Business Analyst

Cognizant Technology Solutions   •  

Weehawken, NJ

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 4 days ago

Business Analyst

Job responsibilities:

  • Act as a liaison between IT teams and business teams
  • Possess an in-depth understanding of the various business units within the organization as well as an understanding of the IT organization's systems and capabilities
  • Ability to lead requirements gathering, future state design and fit-gap analysis workshops with business stakeholders
  • Determines operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats.
  • Designs future state by analyzing requirements; constructing workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities
  • Assess and develop high level requirements docs for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team.
  • User testing management for assigned projects, as applicable; development of consolidated user test plans, executing those test plans and obtaining appropriate sign off from user managers


  • Total experience of 5 to 8 years
  • Experience in requirement elicitation techniques, JAD, Interviews and documentation (BRDs, Functional & Technical specifications, Use cases)
  • Working knowledge of data analysis tools & Top notch analytical skills
  • Working knowledge of relevant SDLC methodologies such as Waterfall or Agile


  • Excellent Interpersonal skills coupled with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent Knowledge of Delivery and Process improvement Methodologies.