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Business Systems Analyst - Accela in Boston, MA at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51546

Our client in Boston, Massachusetts is seeking a Business Systems Analyst - Accela. 

Our client is seeking a Business/System Analyst for an eLicensing implementation utilizing Accela software.  The ideal candidate will have experience working as a conduit between the business and the development team identifying and documenting requirements, executing test scripts, supporting the client's eLicensing Project Manager while working closely with another Business Analyst on the team.

The client anticipates utilizing a hybrid project management methodology incorporating both Waterfall and Agile/Scrum to organize cross-functional teams.   


  • Work closely and collaboratively with Project Manager and EEA Technical Leads to ensure mutual understanding of project goals and priorities
  • Take part in requirement gathering session with business team
  • Collaborating with internal developers and business analyst to identify requirements and test their functionality
  • Assist in defining configuration specifications and business analysis requirements
  • Lead Quality Assurance effort, including developing testing methodology and test cases for the various stages of the eLicensing application
  • Document meeting discussions/decisions and action items; drive follow-up to ensure action item management and completion
  • Participate in testing of Accela forms and reports
  • Troubleshoot and communicate application related issues
  • Reporting and documenting technical issues
  • Communicating effectively with developers
  • Help development team with maintenance of Accela forms and reports (if necessary)


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Business/Systems Analyst and/or Quality Assurance
  • Proven experience as a Business Lead/Analyst in a major data centric project (e.g. software implementation effort)
  • Experience in a project leveraging an iterative deployment strategy with multiple releases required
  • Experience with Accela Projects highly preferable
  • Experience in State agency projects is preferred
  • Experience to the following technologies is a plus:
    • Jira
    • SCRUM      
    • Asana        


  • BA/BS Degree in Business, Information Management, or related discipline required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing skills
  • Proven ability to communicate with technical and business resources in a manner that supports progress and success
  • Ability to work in a highly dynamic and fast changing environment and adjust to evolving project conditions to ensure optimal outcomes
  • Strong computer skill set; including proficiency with MS Office,  Visio, Project, SharePoint, JIRA
  • Proficient in the use of audio, video, and online collaboration tools

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a high-growth IT staffing firm, with headquarters in Dublin, Ohio and with offices serving the Columbus, Detroit, Boston, Cincinnati, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Hartford, Los Angeles, Tucson, San Francisco, Denver, and Cleveland metropolitan areas.  We have a staff of over 780 associates and have experienced growth while remaining profitable.

Compensation can vary depending on experience and capability, plus benefits which include healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, long term disability coverage, and 401(k) with match and IMMEDIATE vesting.  Our benefits package, in this day and age, is superb.

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