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Are you a BA looking to take that next step in your career with a custom software development firm that’s building the next generation of business software? If you have experience in writing user stories, acceptance criteria, and leading requirement-gathering sessions, our client is looking for you!

The Business Analyst role is responsible for helping assess opportunities, business needs, and translating those requirements into actionable outputs. This could be via analysis reports, user story creation with acceptance criteria, or product evaluations to name a few. The client’s BAs are forward thinking leaders who have a niche for streamlining processes that can improve productivity and user adoption for our clients. This role reports into their Engagement Management Office and works closely with all practices to ensure overall client and company satisfaction and success.

Responsibilities and Competencies:

  • Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • The ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions, taking pride in identifying & solving client business needs
  • Perform in-depth analysis of client business problems and processes
  • Develop comprehensive documentation of business requirements to address business needs
  • Develop detailed process flows for current and future state business processes
  • Independently write user stories that feed into product backlogs
  • Create acceptance criteria and validate that customer requirements meet business needs through grooming and client sign-off
  • Participate in team effort to create new best practice material based on identified gaps
  • Facilitate meetings, presentations, and workshops to identify business needs or present analysis and findings
  • Serve as thought leaders for business processes, developing forward thinking reports that foster collaboration with Digital Strategy and work with sales/client partners to promote account growth
  • Partner with members of all practices to develop necessary analysis documentation that supports future opportunities.
  • Effectively communicate insights, requirements and plans to cross-functional team members and management
  • Remain current and familiar with the latest process and IT advancements to automate and modernize systems.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in a technology or consulting type organization
  • Experience in delivering technical solutions
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, MIS, Sales, Project Management, or related field; a Master’s or MBA preferred
  • Technical, functional, or software industry expertise
  • Thrives in ambiguity and quickly adapts to change
  • Proven analytical abilities
  • The ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions
  • Customer-focused mindset, taking pride in identifying & solving client business needs
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to translate data into actionable insights
  • Comfortable using Jira/Confluence, Azure DevOps, and other related tools
  • Knowledge of relevant Microsoft applications
***Minimum 6 month contract. May convert to a permanent position. Sponsorship is not available for this role at this time.****

 

Houston, TX