Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. Business Analyst - Services in Newport News, Virginia

Job Description:

Ferguson is seeking an experienced Business Analyst with strong experience in web services to join our Data Services & Integrations team in our Newport News, VA tech center location.


  • Transform Stakeholder Information to Technical Documentation ready for Developer implementation

  • Work closely with Data Architects and Modelers

  • Construct information architecture for various implementations

  • Identify, understand and model the information flow within the business domains

  • Develop user models of information flows and activity diagram

  • Perform detailed analysis of information that is discoverable for applications

  • Work with customers to deliver best practices of content management

  • Identify cross relationship between structured and unstructured data elements

  • Recognize patterns for developing new enterprise repositories and work closely with Enterprise Architects


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Related or Business related field is typically required to perform at expectation

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Business Analysis can be substituted for education

  • Ferguson business and software domain knowledge preferred but not required


  • Experience in data solutions development, including working in a Service Orientated Architecture environment.

  • Experience in establishing classifications schemes

  • Experience/understanding RESTful web services and Service Repositories

  • Experience with metadata and content management

  • Understanding of information life-cycle and ability to make recommendations to support best practices

  • Working knowledge of Business Process Modeling

  • Knowledge of user interface standards and practices

  • Extensive SQL query writing experience

  • Able to work in an ambiguous environment with complex undocumented business logic and data flow

  • Knowledge of security protocols and demonstrate ability to manage the security of data within Ferguson governance best practices


The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 65 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to a $15 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 24,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service, and our customers know that “Nobody expects more from us than we do” is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It’s a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge.