Job Description

Business Analyst

Location:

WalthamMassachusetts

Date Posted:

12/10/2021

Employment Type:

Permanent

Recruiter:

Mohamed Barami

Recruiter Email:

mo.barami@avidtr.com

Job ID:

JN -122021-14826

Job Description

Business Analyst: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MAIN OBJECTIVE:

Participate and assist in the analysis, documentation, and management of business requirements throughout the project lifecycle and ensure that requirements are fully understood by all stakeholders before solutions are designed and implemented.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Balances business requirements with technical feasibility and sustainability during requirements gathering and analysis activities by working with stakeholders, including but not limited to, developers, system analysts, designers, QA analysts and internal/external customers.
  • Assists in managing requirement changes throughout the project lifecycle by eliciting, capturing, analyzing, refining, articulating and documenting business requirements, user stories, acceptance criteria and documentation via approved processes.
  • Synthesizes information into concise, readable, unambiguous language.
  • Collaborates closely with UX, Development, QA, and Marketing Teams
  • Assists in establishing and maintaining agreements between team members on requirements.
  • Facilitates and participates in Agile cadence such as Scrum standup meetings, backlog grooming sessions, review and retrospective meetings.
  • Assists with product backlog maintenance and refinement.
  • Assists in ensuring that appropriate project documentation is produced throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Assists in developing, implementing, communicating and managing effective/strategic project schedules by working with team leads, management and/or stakeholders.
  • Focus on customer needs for developing and maintaining relationships to effectively manage stakeholders
  • Follows project management process and supports program management office activities.
  • Supports and resolves various levels of application support tickets
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
  • Knowledge and understanding of marketing creative processes.
  • Ability to manage scope and understand project management concepts preferred.
  •  Experience creating user stories, acceptance criteria, design documentation, and process flows in order to clearly communicate a set of functional requirements preferred.
  • Business requirement analytical skills with the ability to produce clearly articulated requirements and documents.
  • Understanding of iterative software development.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills required to interact with staff, colleagues, management and internal customers.
  • Attention to details to include ability to follow written and verbal directions and error free written communication.
  • Manage multiple projects and priorities, tasks and coordinate various channels of communication at the same time.
  • Ability to facilitate and conduct meetings while asking questions and soliciting feedback, presenting and capturing notes/requirements in various software applications / tools.
  • Knowledge of computer software validation processes is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Aprimo and Atlassian products is a plus. Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment
Skills:
  • Proficiency in Macintosh and PC platform preferred.
  • Experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint required.
  • Adobe Creative Suite skills desired. Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Mathematical Skills Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements. 
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