We are currently seeking a Senior Information Systems (IS) Business Analyst to be responsible for defining business needs and opportunities to drive timely delivery of solutions that achieve intended business objectives. The Analyst will define functional and technical requirements documentation that translates business needs to high-level system design requirements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Analyze and scope business requirements and opportunities to define detailed requirements and design specifications. Specifications include functional specifications, process designs, user interface (UI) designs and end-user documentation.
•Conduct design and test reviews with the project teams to ensure systems design, development, and testing are aligned to support the intended objectives.
•Establish and maintain tight communication with impacted business functions to ensure a common schedule of activities.
•Train, coach, and mentor project team members and user participants to improve the quality and completeness of requirements specifications.
•Provide project requirements to project manager to develop project estimates and schedules.
•Provide assistance with end-user testing, including User Acceptance Testing.
•Work with application help desk function to ensure rapid and effective transition to support mode at the end of a project.
•Provide project management on small projects and supporting oversight on large projects.
Education and Experience:
•Education equivalent to Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Business, or other related discipline, demonstrating the ability to reengineer processes to make them more effective for the organization
•Six or more years of experience in Business/Systems Analysis and Requirements Management.
•Four or more years of work experience in application development and testing.
•Four or more years of demonstrated ability to reengineer processes to make them more effective for the organization.
•Three or more years of project management experience, preferred.
•Demonstrated knowledge and application of prevalent SDLC methodologies.
•Targeted experience with financial systems and/or transportation logistics, a plus.