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Sr Business Analyst

(Confidential)

Job Description

Solutions Point is recruiting for a Sr Business Analysts. This is a to contract opportunity with the potential to go permanent. Our client is located in Lenexa, Ks. Client provides a great work environment and work life balance.

Job Summary:

The Business Analyst enables the stakeholders in the enterprise to define and articulate the needs and rationale for change. The Business Analyst also describes the design and value of the proposed solutions, along with recommendations that will meet the needs of the stakeholder. The Business Analysts does this through a combination of investigative, analytical, documentation and design skills. The Business Analysts works on a variety of initiatives within the enterprise that may be strategic, tactical or operational. These initiatives may be performed within the boundaries of a project or as a continuous improvement activity.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works with stakeholders to understand business problems and needs through performing the following:
  • Facilitate requirements workshops and document requirements and user stories
  • Describe business problem in common language
  • Analyze problems to develop possible solutions
  • Apply various interviewing techniques to gather and draw information from stakeholders or subject matter experts
  • Evaluate quality of data/information provided by outside sources
  • Analyze and communicate stakeholder needs by translating business requirements into system requirements.

Provide documentation to support analysis by performing the following:

  • Provide solutions or improvements along with recommendations to solve business problems.
  • Facilitate stakeholder analysis and decision making
  • Advise stakeholders on recommendations for solution along with pluses and minuses
  • Use data modeling to improve the flow of information through the organization.
  • Gather information and best practices to provide to users

Perform solution gap analysis by performing the following:

  • Analyze and document the current state business processes.
  • Understand proposed solutions to document future state business processes.
  • Analyze between current state and possible solutions to understand gaps

Communicate and effectively interact with internal and external team members:

  • Act as liaison between business stakeholders and the information technology team or third party vendors
  • Work with technical staff to bridge technical design and business solution design to meet business goals.
  • Foster cooperation and build consensus; gain agreement and resolve issues and conflicts, often among multiple external entities or persons.

Ability to perform quality assurance functions by performing the following:

  • Design use cases that meet business needs
  • Develop test criteria to meet use case design
  • Participate in testing as needed
  • Verify test results against uses cases

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree  in applicable concentration preferred
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience with progressively more responsible and expansive work experience 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with execution of project and solution development lifecycles.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of business process development and optimization.
  • Balance long-term (“big picture”) and short-term implications of decisions.
  • Organize information and data for use by stakeholders
  • Translate business needs into technical requirements.
  • Distill and relay complex technical concepts into business vernacular and outcomes.
  • Knowledge of database and logical data modeling concepts.
  • Understanding core competencies of the Business Analysts Book of Knowledge (BABOK)
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Business analysis training desired
  • Industry certifications, such as the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®), desired.
  • Knowledge of Lean-Agile concepts
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Location US-KS-Lenexa
Employment Type Contract to Hire
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $40.00 - $60.00 /Hour
Store Type IT & Technical

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$40.00 - $60.00 /Hour
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Job Description

Solutions Point is recruiting for a Sr Business Analysts. This is a to contract opportunity with the potential to go permanent. Our client is located in Lenexa, Ks. Client provides a great work environment and work life balance.

Job Summary:

The Business Analyst enables the stakeholders in the enterprise to define and articulate the needs and rationale for change. The Business Analyst also describes the design and value of the proposed solutions, along with recommendations that will meet the needs of the stakeholder. The Business Analysts does this through a combination of investigative, analytical, documentation and design skills. The Business Analysts works on a variety of initiatives within the enterprise that may be strategic, tactical or operational. These initiatives may be performed within the boundaries of a project or as a continuous improvement activity.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works with stakeholders to understand business problems and needs through performing the following:
  • Facilitate requirements workshops and document requirements and user stories
  • Describe business problem in common language
  • Analyze problems to develop possible solutions
  • Apply various interviewing techniques to gather and draw information from stakeholders or subject matter experts
  • Evaluate quality of data/information provided by outside sources
  • Analyze and communicate stakeholder needs by translating business requirements into system requirements.

Provide documentation to support analysis by performing the following:

  • Provide solutions or improvements along with recommendations to solve business problems.
  • Facilitate stakeholder analysis and decision making
  • Advise stakeholders on recommendations for solution along with pluses and minuses
  • Use data modeling to improve the flow of information through the organization.
  • Gather information and best practices to provide to users

Perform solution gap analysis by performing the following:

  • Analyze and document the current state business processes.
  • Understand proposed solutions to document future state business processes.
  • Analyze between current state and possible solutions to understand gaps

Communicate and effectively interact with internal and external team members:

  • Act as liaison between business stakeholders and the information technology team or third party vendors
  • Work with technical staff to bridge technical design and business solution design to meet business goals.
  • Foster cooperation and build consensus; gain agreement and resolve issues and conflicts, often among multiple external entities or persons.

Ability to perform quality assurance functions by performing the following:

  • Design use cases that meet business needs
  • Develop test criteria to meet use case design
  • Participate in testing as needed
  • Verify test results against uses cases

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree  in applicable concentration preferred
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience with progressively more responsible and expansive work experience 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with execution of project and solution development lifecycles.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of business process development and optimization.
  • Balance long-term (“big picture”) and short-term implications of decisions.
  • Organize information and data for use by stakeholders
  • Translate business needs into technical requirements.
  • Distill and relay complex technical concepts into business vernacular and outcomes.
  • Knowledge of database and logical data modeling concepts.
  • Understanding core competencies of the Business Analysts Book of Knowledge (BABOK)
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Business analysis training desired
  • Industry certifications, such as the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®), desired.
  • Knowledge of Lean-Agile concepts
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