Business Analyst

Princeton, NJ 08540 | Contract

Post Date: 02/06/2018 Job ID: 9868 Industry: Technology

Position: Business Analyst

Location: Central NJ

Salary TBD, Contract Role

Our Client in Central NJ is are looking for a passionate IT Business Analyst to work within the IT Data Analytics & Reporting Team.

The IT business analyst’ s main responsibility is to ensure the operational efficacy and excellence of the organization. The business analyst designs and documents work flow, manages and provides solutions to new business unit ideas, trends, and concepts appropriately through the latest technological paths. The business analyst understands the customer’ s business requirements and business process management, and then translates them to particular technical requirements.  This role must exercise independent judgment within generally defined policies and practices to identify and define a functional need. May act as a team or project leader providing direction to team activities and facilitates information validation and team decision-making process. Ability to handle most unique situations. May seek advice in order to make decisions on complex business information issues.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Collecting and analyzing the project’ s business requirements and transferring the same knowledge to development team.

  • Evaluating the data collected through task analysis, business process, surveys and workshops.

  • Providing suggestions to the development team during the development stage of product to meet the client’ s business needs.

  • Preparing accurate and detailed requirement specifications documents, user interface guides, and functional specification documents.

  • Communicating effectively with external clients and internal teams to deliver product’ s functional requirements like screen, interface, and GUI designs.

  • Documenting the acquired results of analysis and workflows as well as obtaining sign-off from the appropriate client.

  • Designing and executing the test scripts and test scenarios.

  • Coordinating with the groups of business unit who test, validate, evaluate new applications and functions, and determine issues in services and software.

  • Managing any change requests related to the working project plans daily to meet the agreed deadlines.

  • Coordinate tools for process management and ensure that data cycle guidelines are adhered to.

  • Guide and teach business and IT partners in data best practice and its use in business processes and decision making.

Qualifications:

Must have proven working experience as a business analyst or business data analyst. 

Experience with SDLC methodologies, specifically Agile

Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.  Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings.

Must have a proven track record of working with business and IT partners in delivering solutions.  Such experience must include lead roles in driving a strong process flow and data culture in project deliveries.

Knowledge and experience in data mining, or information retrieval utilizing database toolsets. Profiency in SQL, data model concepts (both logical and physical) is highly desirable.

Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Statistics or Business Management is preferred.

Karen Garach

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