AECOM Mid-Level Project Management Software Implementation Business Analyst in Germantown, Maryland
United States of America - Maryland, Germantown
AECOM is seeking a Mid-Level Project Management Software Implementation Business Analyst to support the Adaptive Program Management Technologies team. The home office will be Germantown, MD, but the position can be remote.
The successful candidate will support our growing portfolio of projects that provide technology solutions to our client’s capital improvement programs. The Mid-Level Business Analyst will work with clients and senior team members to identify needs and help design solutions to meet those needs. This may include commercial-off-the-shelf applications, developing custom software requirements for AECOM-built solutions, or architecting a combination of both. They will be responsible for supporting implementation teams during the implementation of commercial project management information systems (PMIS) such as eBuilder, Kahua, Primavera Unifier, and others, as well as providing guidance to software development teams through the solution development lifecycle. The Business Analyst will translate design and construction program and project needs into system requirements and business process workflows to be implemented as part of the solution. The Business Analyst will use critical thinking and business analysis techniques to examine existing business processes and to make recommendations for improvement. The Business Analyst will participate in the discovery, design, testing, implementation, training, and rollout phases of the software implementation lifecycle. Projects vary in complexity and constraints providing an environment for career progression.
RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:
Work closely with dynamic stakeholder teams to define and document as-is business processes, critical performance metrics, and program/project control requirements
Make recommendations for process improvements
Translate documented requirements into system configurations, software business process workflows, and reporting metrics (workflows, data dictionaries, use cases, reports, dashboards, etc)
Software development and systems implementation efforts to include:
Design necessary data and systems integration requirements
Work within client acquired software platforms to implement business solution
Serve as a client representative when interacting with software vendors
Design, document, and perform testing procedures for implemented solutions
Develop User Acceptance test cases and facilitate User Acceptance Testing
Develop supporting documentation (user guides, job aids, training materials, etc)
Develop and conduct stakeholder training
Provide technical assistance and support for implemented solutions
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development megaproject, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy, and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
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BS in CS, Engineering, Construction Management, other technical fields
Four (4)+ years of professional software business analyst or project controls experience
Experience with commercial construction program management information systems (PMIS)
Familiar with implementing project controls for construction projects
Familiarity with capital improvement program management and construction contract management
Ability to facilitate requirements gatherings and accurately document business processes
Ability to assimilate client needs and translate them into software business requirements
MS Office including Visio and MS Project
While this is a 100% remote position, travel up to 25% - 50% may be required
Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required.
Ability to effectively communicate with clients orally and in writing
Ability to communicate with all levels of an organization including senior managers and executives
Excellent organizational, time management, and presentation skills
Ability to work alone as well as in a dynamic and collaborative team
Demonstrated skills as a problem solver are highly preferred
Familiar with design, build construction processes
Understanding of basic accounting and financial reporting
Experience analyzing and writing business and system requirements documents
Previous use case development
Data analysis skills
Business Analysis Certification (CBPA, PMI-PBA, etc)Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification (LSSBB)
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Business Development
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 253619BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.