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Business Analyst

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Date: Aug 8, 2019

Location: Fairfax, VA, US

Company: Avaya Corporation

About Avaya

Avaya enables the mission critical, real-time communication applications of the world’s most important operations. As a global leader in delivering superior communications experiences, Avaya offers a complete portfolio of software and services for contact center and unified communications— offered on premises, in the cloud, or a hybrid. Today’s digital world requires communications enablement, and no other company is better positioned to do this than Avaya. For more information, please visit

Job Information

Assists in the development of the organizational operating structure and operations for ramp-up and deployment of a large US government-related program. May have any of the following responsibilities: administers and tracks organization expense, capital budget, and supporting business plans; compiles, analyzes, and publishes financial and/or operational results; provides business case analysis; coordinates program procurements and subcontractor timekeeping. May participate on cross-functional teams to establish procedures and to improve existing processes. Provides solutions to a diverse range of moderately complex problems. Works with limited guidance on projects within defined criteria.

  • General
    • All applicants shall be US Citizen
    • Active security clearance is not required, however, ability to obtain public trust clearance (agency suitability) is preferred
  • Education and experience
    • BA or equivalent experience in field related to business or finance
    • 5-8 years + in business planning or operations, with 4+ years related to US government business
    • Large government program experience is very helpful, especially that which involves a good general understanding of US government contract requirements and of US government procurement requirements.
    • Experience within the telecom or related technical industries is useful
    • Experience in process documentation and process management is useful
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Additional requirements
  • Skills
    • Solid excel skills with ability to build financial models, and to build and use pivot tables and tools such as vlookup; overall solid skills in other MS Office applications and MS SharePoint
    • Adept in use of CostPoint (v7.x is preferred, but 6.x is satisfactory), particularly in the use of Deltek timekeeping and use of CostPoint procurement modules
    • Use and experience with SAP is helpful
  • Other
    • Ability to work within and among teams both onsite and remote is essential
    • Solid communication skills (verbal and written)
    • Customer-centric perspective and approach to business issues

Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. For Job Postings within European GDPR Countries you can access this document for additional Data Privacy Information:

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