Job Description :
Business Objects Developer
Lorton, VA / Springfield, VA. Falls Church VA
3-6 months Contract to HIRE

Duties and responsibilities include:
Develop/update Business Objects Universes and Reports
Develop, update, and/or execute SQL queries to validate report data
Participate in requirements gathering sessions and be able to translate user requirements into detailed acceptance criteria in alignment with Data Warehouse concepts
Document test results and issues and work with agile team to validate/recreate issues.
Investigate problems and develop disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.
Participate in the agile ceremonies and meetings as required.
Interface with the agile team(s) and other program staff to ensure all acceptance criteria are met.
All work will be performed on site at DHS offices in Northern Virginia. Some travel between local DHS sites may be required.

Basic Qualifications:
5 Years related experience with a Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters in Science
3 Years of experience with Business Objects using Web Intelligence, and Development using UDT and IDT universes
3 years of experience writing database SQL scripts for backend validation.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills
Excellent problem solving, analytical and documentation skills
Ability to complete multiple tasks and projects within deadlines
Experience translating user requirements into detailed acceptance criteria

Preferred Qualifications:
Active DHS Clearance and/or experience working on DHS Programs
Experience with Agile/Scrum experience with the Atlassian toolset, including JIRA and Confluence
Business Objects 4.2, Dashboard tools such as Design Studio and Lumira, and Security implementation
Knowledge of Cloud Computing Concepts
Knowledge of PL/SQL