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Business Analyst - Des Moines


Des MoinesIowa

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Grant Reding

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JN -122018-12819

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a Business Analyst for a contract opportunity in Des Moines, IA. 

The candidate will serve as the BA for several new web applications projects for both internal and external users. The Agile Business Analyst will act as the product champion and will evangelize the product vision, strategies, story mapping, road-maps, minimum viable releases, epics, and user stories.
Additional responsibilities include:
  • Developing and writing user stories
  • Facilitating regular meetings with the project team, sponsors, and stakeholders
  • Designing wireframes for business partners and clients
  • Participating in the QA process by developing clear, specific, and testable acceptance criteria
  • Partnering with Product Owner to ensure a healthy backlog and maintain an emphasis on user experience and specifications.
  • Collaborating with the team on Sprint Planning
  • Participating in daily standup meetings, planning meetings, reviews, and retrospectives
 Required Experience:
  • 3 years of experience working as an Agile Business Analyst
  • Ability to interview in-person in Des Moines
  • Experience translating client and product strategy requirements into requirements and user stories
  • Ability to define acceptance criteria and manage acceptance process
  • Experience developing and managing the product backlog
  • Experience working on web application projects using .Net
  • Experience acting as the primary point of contact for the business partner and clients
About AVID Technical Resources:
AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.
Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.
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