Business Analyst -Contract-($42/hr)-St. Pete, FL in St. Petersburg, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco Tampa is hiring for a client in St. Pete! This is an estimated 6 month + contracting engagement.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Work with stakeholders to elicit business requirements and provide research and analysis to aid in solving complex business scenarios
  • Analyze, and prepare Requirements Documentation including but not limited to: Current and future state swim lane diagrams, defining business requirements, stakeholder requirements, business rules, data definitions, user stories and epics
  • Analyze artifacts including but not limited to: Architectural diagrams, process flows, use cases, user interface requirements, functional specifications, traceability matrix, technical writing documentation, and production support release documents
  • Ensures continuity of services by serving as a subject matter expert on business functionality and impact of system changes on multiple product platforms
  • Work directly with assigned Agile team and support the Product Owner with user stories, epics, User Acceptance Testing and Sign Off (UAT) and other project needs
  • Ability to review incoming requirements at the program level and work directly with assigned stakeholders
  • Conduct feasibility studies to determine go/no go decisions
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deal effectively with senior management, staff members, clients, and vendors including doing in person or WebEx presentations
  • Ability to demonstrate strong reasoning and analytical skills resulting in in-depth analysis of the operational and functional aspects of business and technical solutions
  • Understanding of Business Process Management, Business Process Design, and Change Management while serving as the subject matter expert on assigned projects


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, to include facilitation, negotiation, and conflict resolution, and the ability to write and present information in various forms; Ability to facilitate meetings, negotiate, influence, and build consensus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines consistently
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Word and Visio as well as proficient understanding of Outlook, Excel, Jira, and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Experience and practical knowledge of Agile or Scrum as well as Waterfall project methodologies
  • Experience in writing test scripts, User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and assisting in overnight deployments for business representation as needed
  • Demonstrated self-direction and proactive approach and ability to think beyond the immediate problem
  • Excellent organizational, time management, writing and communication skills
  • Practical knowledge of web-based applications, digital technology. Ability to understand design and conceptual architecture documentation
  • Knowledge and experience with User Experience and Product Design a plus.
  • Experience with mock ups and wireframes


POSITION SPECIFICATIONS
ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE / SKILLS:

Education: Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Graphics Design, English or related field preferred. Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA®) preferred.

Experience: Minimum of 5 years' experience in Business Analysis covering the following analysis disciplines: product, enterprise, data, business process, reporting, system, and stakeholder. Two (2) years of payments/financial experience preferred.