Job ID: 20-08075
Title: IT Business Systems Analyst
Works with enterprise-wide business customers and IT senior management to understand business issues and their environment in order to manage enterprise-wide reporting information support systems.
Provides functional and technical expertise and direction for the development of complex enterprise-wide information system solutions.
Establishes relationships with customers, IT colleagues, contractors, vendors and consultants to influence strategic IT initiatives while managing their expectations.
Coaches team members on problem definition and understanding stakeholder needs.
Transforms business needs into clearly defined requirements that can feasibly be tested and implemented in a solution.
Coaches others on performing Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring phase activities including:
1) Identification of stakeholders,
2) Selection of business analysis techniques and the process that will be used to manage requirements and
3) Identification of how to assess the progress of the work across all levels.
Works with stakeholders and teams to ensure as-is and to-be business processes are documented.
Leads the development, writing and communication of business requirements documentation and ensures appropriate stakeholder sign-off.
Drives and oversees the solution selection process and helps identify which solution best fits the business need. Activities can include: vendor product research, RFP development, vendor demonstrations and scenario scripting, vendor selection criteria/scoring methodology.
Facilitates requirements reviews with all impacted stakeholders including business functions, IT security, IT infrastructure, application support, compliance, legal, and contracting.
Oversees and consults on system and integration testing activities to ensure system is developed according to defined requirements.
Oversees user acceptance testing and obtains sign-off from business customers
Stays abreast of significant change management initiatives, assesses organizational impacts and presents to appropriate leadership.
Leads other business solutions analysts on team. Mainly responsible for mentoring, training and problem solving assistance to other team members.
Bachelor's degree preferred
CBAP preferred; PMP desired
Minimum of 6 years of experience leading business solutions analysis in large enterprise projects.
5+ years' experience working in the security/Cybersecurity environment preferred
Expert in SDLC; solid understanding in multiple methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, etc.)
Solid foundation in project management methodologies
Expert assessing medium to high complexity solutions and participating in solution selections through RFI/RFP.
Must be highly skilled and experienced working with Microsoft Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, & Word
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