Position: Business Analyst
Location: Columbus, OH
Interview: 3 round interview
Work authorization: Any visa, W-2 only
Business analyst to work with a marketing team to do a gap analysis of their current data / reporting environment, including working with marketing to elicit additional requirements.
8+ years of overall IT experience with significant experience in software development.
Experience planning, facilitating, eliciting, documenting and managing business, functional and technical requirements.
Experience with both traditional Waterfall SDLC and Agile / Lean methodologies.
Experience with Microsoft Products; Excel, Word and Visio.
Experience with project tools such as JIRA and Confluence (or other Agile tools).
Data and Analytic experience as a Sr. BA
Ability to work independently, Ability to lead workshops and requirements sessions
Tableau reporting and prep
Knowledge of SQL
Experience writing data and analytics requirements for BI and Data Warehouse solutions
Experience doing source to target mappings
Experience doing data profiling Plus ETL and Database experience
Manages ongoing relationship with business partner (Product) to drive satisfaction.
Coordinates project delivery by facilitating design reviews and walk-through to communicate systems designs and validate proposed solutions.
Obtains key inputs from enterprise architecture team and identifies solution inter-dependencies.
Serve as a key liaison to Product and other departments that have specific business functions.
Collaborate with multiple Product, Shared Services and Backend Data teams to identify, document and communicate business needs and provide technology solutions.
Responsible for eliciting high level requirements and Acceptance Criteria provided by the Product team, creating and refining epics and stories to Dev Ready.
Answer questions and clarify requirements for projects and enhancements during the estimation, refinement, development and QA process.
Responsible for developing and maintaining requirements traceability and facilitating refinement sessions.
Works independently and proactively to meet Refinement deadlines, i.e., ensuring the backlog is always adequately filled with fully refined stories.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints.
Be an independent problem solver with the ability to creatively translate business data/requirements into technical solutions.
Have outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of technical and non-technical stakeholders
Anticipate change and quickly prioritize accordingly.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent facilitation and organizational skills.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related technical discipline.
4+ years experience as a Business Analyst or other related field.
Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)