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Job Description

Business Analyst
Atlanta, GA
6 Months Contract to Hire


The Advanced Business Systems Analyst is responsible for performing business, user, and system analysis as part of the modernization of the linear ad sales and trafficking product team. The Business Analyst position is a client-facing role that supports the entire software development lifecycle. This role supports the user story definition, business design, development and testing phases, and is a liaison between the application development team and the clients. The Business Analyst may also participate in quality assurance/testing, providing ad-hoc reporting to clients in support of business/project needs and assisting Training Managers with workshops as needed.


Objectives:
This independent business analyst will:

  • Elicit, document, organize, and communicate product user stories
  • Become a subject matter expert on the product, business processes, data, and existing reports
  • Facilitate analysis meetings with customers and product team
  • Prioritize product backlog for development
  • Perform product domain walk through's with the client and/or prototype demonstrations
  • Use advanced business knowledge to research customer requests and recommend solutions
  • Recommend business process improvements, where appropriate
  • Work closely with development to create product designs and document technical specifications
  • Perform process and/or data modeling
  • Create entity relationship and application workflow diagrams
  • Support Product Manager with scope definition, cost/benefit analysis, and project plan
  • Support development team and QA with testing activities and needs
  • Coordinate and participate in User Acceptance Testing
  • Work closely with Training Managers for the linear ad sales and trafficking applications
  • Work closely with our production support staff to provide client support to our products
  • Identify, research, and resolve production issues by working with the entire product team
  • Communicate regularly with senior team members regarding task or project status
  • Other tasks and duties as may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • 3 + years in combined technical and functional business experience (Media experience preferred)
  • 2+ years in a Business Analyst role, supporting a large custom-developed application
  • Experience with SQL and .Net
  • Applied use of Agile or Kanban methodology for a full life cycle development project
  • Experience with client-server architecture, relational databases and queries.

Educational requirement:

  • Bachelor's degree CIS, MIS, BBA or equivalent

Competency Assessment:

  • Ability to translate complex concepts between business and technical groups
  • Advanced analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Advanced communication skills (written/verbal)
  • Experience with meeting facilitation and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Must be diligent and proactive
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate
  • Extensive skills using the MS Office suite



Eight Eleven Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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Job Snapshot

Location US-GA-Atlanta
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $0.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
Store Type Other
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US-GA-Atlanta
Maddie Von Bereghy
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Brooksource
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US-GA-Atlanta
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$0.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Other
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Job Description

Business Analyst
Atlanta, GA
6 Months Contract to Hire


The Advanced Business Systems Analyst is responsible for performing business, user, and system analysis as part of the modernization of the linear ad sales and trafficking product team. The Business Analyst position is a client-facing role that supports the entire software development lifecycle. This role supports the user story definition, business design, development and testing phases, and is a liaison between the application development team and the clients. The Business Analyst may also participate in quality assurance/testing, providing ad-hoc reporting to clients in support of business/project needs and assisting Training Managers with workshops as needed.


Objectives:
This independent business analyst will:

  • Elicit, document, organize, and communicate product user stories
  • Become a subject matter expert on the product, business processes, data, and existing reports
  • Facilitate analysis meetings with customers and product team
  • Prioritize product backlog for development
  • Perform product domain walk through's with the client and/or prototype demonstrations
  • Use advanced business knowledge to research customer requests and recommend solutions
  • Recommend business process improvements, where appropriate
  • Work closely with development to create product designs and document technical specifications
  • Perform process and/or data modeling
  • Create entity relationship and application workflow diagrams
  • Support Product Manager with scope definition, cost/benefit analysis, and project plan
  • Support development team and QA with testing activities and needs
  • Coordinate and participate in User Acceptance Testing
  • Work closely with Training Managers for the linear ad sales and trafficking applications
  • Work closely with our production support staff to provide client support to our products
  • Identify, research, and resolve production issues by working with the entire product team
  • Communicate regularly with senior team members regarding task or project status
  • Other tasks and duties as may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • 3 + years in combined technical and functional business experience (Media experience preferred)
  • 2+ years in a Business Analyst role, supporting a large custom-developed application
  • Experience with SQL and .Net
  • Applied use of Agile or Kanban methodology for a full life cycle development project
  • Experience with client-server architecture, relational databases and queries.

Educational requirement:

  • Bachelor's degree CIS, MIS, BBA or equivalent

Competency Assessment:

  • Ability to translate complex concepts between business and technical groups
  • Advanced analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Advanced communication skills (written/verbal)
  • Experience with meeting facilitation and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Must be diligent and proactive
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate
  • Extensive skills using the MS Office suite



Eight Eleven Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Job Requirements

 
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