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Business Analyst

Location: 
Chicago
Date Posted: 
05/16/2018
Employment Type: 
Contract To Hire
Job ID: 
8941
Description: 

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• Assists in Pre-Sales conversations with prospective clients, consulting and speaking about the platform's capabilities and limitations, gathering requirements and synthesizing requirements into an actionable plan.
• Collaborates closely with SCRUM Master, Program Manager and Product Owner.
• Defines application problem by conferring with clients; evaluating procedures and processes.
• Develops solution by preparing and evaluating alternative workflow solutions.
• Controls solution by establishing specifications; coordinating production with programmers.
• Is an active participant in unit testing, system testing, and regression testing
• Ensures operation by training client personnel; providing support.
• Documents and analyzes business processes using value-added/non-value added, process modeling tools, cost-time charts, and root cause analysis or other tools as appropriate 
• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
• Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related results as needed
• Must have worked in an Agile-Java environment and is accustomed to writing User stories and refining acceptance criteria

Key Skills
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• Familiarity with Java
• Software Design, 
• Software Documentation, 
• Software Testing, 
• Software Maintenance, 
• Software Development Process, 
• Software Requirements, 
• Teamwork, 
• General Consulting Skills, 
• profiency working in Jira/Confluence

Nice-to-Haves
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• Supporting systems in AWS
• Database/SQL (big plus)