Business System Analyst

Cynet Systems   •  

Boston, MA

Industry: Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 9 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Business System Analyst for our client in Boston, MA

Job Title: Business System Analyst

Job Location: Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

"US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time."

Job Description:

  • We are seeking a talented Business System Analyst to lead business and system analysis of technical, often complex and highly visible agency projects for the client IT Department (EEA IT).
  • The Business System Analyst will work closely with Project Managers and the UI Designer role, as well as agency leads, project leads, applications, infrastructure, and telecom/network, to drive project planning and execution of complex enterprise software development projects within set project targets and deadlines.
  • The ideal candidate will have strong experience working as a conduit between the business and development team identifying and documenting requirements.
  • The candidate will need to have strong working experience with mocking up UI screens and presenting them to business partners to get and confirm system requirements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with business users to research, understand and document business processes
  • Independently lead requirements-gathering sessions
  • Document high-level business requirements
  • Document detailed system specifications
  • Use software design best practices to sketch and wireframe user interface solutions
  • Collaborate on user experience planning with peers and team leads
  • Analyze user, process, and systems data and create executive analytics dashboards
  • Perform other duties related to software delivery as needed i.e. testing

Qualifications:

  • 4 yeardegree in a related field
  • 5+ years of relevant hands-on experience
  • Experience with software design and development in a test-driven environment
  • Strong working knowledge of software development, Waterfall and Agile (Scrum, Kanban) methodologies
  • Experience with user interface design patterns and User-Centered Design methods
  • Experience working on multiple projects with time sensitive deadlines
  • Certified Scrum Master is preferred but not required

Desired Skills:

  • Must have exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to communicate with non-technical (business) AND technical (developer) audiences
  • Must have experience leading requirements gathering sessions
  • Comfort working in a fluid environment where visions and requirements may change
  • Must be highly organized
  • Must be able to work independently, or direct technical staff with a collaborative, hands-on approach
  • Familiarity with Jira is preferred.
  • Some background in environmental issues, energy, or government experiencepreferred but not required