Systems Application Analyst Advisor
8 - 10 years experience • Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
Analyzes complex business problems to be solved with automated systems. Provides technical expertise in identifying, evaluating, and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements. Makes decisions and sets the direction for complex analysis. Configures system settings and options, leads, plans and executes unit integration and acceptance testing, and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements. Designs details of automated systems. Provides consultation to users in the area of automated systems. Leads cross-functional linked teams to address business or systems issues. Resolve complex analyses and come up with leading edge solutions to business problems.
Eliciting and capturing business requirements in an Agile software development environment.
Managing work using Agile Scrum & Kanban boards
Decomposing Epics into Features and User Stories down to detailed functional and nonfunctional requirements
Developing business & system use cases
Facilitating the Team in developing acceptance criteria for user stories
Creating Business Objects reports to demonstrate/showcase issues and/or solutions.
Serving as a proxy Product Owner and/or Scrum Master
Creating User Interface wire frames as necessary
Modeling process flows using tools like MS Visio
Validating requirements fulfillment
Documenting standard operating procedures and maintaining the release information radiator for the Team
Working with Tier 3 support to troubleshoot & resolve production incidents
Documenting and managing business rules, risks, issues, and dependencies
Qualifications: 8+ years of experience, with work on at least one IT project within the past three years
Required Education: Bachelors; Preferred: Masters
Business Analysis – Epics/Features/User Stories/Requirements: 5+ years.
Able to comprehend the database structure and the relationship of data in the data warehouse environment
Software Development Lifecycle experience at all phases:4+ years
Agile Experience: 2+ years
Ability to handle a fastpaced Agile software development environment
Experience using Agile Tools such as JIRA
Ability to develop & decompose Epics, Features, and User Stories