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Business Analyst - CPIC

Business Analyst - CPIC

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SkyePoint Decisions is hiring a Business Analyst - CPIC to provide IT capital planning and investment control (CPIC).  The preferred candidate will be customer service-oriented self-starter with strong communications skills.


  • Provide Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) analysis and policy analysis support.
  • Assist, under the supervision of the senior management analyst, in the performance of analysis of alternative courses of action for planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling program functions.
  • Execute IT Governance activities/tasks.
  • Execute Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) activities/tasks (including investment prioritization, selection, budget formulation, investment control, evaluation, and IT governance to increase accountability and cost control)
  • Provide Investment Procurement Support (Execute Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) activities/tasks)
    • Develop Business Case
    • Mission Needs Statement
    • 53 Profile
    • Market Research
  • Understand and use government budget processes to support the Agency with requesting, defending, and securing resources through the budget process.
  • Provide support for the implementation and documentation of DAU's Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) process.
  • Provide CPIC Policy Guidance
  • Conduct product reviews and functionality alignment reviews (Software requests and EIM process)
  • Assist with CPIC Reviews (Annual Investment PIRs)
  • Active CPIC Reviews would include IT Investments in one of the following categories:
    • Requirements Review: A review of Laws, Regulations, and Policies that impact the identified Business Requirements, Capabilities, and Services.
    • Analysis of Alternative: A review for compliance with federal, DoD, DAU and CPIC requirements
    • Business Case Review: A review for compliance with federal, DoD, DAU and CPIC requirements
    • On a monthly basis ensure a post implementation review is accomplished for IT Investments in the evaluate status that has not had an annual review done in the past 365 days
  • The task team will provide a weekly summary report on active CPIC reviews of IT Investments being conducted in support of the government Chief Enterprise Architect.


  • Working knowledge of CPIC/portfolio management tools.
  • 5-7 years of work experience with an emphasis on Federal Department-level IT portfolio management, information technology investment management, and information technology system development life cycle.
  • 5-7 years of work experience supporting all phases of the CPIC life cycle (Select, Control, and Evaluate), OMB business case (Exhibit 300 and 53) development, governance board facilitation, and CPIC training.
  • 5-7 years of work experience performing analysis of alternatives. Should be able to identify viable investment alternatives, identify assumptions that frame the analysis, analyze the costs and benefits, and evaluate non-quantifiable factors to select the best alternative.
  • Strong knowledge of federal/DOD IT regulations and requirements such as Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA), Clinger-Cohen Act, OMB Information Technology circulars, Federal Enterprise Architecture, and federal/DOD acquisition regulations.
  • Should be comfortable working in a client/consultant environment. Should show increasing levels of job responsibility, preferably to a level involving project management.


SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9000:2008 certified small business headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, with local offices across the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SkyePoint Decisions has grown into a successful federal contractor by combining industry best practices with innovative solutions that consistently meet or exceed customer requirements. We understand and integrate our customer’s technology and mission requirements to successfully deliver high quality, cost effective services on time and on budget.


SkyePoint Decisions empowers a secure dynamic workforce to complete any mission -- anytime, anywhere. It’s what we call Agency Anywhere®. SkyePoint Decisions delivers Agency Anywhere® by tightly integrating our technical competencies (cybersecurity, cloud services, remote access, collaboration, system & network optimization, device management and more) to provide our customer’s operating environments with the security, flexibility, availability, and operational continuity required to enable today’s on-the-go federal workforce to successfully and securely complete any mission – anytime, anywhere.


SkyePoint Decisions is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.