Business Analyst
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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00137
Location: NYC, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/27/2018

Responsibilities:
- Working as a liaison between Business and Technology team to understand business objectives, translate them to meaningful requirements and work as a point of contact for technology teams.
- Responsible for building and managing strong partnership with business sponsors
- Managing relationship across various technology departments to co-ordinate and communicate tasks, milestones and change requests
- Developing detailed functional specifications, use case documents and data/process flow diagrams to perform in-depth business analysis
- Preparing project plan and owning the tracking of milestones against the planned road map
- Providing oversight to QA team and collaborating on test strategy, test case execution & validation - Supporting full life-cycle for new projects (analysis, design, development, testing, implementation), as well as providing assistance in resolution of production problems

Skills Required:
- 0-3 years of Business Analysis experience
- 0-3 years Project/ Program Mgmt experience
- Advanced analytical and problem solving skills with ability to grasp complexities and relationship between issues
- Strong project management background to manage schedule, dependencies, risk, change management and release process
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with experience in preparing executive summary, creating detailed project and program level updates, writing functional requirements and other user documentation
- Must be able to communicate across a variety of audiences.
- Effective time management, relationship management, negotiation and prioritization skills
- Bachelors degree

Skills Desired:
- Prior technical experience with databases, SQL, scripting is a plus
- Prior experience with Business Intelligence reporting tools like Boxi, QlikView, Tableau is a plus