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Job Title:  Business AnalystReston,  VA, US ID #17147



Since 2009, Cherokee Nation Technologies (CNT) has been serving government clients with time-tested solutions that increase client effectiveness through the intelligent use of technology. CNT’s expertise includes software and application services, network services, and business process services. The company is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with a regional office in Ft. Collins, Colorado, and client locations nationwide. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNT is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.

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The Office of Information Management Technology (OIMT) provides information technology and telecommunication support and services primarily to offices and staff for the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs (AS-IA), the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) organizations and locations throughout the Nation. The OIMT consists of 125 full time federal staff and additional contractor staff and manages the complex and diverse Information Technology infrastructure for the Indian Affairs federal workforce of 9000+ employees located in urban and rural areas throughout the country, and approximate 20 Education Line Offices and 64 BIE-operated schools located throughout the country.


We are seeking a Business Analyst to support the efforts at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.




Includes the following:

  • Provide business analysis technical support and services for OIMT IT projects. Business analysis efforts will be executed following BA best practices, standards and specifications in the areas of planning and monitoring, elicitation, requirements definitions, management and communication, enterprise analysis requirements and analysis and solution assessment and validation activities.


  • Conduct business analysis and planning including stakeholder analysis, requirements management and communications.


  • Prepare, conduct, document and confirm requirements including the maintenance, identification, collection, indexing, retrieval, and disposition of requirement documentation, metrics and records.


  • Analyze and document the current processes (As-Is) and where necessary recommend improvements (for To-Be) to the existing processes.


  • Assist in supporting IT Project deployment tools such as Enterprise Architecture tools, Project Management tools, Quality Management tools, or Requirements Management tools as required.


  • Document business process steps (As-Is) including actors, input and output information, sources, and destinations of forms and artifacts. The processes will be documented using standard BPM tool sets and methodologies.



  • Provide business process management technical support and services for Indian Affairs inbound and outbound processes. Conduct and document process improvement (To-Be). Implement business process measurement and monitoring including return on investment analyses.


Key Deliverables:

  • Analysis report as required by the Government Task Lead
  • Process re-engineering documents as required by the Government Task Lead
  • Project status documents as defined by Project Manager
  • Activity Reports









  • A minimum of five (5) years hands on experience with business analysis and requirements definition for IT systems development enhancements.
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • General knowledge of SharePoint to include SharePoint site and document management basics
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Tools (Word, Excel, Access).



  • Knowledge of re-engineering methodologies and principles for modernization of systems and projects.




  • Office Settings 

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Upon hiring, candidate will be subjected to a Public Trust Security Clearance investigation which is required to be adjudicated and maintained, in order to remain eligible for employment, per contract and government requirements.


About Cherokee Federal
Cherokee Federal – a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses – is a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies focused on building solutions, solving complex challenges, and serving the nation’s mission around the globe for more than 60 federal clients. Our team of companies manages nearly 1,000 projects of all sizes across the construction, consulting, engineering and manufacturing, health, and technology portfolios.

Since 2012, the Cherokee Federal team of companies has won more than $5 billion in government contracts. Our 3,000+ employees work in 26 countries, 50 states and 2 U.S. territories.

Why choose Cherokee Federal? Visit our website and learn about the great reasons to join our team.



Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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