Business Analyst - Junior

Columbia, MD | Full-Time

Black Fox is an equal opportunity employer information technology and emergency management firm headquartered in Columbia, Maryland. Since its inception, Black Fox has been a recognized leader in the development and implementation of information management and solutions. We depend on a diverse team of talented staff to design, develop, and deploy information solutions for our clients.

The successful candidate will work with project teams as a Business Analysis to analyze business requirements, technical specifications and other documentation and then develop plans, test plans, test cases, and test data.

 

Duties:

  • Supports organizational planning to address disasters, interruptions of business functions and enterprise resilience.

  • Interprets government regulations and applicable directives and advises government management on the best course of action to meet program goals, objectives and compliance with program mandates.

  • Assists with the development of plans for continuity of essential functions and resumption of complete business operations.

  • Monitors business and operation changes to ensure plans remain current and valid.

  • Performs business process analysis analysis/business impact analysis (BPA/BIA), risk assessments of mission essential functions and/or information systems in accordance with federal directives and industry best practices.

  • Prepares and conducts training briefings and overviews to educate workforce personnel.

  • Prepares and submits position and information papers in response to government requirements.

  • Assist in business continuity planning, analysis and risk management

  • Assist in designing, coordinating and conducting continuity exercises in accordance with (IAW) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Exercise Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines

  • Research, formulate and document reconstitution and devotion strategies.

 

Education:

 

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Emergency Management, Project Management, Business, or other related technical discipline is required.

 

Experience:

 

  • Five (1) years of experience performing one (1) or more of the following areas;

    • Continuity of Operations

    • Business Continuity Planning

    • Continuity Strategic Planning and Policy

    • Enterprise Risk Management

    • National level homeland security or continuity of operations exercises

 

  • One (1) year experience with developing continuity plans using an automated commercial/government or similar continuity planning tool required.

 

Location:

Columbia, Maryland

 

To Apply:

Please email a cover letter (optional), resume (less than 4 pages), and 3 references to hr@blackfoxgroup.com. Please include these materials in a single .pdf (Adobe Acrobat) attachment with your name included in the .pdf file name. Also, please include the words, “Business Analyst - Junior” in the subject line of your email.

Applicants selected for interviews will be contacted via email.