APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 38
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In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
Business Process Analysts apply an in-depth knowledge of the agency's program areas to define and implement a solution to a given problem that requires an individually tailored response for end-user requirements.
The Department of Welfare and Supportive Services (DWSS) is currently recruiting for a Business Process Analyst 3. This position will be located in DWSS's Project Management Office in Carson City. The Business Process Analyst 3 position is an integral part of our Information Systems Project Management organization.
This position provides project management support to include project communications, project status reporting, contract management, and resource management. This position serves as a liaison between the agency's program/policy staff and technical staff and works closely with state and county program staff, technicians, vendors, and other agencies/entities involved with project planning and execution. The incumbent provides support in preparing information technology State and federal funding and advance planning documents. Business Analysis certification (e.g. CBAP, PMI-PBA) is preferred at time of hire. If the chosen candidate doesn't have it at the time of hire, the certification must be obtained within a year of hire. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in business, public administration, management information systems, or other disciplines related to the assignment and three years of progressively responsible professional experience in a related program area analyzing and interpreting program laws, regulations, policies and procedures, which included two years of experience applying recognized data processing concepts to business process planning and analyses; OR one year of experience as a Business Process Analyst II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for fingerprinting.
Additional Position Criteria
Experience with a System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) such as Waterfall or Agile is required.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Do you have an internationally-recognized Business Analysis credential? If so, please provide a copy of your certificate with your application. If not, are you able to obtain a Business Analysis certification (e.g. CBAP, PMI-PBA) within one (1) year of hire at the hiring authority's expense? Please explain.
2) Do you have experience working within an SDLC? If so, which SDLC methodology? Please describe.
3) Describe your experience coordinating activities on software development and other information technology projects.
4) Do you have any supervision experience? If so, please describe.