Wealth IT Business Analyst in Boston, MA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 7/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:
    7/22/2020
  • Job ID:
    314116

Job Description

Senior Business Analyst:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst. Our client is seeking a candidate with experience in analyzing business systems, users and client needs. This position identifies system gaps, runs agile ceremonies, documents requirements and communicates them to a wide group of stakeholders. An ideal candidate will have strong facilitation, communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and an ability to build relationships with all levels within the organization. Financial services background is highly desired.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with other stakeholder teams across business units to develop necessary analysis and documentation in a collaborative way, communicating effectively and efficiently with managerial and executive teams
  • Lead requirement analysis and design discussions with users, technical and business stakeholders and run all agile ceremonies with teams
  • Construct workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities; writing specifications based on current and future state
  • Adept at decomposing high-level business needs into user stories and explaining detailed technical concepts at a high level
  • Collaborate with developers, product managers, subject matter experts and users to communicate the proposed solution vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs
  • Devise solutions based on business problems
  • The designs include requirements documentation, graphical representations (UML diagrams), and presentations that describe the desired solution or product feature
  • Documentation will include business process flows, security access matrix, data mapping tables, integration diagrams, RACIs, application prototypes, user stories and specific, testable functional requirements
  • Using solid understanding of project management practices, SDLC and Agile deliverables, manage requirements delivery to: create and review backlog, plan sprint releases, manage releases builds and deployments, manage release expectation and communication with product management and users
  • Lead teams, create action plans & resolve obstacles to achieve deadlines
  • Create a positive and professional business relationship with business and technology stakeholders at all levels

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience functioning as a business analyst within a mid to large organization
  • Expert experience with requirements gathering and management in Agile and Waterfall project approaches. Detail oriented and critical thinker
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously. Must be comfortable in rapidly changing and sometimes ambiguous work situations
  • Comfortable working independently, adapting to shifting priorities, demands and timelines in a fast paced environment
  • Keen attention to detail and complex problem solving abilities from operational and technical perspective
  • Ability to work independently and engage other team members as needed
  • Ability to handle full workload and meet proposed deadlines
  • Expert written and oral communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse groups, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Experience in Agile development methodology/Scrum
  • Experience with Financial Industry is strongly preferred.

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 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 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 www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.