Business Analyst

Aerospace, Analysis, Analyst, BIND, Business Analyst, Business Requirements, Development, Exchange, Genetic, GUI, HTML, Management, Quality Assurance, Specification, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

Company Overview:

Exostar is a leader in cloud-based solutions provider improving identity access management, collaboration and supply chain management for numerous industries.  A joint venture of BAE Systems, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and Rolls Royce, Exostar was founded to streamline and better secure supply chain ecosystem and communities associated with these industries.  In 2014, Merck joined the founders to simplify and secure intellectual property (IP) exchange in the life sciences industry utilizing Exostar’s solutions.  Today, Exostar works with over 100,000 organizations in more than 50 countries worldwide.

Position Overview:

The Business Analyst will capture and document business requirements in support of program lead solutions. These requirements may be general product focused or customer specific. The BA will also work with Product Management, Development, Support, Technical Operations, and Quality Assurance to develop the Software Requirements Specification (SRS) that provides a detailed description of the functional requirement and initial solution design.

Responsibilities Include:

  • 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: functional requirements, business requirements, use cases, GUI, sand interface designs, Software Requirements Specification (SRS).
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
  • Provide draft product documentation for online help content and customer training
  • Demonstrate the product internally and to prospective customers 
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.


Required Qualifications/Experience:
  • 5 - 7 years of experience as a Business Analyst
  • Well-developed negotiation, facilitation and consensus-building skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive
  • Ability to adapt and work in a progressive, dynamic and changing environment
  • Strong team player with an intense focus on customer success
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.


Highly Desired Qualifications/Experience:
  • Experience with cybersecurity compliance and/or eGRC and/or IAM technologies
  • Experience with Supply Chain solutions is preferred but not required
  • Experience with Aerospace and Defense solutions is preferred but not required
  • Experience working with Atlassian JIRA/Confluence is preferred but not required
  • Experience working with SaaS or Cloud applications


  • Minimum education: Bachelors (4yr.) degree


  • As much as 25% in support of customer projects

Exostar is an Equal Employment Employer.  The company provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability status or genetic information.  Exostar is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons in all facets of employment including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, training, benefits, transfers and working conditions.




Bachelors or better.



7-10 years: Business analysis

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