Senior Business Analyst - Kanban/Agile

  • location: San Antonio, TX
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $75 per hour
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Senior Business Analyst - Kanban/Agile

job summary:
Our client, a global leader in the investment management industry, has an immediate need for a Senior Business Analyst with expertise in Kanban and Agile methodologies. The ideal candidate will have some Project Management and Change Management experience to organize workflows and lead teams to complete projects using Kanban/Agile.

 
location: San Antonio, Texas
job type: Contract
salary: $60 - 75 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Job Description:

Senior Business Analyst will play an integral part of the team with the following responsibilities:

- The timely development and delivery of meaningful, insightful and actionable metrics & reporting to all levels of the organization. Includes metrics & reporting developed for executive IT leadership (data mining and cost analysis).

- Ensuring that information management best practices are implemented to operate smartly as the IT metrics & reporting function scales to new demand

- Partnering with IT leadership by understanding business problems and delivering insightful and actionable ad-hoc analyses that help drive the business

- Participate and contribute towards business management deliverables / special projects to support IT wide priorities, and/or new Product teams across Investment Group (IG), Marketing, Sales and Service (MSS) and Investment and Corporate Technologies (ICT)

- Provide consulting and leadership in adoption of Agile/Lean tools and frameworks (e.g. Kanban)

 
qualifications:
Qualifications/skills:

o Bachelor's degree; advanced degree preferred

o Minimum 2 years' experience as a Tableau power user with examples of Tableau dashboards created preferred but not required

o Knowledge of data analytics and data modeling required

o Minimum 2 years' experience using Kanban and/or Scrum frameworks in Agile teams

o Minimum 4 years of project management experience in managing cross-functional initiatives; ideally has experience at a management consulting firm, or project management at a financial services firm

o Experience working with business, technology, and operations stakeholders at various levels to ensure that business solution expectations are aligned, managed and met

o Demonstrated analytical ability, business impact and cost/benefit analysis, business case development

o Change management experience with organizational design, business readiness, communications, and training

 
skills: Qualifications/skills:

o Bachelor's degree; advanced degree preferred

o Minimum 2 years' experience as a Tableau power user with examples of Tableau dashboards created preferred but not required

o Knowledge of data analytics and data modeling required

o Minimum 2 years' experience using Kanban and/or Scrum frameworks in Agile teams

o Minimum 4 years of project management experience in managing cross-functional initiatives; ideally has experience at a management consulting firm, or project management at a financial services firm

o Experience working with business, technology, and operations stakeholders at various levels to ensure that business solution expectations are aligned, managed and met

o Demonstrated analytical ability, business impact and cost/benefit analysis, business case development

o Change management experience with organizational design, business readiness, communications, and training


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