IT Business Analyst

Austin, TX

Our well-known client in a suburb west of Austin, TX, is in need of a motivated Business Systems Analyst to join their team. This is a diverse, collaborative, and supportive work environment; they are looking for a technically-inclined Business Analyst with hands-on Agile/Scrum experience working with critical business applications in production support environments! Interested in learning more? Apply today!

Responsibilities

– Become expert on multiple legacy applications maintained by the team (understand business processes, application behavior, business operation priorities and criticality)

– Along with team, run daily stand-ups, manage & prioritize work within a Scrumban development environment

– Drive delivery of projects within assigned deadlines working with Developers, Testers, and technical partner teams

– Prioritize production issues for triage/trouble-shooting by self and/or team

– Plan, execute and manage testing (Functional, Regression, Integration, UAT) efforts across multiple projects with different actors.

– Interact with multiple in-house business partners and technical teams to interview and gather requirements for new enhancements

– Define functional requirements for small to medium projects. Assess business/operational scenarios, review upstream/downstream flows, impacts, possible problem situations & risks.

– Prepare communications for multiple audiences for system enhancements and/or alternatives.

– Work independently to interview SMEs and Business Partners and internal technical teams.

– Evaluate evolving business requirements and recommend appropriate systems alternatives and/or enhancements to current enterprise systems

Required:

– Familiarity & hands-on experience in Agile development environment

– Business Requirements and User Story gathering

– Technical/Business writing: Communicate technical information to non-technical audience & vice versa.

– Able to create and publish timelines to track milestones

– Experience in Quality Control, such as:

– Test planning for a deployment; collecting scenarios

– Test case creation & Test data creation

– Testing execution – Paying attention to before & after data scenarios, able to manipulate & move files for data testing, documenting test results, sharing regular testing status updates with team

– Able to interact with business partners and manage competing business priorities.

Plusses:

– UML/Visio diagraming skills for rendering use case scenarios/understanding designs etc.

– Knowledge of quality assurance checkpoints and process

– Appreciation & understanding of the technical components of applications such as database, tables, web services, LINUX/UNIX, FTP/SFTP (Finding & manipulating text files, etc. for testing & support)

To Apply, Send your resume to recruitZVW@precisionsystems.com. Please reference opening number 3842W