About the Role
The focus of the Defence Digital Transformation Portfolio is to provide innovative and transformative solutions and services to the defence sector. The portfolio is rapidly expanding and is seeking a Business Analyst with a background in the delivery of defence projects and new business captures. This role will support the Digital Transformation portfolio in the delivery of successful bids through the analysis and validation of customer requirements and Leidos offerings. You will analyse customer information, proposal material, and external information to create supporting materials for the team.
You will be a multi-skilled individual able to work across programme, technical solution, and service delivery work streams as part of proposal preparation. You will understand the process of business change and transformation management, bringing the capture, modelling, and analysis of benefits to the team. You will assess the value, cost, and conduct risk analysis against opportunities to enhance the business cases prepared by the Digital Transformation Portfolio Programme Manager. You will support work streams in organisational design and development as part of planning and design activity. Your experience will bring collaborative ways of working across stakeholders, including executive leadership. You will support the creation of management frameworks using Lean and Agile techniques.
You will have experience of knowledge management, acting as the holistic end to end lead for Knowledge Acquisition and Transfer planning and process development, in conjunction with the Leidos StarTT process.
You will be comfortable working in a dynamic and collaborative environment. Your experience of the defence sector will further enhance your ability to work closely with the customer and proposal teams.
You must have (or be able to acquire) SC clearance, with the willingness and ability to apply for enhanced clearances as required.
Skills and Knowledge
- Ability to write clear and accurate business white papers and requirements
- Demonstrable understanding of business, finance and commercial contracts
- Experience of business change and transformation
- Demonstrable ability to apply Lean and Agile analysis and delivery techniques
- Business case development
- Business benefits analysis and management
- Building and delivering knowledge management, acquisition and transfer
- Experience of organisational design and development
- Experience engaging and collaborating with a diverse set of stakeholders
- Ability to engage and work within multi-functional programme teams comprising both customer, supplier and internal staff with an awareness of engineering principles.
- Knowledge of the Defence sector
- Knowledge of ISO44001
- Strong facilitation skills and an ability to run requirements capture, KanBan, lessons learned and risk analysis workshops.
- BCS or equivalent Business Analysis certification
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes
Clearance Level Required:Other Clearance
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:37.5
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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