Business System Analyst in Phoenix, AZ at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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Business System Analyst Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Business System Analyst for an opportunity in Phoenix, AZ. The IS Business/System Analyst (BSA) works as a liaison between key business stakeholders and the Information Systems (IS) department. BSAs are responsible for working with stakeholders to understand their business needs and working with IS partners to implement solutions that meet the business needs, goals and objectives.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Works on multiple projects as an analyst, sometimes as a business subject matter expert (SME) in multiple functions.
  • Works with enterprise-wide business customers and IT senior management to understand business issues and their environment in order to manage enterprise-wide reporting information support systems.
  • Provides functional and technical expertise and direction for the development of complex enterprise-wide information system solutions.
  • Establishes relationships with customers, IT colleagues, contractors, vendors and consultants to influence strategic IT initiatives while managing their expectations.
  • Works with team members on problem definition and understanding stakeholder needs.
  • Works with the development teams to ensure projects remain focused on the solution scope
  • Transforms business needs into clearly defined requirements that can feasibly be tested and implemented in a solution.
  • Works with IS leadership to assist with the proper Business and System Analysis Planning and Monitoring phase activities including: 1) identification of stakeholders, 2) selection of business analysis techniques and the process that will be used to manage requirements and 3) identification of how to assess the progress of the work across all levels.
  • Works with stakeholders and teams to ensure as-is and to-be business processes are documented.
  • Responsible for the development, writing and communication of business requirements documentation and ensures appropriate stakeholder sign-off.
  • Assists with the solution selection process and helps identify which solution best fits the business need. Activities can include: vendor product research, RFP development, vendor demonstrations and scenario scripting, vendor selection criteria/scoring methodology.
  • Facilitates requirements reviews with all impacted stakeholders including business functions, IT security, IT infrastructure, application support, compliance, legal, and contracting.
  • Works with IS leadership in the initial budget estimates and resource requirements for solution implementation
  • Oversees and consults on system and integration testing activities to ensure system is developed according to defined requirements.
  • Oversees user acceptance testing and obtains sign-off from business customers
  • Stays abreast of significant change management initiatives, assesses organizational impacts and presents to appropriate leadership.


  • Maintains and enhances professional skills.
  • Demonstrate professional excellence through regular self-assessment of strengths, limitations and effectiveness.
  • Regularly seeks feedback and applies it to the improvement of individual performance.
  • Actively obtains new knowledge and learns new skills related to job.
  • Adheres to high standards of personal and professional conduct.
  • Models the Cultural Values/Beliefs.
  • Complies with all policies, procedures and department guidelines.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit