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Government Contracting Business Analyst

Are you an experienced Business Analyst that has worked in the Aerospace and Defense industry? Are you looking for career progression opportunities in a fast-growing, global tech company?

Business Analysts are a part of our Product Management team that supports client co-innovation projectsThey are industry experts in their respective fields and understand project management best practicesThey work closely with solution architects and the implementation team to bring innovative solutions to life They are excellent communicators with a customer-centric mindset and the ability to translate a complex design into detailed requirements.    

Working at Cora

What is it like to work with Cora? Here’s what our team has to say:


  • Understand and analyze the customers business needs and transform these into deliverable requirements for our engineering team  
  • Design a next generation Earned Value Management System 
  • Challenge clients to follow project management best practices for their industry 
  • Create user stories and process flows from defined requirements 
  • Excellent presentation skills in both Client facing and internal to Cora teams  
  • Document and proficiently explain complex designs to all levels within the project 
  • Drive continuous improvement and innovation within Cora 
  • Act as a team lead within the Product Delivery team 

Required Candidate Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, business or a related field 
  • 7+ year of experience managing mid to large projects and/or programs  
  • 5+ years working as a Business Analyst 
  • Experience working on US Government Contractor projects 
  • Understanding of Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA) 748 guidelines 
  • Working knowledge of Agile scrum methodologies and tools like Azure DevOps 
  • Experience of Project Management methodologies.  
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills  
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and juggle ever-changing priorities and deadlines 
  • A customer-driven focus, with a history of consistently meeting and exceeding performance targets in relation to customer delivery 
  • Eagerness to keep up with and, where possible, ahead of industry standards and willingness to encourage and bring others along with them.   


  • You will be rewarded with a competitive salary 
  • We offer flexible working, life insurance and pension 
  • We have progressive learning and development policies and support employees in this area 
  • We encourage team events, run wellness initiatives, and are committed to our local community and local charities 
  • Opportunities to travel (when possible) are available for those interested in seeing more of the world while also working to deliver for our clients 

How to Apply


To apply for this role please submit a copy of your CV via our BambooHR page. If you have any questions about the role, feel free to contact us at , or on any of our social channels.

This position is open only to candidates eligible to live and work in the US.

Note: Cora Systems is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans’ status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

At Cora, we believe that the business of business is to improve the state of our world. Each of us has a responsibility to drive Equality in our communities and workplaces. We are committed to creating a workforce that reflects society through inclusive programs and initiatives such as equal pay, employee resource groups, inclusive benefits, and more.

Cora Systems do not require the assistance of third-party recruitment agencies at this time and will not accept unsolicited responses nor assignments without prior contractual arrangements.

Learn more about Cora

Our story, your potential

Founded in Ireland in 1999 Cora is now a worldwide leader in providing enterprise project and portfolio management (PPM) solutions to global organizations and government agencies. We partner with these enterprises to supercharge their journey from strategy to execution through our pivotal PPM solutions.

Our culture

Our culture is centred around our clients – and establishing a deep understanding of their business challenges to invent solutions to meet their needs. We love solving problems and have been nurturing a relentlessly curious, people-centric business since our inception. We’re passionate about designing enterprise portfolio solutions that are built to deliver exceptional results for our clients.

Our values

We put our customers front and centre. We take ownership and we take personal initiative to bring about positive results. We grow and develop ourselves and our colleagues. We have a positive and can-do attitude. We are ambitious with contagious energy and a collaborative spirit. We treat everybody with respect, always. We are curious, we step off the path, defy convention and act, unlike others.

Our people, our passion

We have a dynamic and driven team that have a passion for client success. We have and continue to build a world-class team around the globe. If you feel that you have what it takes to be part of the Cora team, please send your CV and a few words about why this role interests you to .