AECOM Senior Project Management Software Implementation Business Analyst in Germantown, Maryland
United States of America - Maryland, Germantown
AECOM is seeking a Senior 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 supports our growing portfolio of projects that provide technology solutions to our client’s capital improvement programs. The Senior Business Analyst will work with clients to identify needs and design comprehensive solutions to meet those needs. This may include identifying commercial-off-the-shelf applications, developing custom software requirements for AECOM-built solutions, or architecting some combination of both. They will be responsible for leading implementation teams during the implementation of commercial project management information systems (PMIS) such as eBuilder, Kahua, Primavera Unifier, and others, as well as leading 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 to improve those processes. The Business Analyst will lead the discovery, design, testing, implementation, training and rollout phases of the software implementation lifecycle. These projects vary in complexity and constraints providing an environment for career progression.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates an opportunity 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-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
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Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
With more than 3,200 Water professionals in all major markets throughout the United States and Canada, AECOM’s Water business line leverages nearly a century of local, national and international project experience to provide today’s municipalities, industries and governments with cost-effective solutions to their Water challenges. We deliver our services—from environmental planning studies to detailed design, construction management, and operations and maintenance—to a wide range of public and private sector clients. Our public sector work encompasses everything from small rural communities, to large urban centers, to agencies with regional responsibilities. Our private sector work includes assignments for multiple commercial/industrial sectors, including oil and gas, chemicals, power, food and beverage, manufacturing and pharmaceuticals. https://aecom.com/markets/water/
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 where possible
Translate documented requirements into system configurations, software business process workflows and reporting metrics (workflows, data dictionaries, use cases, reports, dashboards etc)
Lead 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 with stakeholders
Develop supporting documentation (user guides, job aids, training materials, etc)
Develop and conduct stakeholder training
Provide technical assistance and support for implemented solutions
BS in CS, Engineering, Construction Management, other technical field
8+ years of professional software business analyst or project controls experience
Experience with commercial construction program management information systems (PMIS)
Experience applying project controls for construction projects
Proven knowledge of capital improvement program management and construction contract management
Ability to facilitate requirements gatherings and accurately document business process
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 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 dynamic and collaborative team environments
Demonstrated skills as a problem solver is 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 Engineering - Software
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 249593BR
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.