CDM Smith Senior IT Business Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description:

Exciting opportunities exist within CDM Smith's Business Technology organization for highly motivated and dynamic minded individuals. Ground-breaking innovation and a pioneering spirit are driving a number of cloud-based automation and virtualization projects that are transforming our technology landscape.

Under general supervision, the Senior IT Business Analyst designs, develops and implements basic to moderately complex Information Technology (IT) business systems. Provides user and application support for escalated IT issues.

As a member of the Business Technology – Project Management Office, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

IT Architecture Projects:

Under light supervision, plans, designs, develops and implements basic to highly complex single unit and firm-wide IT architecture projects. Executes project tasks against an established project schedule, reviews ongoing project status with IT management and identifies unexpected key events. Maintains client relationships.

Business Support:

Provides user and application support of escalated IT issues as defined by the group’s incident and prioritization processes.

Business Analysis and Requirements Gathering:

Performs requirements gathering, system design, prototyping, system integration testing, system installation and deployment of business system(s) Specializes in a specific, large program/system or provides general support for a wide variety of programs/systems, if required.

Technical Guidance:

Provides technical guidance and training to more junior staff. Mentors more junior staff and develops them for future growth within the discipline and firm. May supervise the work of junior staff on project work. Provide advice in area of expertise outside of the business analysis group.

Performs other duties as required.

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Senior IT Business Analyst



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Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Systems.

Experience: 5 years of related experience.


•Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.

•Good interpersonal skills.

•Solid knowledge of architecture frameworks.

•Strong problem-solving skills.

•Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office tools including Excel and Visio.

•Expert ability to understand technical and managerial materials

Travel: Domestic and international travel required.

Environmental Factors: Daily exposure to computer screens for extended periods of time.

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Massachusetts - Boston

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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Visa Sponsorship Available:

No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position