Business Analyst

Arlington, VA

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Job Description

At Octo, our focus is on delivering results that matter. We are a premier provider of digital solutions and services to the federal government specifically in the areas of UI/UX, Agile, Data, and Cloud services.  We support and modernize our federal customer’s mission critical systems and functions. Agility is at our core: it is the mantra that drives us to succeed. We work quickly, analytically and deliver on agency priorities.


Are you a Business Analyst with other skills like UI/UX design, SEO, social growth analytics, or other modern web technologies? Do you want to help Federal IT migrate from legacy infrastructure to cloud environments? We are looking for Business Analyst to join our team to support the Navy on a critical project.

The Business Analyst will be responsible for providing business analysis and requirements development expertise for a Federal client.


·       Leads the requirements efforts by assessing the business needs, defining goals and objectives, and decomposing requirements to successive levels of detail

·       Responsible for business and functional reviews including stakeholder interviews, developing use cases, and documenting requirements.

·       Applies requirements management best practices to facilitate, elicit, and analyze business and system requirements, create conceptual business models

·       Consults with customer and contractor personnel to formulate and review tasks and deliverables, ensuring conformance with project task schedules

·       Facilitates requirements elicitation sessions with all levels of personnel, including senior executives

·       Reviews submitted requirements artifacts and provides detailed analyses in a timely manner 



Skills & Requirements

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in Business Analysis, Acquisition, Requirements, and/or BPR
  • Detail oriented business analyst professional
  • Maintains a thorough understanding of the Requirements Management Life Cycle (RMLC)
  • Experienced developing and reviewing Business Requirements Documents (BRD), Statements of Work (SOW), and Requirements Traceability Matrices (RTM)
  • Understands conceptual business models and process flows
  • Knowledge of Agile practices


·       Experience as a Scrum Master or working on Agile teams

·       Experience working on highly technical projects; specifically, any cloud technology


  •  Bachelor’s Degree


Active Secret Clearance is required


  • Arlington, VA


Octo is a growth-oriented firm that provides a unique, differentiated employee culture relative to our Federal market peers.  We leverage this growth-oriented and employee-focused culture to attract and retain a higher grade of talent than our peers to be an employer of choice.


  • Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only
  • Per contract clearance requirements, US citizenship is mandatory
  • Relocation will not be offered
  • Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment
  • Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation