Sr. Business Analyst I

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/07/18
5 - 7 years experience
Accounting, Finance & Insurance
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/07/18

Purpose of Position:

The focus of this position will be to analyze business needs in the context of strategic business objectives and work in close association with IT to get the business requests completed. Responsibilities will include a full range of activities from leading business analysis on small to large projects to management and tracking of deliverables required towards successful project implementation. PMD is looking to hire a team player with depth of BA experience, adequate SDLC exposure, excellent communication and critical thinking skills.

Essential Functions:

• Lead and/or participate in multiple projects by completing and updating project documentation; managing project scope; adjusting schedules when necessary; determining daily priorities; ensuring efficient and on-time delivery of project tasks and milestones; following proper escalation paths; and managing stakeholder relationships

• Elicit, understand, and document complex business processes, systems, and related business rules towards new development/enhancement of current software applications

• Provide project level analysis – producing required documentation (business requirements, scope matrix, use cases, sequence diagrams, future state proposals)

• Ensure business requirements are researched, developed and implemented in alignment with Business Analysis best practices and methodology

• Support IT on clarification of business rules and requirements throughout the project lifecycle

• Act as liaison between Program Managers, Project Managers, Product Owners, and Marketing and IT teams as appropriate and facilitate inter/intra team communication and coordination

• Provide leadership to team members and peers by collaborating with others; articulating ideas and viewpoints to senior management, driving the resolution of issues; and holding self and team accountable for results

• Identify process improvement and

• Create and maintain issue logs, meeting minutes, meeting schedules, project summaries and status updates

• Create and maintain project schedules by developing project plans and specifications, estimating time and resources, monitoring milestone completion, tracking all phases of the project lifecycle, providing timely reporting of issues that impact project progress, coordinating actions and resolving conflicts

• Performs other business tasks or functions as assigned

• Onsite regular attendance and punctuality are essential functions of the job

Requirements Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

• Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, collaborative team environment across the corporate spectrum with attention to detail orientation. Must exhibit confidence and an extensive knowledge of emerging industry practices
• Ability to successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously is required
• Strong leadership skills and ability to generate enthusiasm among team members
• Strong documentation skills with capability to imbibe, assimilate and present information gathered in a clear, concise format based on the audience
• Strong analytical, organizational, planning and project management skills
• Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong problem solving skills
• Ability to guide, coach and mentor team members as required
• Strong prioritizing and time management skills

Technical Skills

• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Products (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, SharePoint)
• Experience using Team Foundation Server (TFS) or similar tools for SDLC tracking preferred
• Experience with Requirement Management Software preferred (e.g. JAMA, JIRA, Caliber)

Education Requirements:

• B.A. Degree or B.S. Degree or equivalent certifications in relevant technology areas or strong experience in related disciplines
• CBAP (Certified Business Analysis Professional) Certificate Preferred
• Minimum 6+ years in a Business Analyst role
• Health Care industry experience preferred.

Requisition Number 18-0061

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