systems

  • Experience with cloud-based applications

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

Other Locations United States-Virginia-McLean

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting May 17, 2018, 5:39:44 PM

Req ID: 00050251