Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Code: TJ_7359
Job Location: Stamford, Connecticut
Zip Code: 06902
Job Category/Title: Business Analyst
Employment Category: Full-time
Position Type:
Travel Required: No
Interview Type:
Education: Bachelors Degree
Experience: 1-3 year(s)
Job Description: We are seeking a Senior Business Analyst for an exciting customer-facing opportunity on our industry leading Loyalty Program. The ideal candidate will have spent the past 5+ years analyzing complex business problems to be solved with custom-built software by leveraging their educational and applied work experience. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work alongside the leaders of our organization, where your ideas will be heard. The extensive resources and technical knowledge that will be at your fingertips will allow you to take a proactive role in developing, implementing and supporting software applications that challenge the status quo and offer unique and innovative solutions to our customers. This position provides a unique and challenging opportunity to become a member of a dynamic and energetic team focused on the elicitation, documentation and management of requirements associated with our Loyalty Program. This project focuses on expanding existing functionality, introducing new capabilities, and on the continuous improvement of the user experience for our clients. The Loyalty application suite spans sales, marketing, and promotions. Using outstanding interpersonal and technical skills, you will be responsible for analyzing, validating, managing, and specifying the exact needs of the project stakeholders, customers and end users. You will develop a deep understanding of our products, system challenges and opportunities, in the context of the requirements and contribute to solution recommendations that enable our clients to achieve their goals in a timely manner.

SPECIFIC PROJECT RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES
•Partners with business sponsors to analyze and determine scope and requirements for new projects and enhancements. •Facilitates requirements discussions based on existing system, product, and process knowledge while aligning with corporate initiatives. •Elicits, documents, and manages requirements through conceptual discussions and socialized artifacts. •Analyzes business processes to understand strengths and weaknesses and support identification of opportunities for automation. •Provides recommendations to users on appropriate solutions, along with guidance concerning the business implications of application development. •Drives option analysis for key functional choices for business and technology stakeholders. •Perform impact analysis for high complexity, cross-application project initiatives. •Creates workflow diagrams to capture current and future state business and technology processes. •Review test plans and test scripts against requirements for completeness and accuracy. Capabilities •Able to communicate and engage effectively with a diverse audience, including business sponsors, executives, and technology leaders. •Skilled at facilitating communication across multiple business units in order to elicit clear and accurate needs of all stakeholders. •Drive for “learning the business” – gathering sufficient high level knowledge of business operations to be accepted as a trusted advisor. •Ability to identify realistic, relevant solutions to business needs; demonstrates practicality and reasonableness in arriving at viable solution alternatives. •Demonstrates a creative, critical thinking approach to problem solving with a respect for quality & rigor. •Ability to set priorities, influence others, and manage customer expectations Qualifications •Bachelor's Degree is required. •At least five years (5) of business analysis experience. •At least two years (2) working in an Agile del
Duration: 12 Month(s)
No. of Posts: 1
Job Expiry Date: October 20, 2016
Telecommute: No
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