Sr. Business Analyst

US-MN-Maple Grove
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-2282
Category
Information Technology - Business Analysis

Responsibilities

Sr. Business Analyst 

 

Data Recognition Corporation, Maple Grove, Minnesota

This is a full-time regular employee role, not contract

Company cannot provide sponsorship for this position

No Agencies, Please

 

Summary: 

The Sr. Business Analyst works as part of a project team to gather business requirements and create functional specifications needed to re-engineer business processes or develop software applications that meet or exceed customer expectations. Business Analysts work primarily on more complex business processes or projects new to the company or division. These typically require business process re-engineering expertise and the ability to guide the approach and process for requirements gathering, business case development, and JAD sessions. Provide estimates to complete projects, identify and track scope changes, provide coordination between DRC departments, act as a liaison between DRC and the end clients (both internal and external), and provide input to schedules.  May also manage updates to schedules, facilitate/lead team meetings, and coach, mentor or provide work direction to lower level analysts.

Qualifications

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Meet with various business partners to gather and document requirements.
  • Interact with developers, QA and architects to understand software limitations.
  • Provide recommendations developing and utilizing use cases, charts, etc. 
  • Provide necessary components to development team.
  • Translate user and/or systems requirements into functional technical specifications.
  • Write and maintain detailed systems documentation, including user manuals and technical manuals
  • Act as liaison between developers, architects, and end users to ensure technical compatibility and satisfaction
  • Ability to effectively make written and oral presentations to end users and senior management staff

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years Business Analyst experience
  • 5+ years’ experience with requirements gathering tools/techniques 
  • Bachelor's degree in MIS, Computer Science or Business Administration or related field OR equivalent experience plus higher education
  • Familiarity with requirements gathering tools/techniques, developing user stories and documentation
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work successfully both independently and in teams
  • Expereience with business process redesign
  • Experience working in multi-diverse environments (agile and/or waterfall, etc)
  • Experience with process re-engineering, quality process improvement teechniques, business project modeling techniques
  • Build and maintain relationships with business customers, internal customers and business units.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite

 Essential Job Requirements:

 

  • Relate effectively and work respectfully with diverse work groups
  • Ability to consistently perform well during times of increased work load
  • Set and meet deadlines
  • Manage multiple job functions simultaneously
  • Other duties as needed

Reporting to this position:  No direct reports

 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Ability to sit and/or stand for up to 8 hour periods of time
  • Ability to look at a computer monitor, utilize a keyboard and/or mouse for up to 8 hours per day
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds as necessary

No Agencies, Please 

 

The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

To apply:  

http://www.drccareers.com/Pages/job-opportunities.aspx

Enter Keyword: 2282

OR apply directly to this job site

 

 

Data Recognition Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

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