Business Systems Analyst- Contract- St. Pete in Pinellas Park, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Preferred BSA skills, education, or certifications:


  • Deliverables - experience in functional design/functional specification, knowledge of JIRA or like systems to review and provide detail to the user stories, work on system integrations, data mapping, API/services knowledge and experience in design, impact analysis, GAP analysis, system analysis
  • SDLC - knowledge of Waterfall and Agile (depending on the position may be in different capacity; I have BSAs that are dedicated to either but with possibly to working on both)
  • Industry Experience - Finance, Card Processing, PCI Compliance
  • Additional - First Data, Other Card Processors (a plus)
  • Experience - Business Systems Analyst, Business Analyst with technical aptitude, Solutions Designer etc.
  • Day-to-day activities:
  • Liaison between business and IT
  • Ability to review business requirements and provide sound functional software solution
  • Ability to analyze current functional and technical specification, ability to analyze data mapping and data specification.
  • Great communicator - able to communicate at all levels.
  • Self-managed professional, self-starter, able to work independently with minimal supervision in a dynamic team.


  • Assignment specification (Agile, API-related project)


  • Provide functional design for APIs (specification)
  • Data mapping and data descriptions
  • Understand and validate service/API logic (input, output parameters, identify scenarios.
  • Provide use cases for the service/API behavior
  • Working closely with a product owner, development team and testing team to ensure quality service/API design

  • GAP Analysis
  • Impact Analysis
  • Attending project meetings
  • Providing subject matter expertise and support to developers and testers
  • Work with the project manager and other stakeholders
  • Additional BSA responsibilities:
  • Provide functional design (created a functional design document)
  • Review and analyze business requirements provided by the Business Analyst
  • Work with the product team, ITS teams and other teams as needed to clarify requirement and to provide functional specification
  • Systems analysis
  • Troubleshooting issues