Agile Business Analyst
Exciting opportunity where you will be working for an enterprise level company that is going digital! In this role, you'll be working as an Agile Business Analyst to join the Business Technology team. We are looking for an individual with a strong understanding of Business Analysis who has a demonstrated track record of defining and driving technology-based solutions to implement strategic solutions while bridging the divide between business and technical knowledge.
location: Madison, New Jersey
job type: Contract
salary: $48 - 50 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
-Elicit and evaluate business requirements for delivering new or enhanced software systems, appropriately document the system requirements, and measure the success of the resultant initiatives
-Partner with cross-functional teams to analyze, decompose and map current state processes and pain points, then determine improvement opportunities including creation of target operating models
-Take ownership to lead solutions from concept to implementation by partnering with Technology and Business to ensure requirements are satisfied and delivered on time
-Build and develop business relationships vital to the success of the project
-Deliver effective presentations of findings and recommendations to multiple levels of stakeholders
-Work with Business Product Owners to facilitate creation and maintenance of Product Roadmaps and Backlogs.
-Collaborates and communicates with stakeholders, developers, designers and technical team members.
-Elicit requirements and author user stories with input from Product Owners.
-BA/BS degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related discipline
-Minimum of 8 years' experience as a Business Analyst
-Hands-on experience in a Scrum Agile development environment
skills: -Demonstrated experience identifying solutions using standard analysis techniques such as
business process and information modeling, root cause analysis, use case analysis, workflow analysis, functional decomposition analysis, process map creation, etc.
-Experience in facilitating the elicitation and evaluation of business requirements for delivering new or enhanced software systems, and measuring the success of the associated initiatives
-Strong problem solving and structuring skills, with ability to bring actionable insights through effective communication
-Experience working with diverse set of senior stakeholders on requirements, roles and responsibilities, project timelines.
-Ability to independently and quickly ramp up on new business and technical concepts
-Demonstrated passion for developing and overseeing strategic solution execution
-Ability to work independently as well as in team environment, providing structure in ambiguous situations
-Proficient in JIRA, Confluence, Visio, MS Excel, PowerPoint and other Office applications
-Content management experience preferably Adobe Experience Manager is a plus
-PMI-PBA, CBAP, CSPO Certification is a plus
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