A business analyst (BA) acts to bridge the gap between IT and business teams. BAs are responsible for engaging with business leaders to gather functional requirements and document processes. A BA is then responsible for conveying the functional requirements to developers, helping them determine the technical requirements for the work. A BA is also responsible for tracking, managing, and reporting on the progress of the requirements.
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Recording detailed functional requirements provided by business leaders.
• Documenting process flows.
• Translating functional requirements into technical requirements.
• Tracking the progress of the project requirements.
• Work with program/project managers, product owners, and other team members in providing clarity of requirements and how it relates to the business objectives.
• Obtain a strong functional understanding of business processes and systems.
• Required qualifications
o 1-2 years of relevant experience in a similar role.
o BA/BS in business, computer science, information technology, or another technical field.
o Advanced skills with MS Suite (particularly with Excel).
o Clear written and oral communication skills.
o Good listening skills.
• Preferred qualifications
o 4+ years of relevant experience in a similar role.
o Experience operating in multiple SDLC methodologies, especially Agile.
o Knowledge of SQL.
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Jul 21 2020
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