Business Analyst III

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Contract
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Business Analyst III

job summary:
Role: Business Analyst III?

Duration: 12 Months

Location:Chicago,Illinois

Description:

  • Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs.
  • Documents requirements, defines scope and objectives, and formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies.
  • Require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 4-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with web technologies, application systems, relational database concepts, and client-server concepts.
  • Able to quickly understand and prototype business ideas and concepts.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
  • May lead and direct the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Responsibilities:

- Develop requirements and establish traceability to the client or business vision

- Manage the requirements through the project lifecycle by establishing and maintaining agreements between the customer and the project team

- Proficient with technical documentation, including business requirements, functional specifications, support documentation, user guides, workflow processes and test cases

- Ensure the requirements are specified in a manner suitable for the intended audience and are understandable, unambiguous and capable of being implemented and tested

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills

- Conduct requirement verification and validation sessions to gain approval from business and technical stakeholders.

- Validate proposed technical designs to ensure alignment with business needs.

- Provide project support during release and implementation periods.

- Facilitate workshops with employees from all levels within the organization to identify and implement process improvement opportunities

- Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

- Ability to collaborate and work with engineers, project managers and be able to understand technical concepts.

Required Skills:

- Bachelor's degree in a Business or Technology related field, or equivalent work experience.

- 4 years of business analysis or process improvement/engineering experience.

- Demonstrated proficiency with Business Analysis skills, including defining analysis planning, elicitation, requirements management and communication, and solution assessment and validation.

- Understanding of business process management, workflow and integration methods and tools.

- Experience with visual requirement modeling techniques, such as logical data and process models, workflow diagrams, context diagrams, and/or user interface mock-ups.

- Exceptional oral and written communication skills.

- Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills.

- Willingness to work individually and as part of a team to achieve business objectives.

- Ability to work in a fast-paced, flexible environment, and comfortable with change.

- Ability to quickly gain familiarity with systems and projects assigned.

- Non-Disclosure Agreement is required on this position.

Preferred Skills:

- Experience working in airline industry

- Experience being embedded in technical teams as BA / Product Owner.

Additional Notes:

- Chicago is the ideal location for these individuals

- Individuals with an airline background are highly preferred. Team would prefer candidates with airline knowledge so the basic understanding of airline terminology already exists

- Individual will work closely with the business and must be able to interact with confidence and a quick response time. If the individual does not know the answer to a problem they have to be willing to research and identify a solution while keeping the business informed

- An basic understanding of internet concepts, mobile apps, and the methodology of business mapping preferred

- Functional and technical documentation experience required

- Minimal travel may be required between Chicago and Houston

*** Candidates must be able to commit to a face to face interview as the team will require an in person interview as the final round ***

 
location: CHICAGO, Illinois
job type: Contract
work hours: 9 to 6
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

- Develop requirements and establish traceability to the client or business vision

- Manage the requirements through the project lifecycle by establishing and maintaining agreements between the customer and the project team

- Proficient with technical documentation, including business requirements, functional specifications, support documentation, user guides, workflow processes and test cases

- Ensure the requirements are specified in a manner suitable for the intended audience and are understandable, unambiguous and capable of being implemented and tested

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills

- Conduct requirement verification and validation sessions to gain approval from business and technical stakeholders.

- Validate proposed technical designs to ensure alignment with business needs.

- Provide project support during release and implementation periods.

- Facilitate workshops with employees from all levels within the organization to identify and implement process improvement opportunities

- Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

- Ability to collaborate and work with engineers, project managers and be able to understand technical concepts.

 
qualifications:
Required Skills:

- Bachelor's degree in a Business or Technology related field, or equivalent work experience.

- 4 years of business analysis or process improvement/engineering experience.

- Demonstrated proficiency with Business Analysis skills, including defining analysis planning, elicitation, requirements management and communication, and solution assessment and validation.

- Understanding of business process management, workflow and integration methods and tools.

- Experience with visual requirement modeling techniques, such as logical data and process models, workflow diagrams, context diagrams, and/or user interface mock-ups.

- Exceptional oral and written communication skills.

- Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills.

- Willingness to work individually and as part of a team to achieve business objectives.

- Ability to work in a fast-paced, flexible environment, and comfortable with change.

- Ability to quickly gain familiarity with systems and projects assigned.

- Non-Disclosure Agreement is required on this position.

 
skills: Preferred Skills:

- Experience working in airline industry

- Experience being embedded in technical teams as BA / Product Owner.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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