Business Analyst-Sterling, VA

Business Analyst

Steel Thread Software, Inc. – Sterling, VA

Indeed Hire has partnered with Steel Thread Software in their search for a Business Analyst

Agile Business Analyst

We are looking to add an Agile Business Analyst to support our Product Development and Professional Services teams. We are looking for an analyst who can perform under limited supervision. Our team takes our client’s ideas from planning and development to deployment quickly and you will get to be involved in all phases of planning, development, testing, and product acceptance.

The Business Analyst is the individual who has the primary responsibility to extract, analyze, validate, specify, verify, and manage the real needs of the project, including customers and end users. The Business Analyst serves as the conduit between the customer and the implementation team through which requirements flow.


Gather requirements using interviews, requirements workshops, document analysis, storyboards, site visits, business process descriptions, scenarios, use cases, business analysis, competitive product analysis, task and workflow analysis and/or viewpoints.

Write requirements specifications using natural language simply, clearly, and concisely.

Transform high-level business and user requirements into functional requirements, specified in an appropriate level of detail suitable for use by those who must base their work on the requirements.

Lead requirements analysis and verification ensuring that requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, feasible, traceable, and verifiable, and that they comply with standards.

Facilitate peer reviews of work products derived from requirements specifications to ensure that the requirements were interpreted correctly.

Establish and implement effective requirements practices, including use and continuous improvements of a requirements process. Assist with the development of the organization’s requirements engineering policies, procedures and tools.

Collaborate with developers and SMEs to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.


Written and verbal communication, including technical writing skills. Needs to be able to talk with individuals and groups about their needs and ask the appropriate questions to bring to surface essential requirements information.

Organizational skills, to work with the vast array of information gathered during elicitation and analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information.

Understanding of systems engineering concepts.

Leadership skills

Experience working with an Agile Team where work is performed in two-week increments.


Bachelor’s degree or 6+ years of work experience in the Information Technology field.

3+ years of relevant work experience within the software development field, to include requirements gathering, analysis and design.

Experience with Agile principles and methods.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills


The job description doesn’t imply an employment contract, nor is it intended to include every duty, task, or instruction for which the employee is responsible. Other tasks may be assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisor’s request.

What We Offer:

Competitive salary

6 weeks of paid time off

Immediate eligibility to participate in a matched 401(k) retirement savings plan

Full Health/Dental/Vision/Life benefits

Paid time off for training

Corporate events with paid lunches

Casual dress code

Quarterly company outings

Lunch & Learn programs

Company sponsored happy hours

Parking reimbursement

Fringe benefit allowance

Recognition and rewards bonuses

Referral bonuses

Equal Opportunity Employer

Steel Thread Software provides equal employment opportunity and services to all individuals without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, religion, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, or any other reason prohibited by law. It is the intention that all applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $100,000.00 /year

Job Location:

  • Sterling, VA

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Business Analysis: 3 years
  • Agile: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • Authorization to work in the U.S without Sponsorship

Please email Erica

With the following

Your Full name, Email, Phone number, and attached Resume,

Or call or text me at 757-303-8437


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