Business Analyst 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law

Acuity, Inc. seeks a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience supporting a project management team as a business analyst.  Acuity supports key Federal Government clients and we are looking for someone to support our client within the Department of State.  It would be helpful if you have worked in the Federal space, especially cabinet level departments.  Experience supporting bureaus within the Department of State is preferred.


  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: (Business Requirements Document, use cases, interface designs, test plans)
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Work independently with users to define concepts and under direction of project managers.
  • Drive and challenge business units on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans.
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a through understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers and subject matter experts.
  • Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow. 
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs. 
  • Act as the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams. 

Position Requirements

Bachelors degree in one of the following subjects: Computer Science, Business Administration, Information Technology or related field.

Excellent documentation skills

Requirements gathering

Minimum Secret clearance preferred.


Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  

Shift Days  

Number of Openings 1  

Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  

Req Number MAN-13-00007  

Location Washington DC (20006)  

About the Organization Welcome to the Acuity Careers Portal!

The application process should take about 15-20 minutes. In order to be considered for the position, you will need to complete all of the sections of the online application and provide your work history, educational background, and references.

If you have questions, please contact careers@myacuity.com.  

EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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