As an IT Business Analyst, you will work closely with the product managers, product owners, software engineers, quality assurance, and external clients to deliver quality service to clients and members of our teams. In this position, you will utilize software development experience to guide the business operations for a growing set of software products and internal tools. This position requires you to have a good understanding of agile methodologies and the ability to lead the design process for complex systems.
Define and gather business requirements through working with internal and external stakeholders
Take part in defining scope of new projects, enhancements, and change requests
Document feature designs and coordinate scope and functionality to project teams
Create wireframes and mockups for product development.
Coordinate project scoping and planning with cross-functional teams within the organization
Create test plans to support on-going development process
Define epics, user stories, and create backlog items for development
Take part in sprint planning to address any questions that may surface regarding scope and requirements
Work with technical resources to identify and recommend the creation, modification, and integration or systems to promote organizational efficiency and productivity
Assist in the development of usability, performance, timelines, contracts, resources, milestones, and hardware/software architecture in conjunction with technical resources
Work with internal and external customers and IT partners to develop and analyze business intelligence needs
Provide inputs to business requirements for the design of solutions
Interpret business requirements and determine optimum solutions to meet company needs.
Identify and provide input to new technology opportunities that impact the organization holistically
Provide input to the development of information quality metrics
Provide guidance, training, and problem-solving assistance to other team members
Experience interfacing with clients to gather business requirements
Highly proficient in gathering, communicating, and documenting business requirements through interactions with different cross-functional teams.
Experience creating UX mockups/ prototypes.
Experience creating high fidelity designs
Experience working on an agile team for software development
Demonstration of time management while working on multiple projects.
Experience creating test plans and site mappings.
Experience creating backlog items and translating business requirements into technical work items.
Demonstrate creative thinking, advanced problem-solving, and troubleshooting
Ability to operate appropriately with minimal supervision; adjust to changing customer focus/priorities and understand the customer’s intent
Excellent written & oral communication skills, including the ability to present information to leadership for decision-making purposes
Eagerness to learn new technologies & take responsibility/ownership of technical projects
Ability to multi-task and use problem-solving and interpersonal skills to accomplish tasks
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.