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NHQ:IT - Enterprise Web Services - Code4Good Volunteer - Business Analyst

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American Red Cross - National Headquarters

This position supports the National Headquarters (NHQ) Information Technology (IT) team.

The American Red Cross Code4Good Project is a first-of-its-kind volunteer workforce that gives software engineers and engineering leaders an opportunity to support the Red Cross Mission. The Code4Good Volunteer is an enthusiastic team player who wants to support the Red Cross Mission by contributing their software engineering talent and practical experience to support internal software development and support efforts. This is a remote volunteer-from-home opportunity, with virtual teams collaborating through JIRA, Git, Confluence, Slack, etc.

The Code4Good Volunteer is an enthusiastic team player who wants to support the Red Cross Mission by contributing their software engineering talent and practical experience to support internal software development and support efforts.

  • Gather requirements from the stakeholders.
  • Develop and manage functional and nonfunctional requirements (user stories, wireframes, or UML diagrams).
  • Break down the requirements and input the tasks in Jira.
  • Follow Agile methodologies.
  • Facilitate requirements prioritization.
  • Collaborate to determine success / acceptance criteria.
  • Serve as a resource to project managers as needed and time permits.

3-5 hours per week

Required:

  • 2+ years’ experience in related role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Great analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Superior presentation and negotiation skills
  • Strong adaptability and capacity to work in fast-paced environments
  • Understanding of organizational data flow and its use in management decision-making
  • Proven management and organizational skills
  • Access to cell phone and reliable internet
  • Resume required

Preferred:

  • Product delivery within an agile methodology framework
  • Git, Atlassian Jira, Atlassian Confluence, Slack, or similar collaboration tools

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About American Red Cross - National Headquarters

Location:

431 18th St NW, Washington, DC 20006, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

Community
Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Database Administration
  • Analytics

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3/5 Hours Per Week
  • 1. Do you have 2 or more years’ business analysis experience? 2. Are you able to work independently and adapt fast-paced environments? 3. Do you have experience defining user stories, wireframes and/or process/data flows?

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