IT Business Analyst

Posted: March 30th, 2018
Location: Atlanta, GA
Pay Range: $60,000 - $95,000
The IT Business Analyst will serve as aliaison with business units and information technology to ensure the smooth project delivery of new products, services and/or processes. They will contribute to envisioning, planning and process analysis to ensure proper application of technology and IT resources, working with business units to diagnose and resolve complex system issues. They will identify and recommend system improvement opportunities. The IT Business Analyst also provides support for centralized IT requirements gathering and reporting processes.

Position Functions and Responsibilities:
•             Support the capture of business requirements by assisting the IT Planning & Security team in system modeling, prototyping, and requirements documentation.
•             Produce wireframe prototypes, IT/Business Process diagrams and analytic models.
•             Conduct analysis as requested by management and as required within project schedules and perform ad-hoc analysis.
•             Facilitate communication between IT SCRUM and KANBAN teams and business units, aiding in process analysis, suggesting process and system improvements and resolving complex problems
•             Assist Business units with project prioritization, scoping and process improvements.
•             Collaborate with various business units and develop a good understanding of business needs, strategy, and products.

Qualifications & Skills:
•             High School Diploma or equivalent plus 5 or more years’ experience in a related business.
•             2+ years’ experience with agile development methodologies.
•             Experience with project analysis, requirements gathering, prototyping, development, implementation and support.
•             Capable of strong problem solving, technical, analytical, mathematical, organizational, decision making and administrative skills and be capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously.
•             Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Visio, Outlook, Word.

Preferred Qualifications and skills:
•             Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Technology or related field.
•             Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server.
•             2+ years working with IT teams utilizing SCRUM or KANBAN agile methodologies.
•             Product Owner or Business Analyst certification.