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Business Analyst 6
Ref No.: 18-18774
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Title: Business Analyst
Duration: Long Term
Location: Des Moines, IA

The successful candidate will spend a good portion of their time working with the business and technology areas to gather requirements for the ELIAS SSP/MPEP takeover project. The candidate will gain an understanding of business functions, processing, challenges and opportunities to be effective in this role. The successful candidate is expected to facilitate collaboration to elicit, analyze and document requirements for cross functional solutions and work with project teams to develop scenarios for testing. The successful candidate will possess effective written and verbal communication skills and will collaborate with the leadership to ensure solution and project team are aligned to meet business objectives.

- Ability to self-motivate, self-direct, and work with little or no supervision and complete tasks within the defined project constraints
- Ability to effectively juggle multiple projects
- Demonstrate ability of high levels of interpersonal and communication skills.
- Demonstrate ability to work and communicate with internal and external customers in a polite, courteous, and cooperative manner.
- Ensure active participation of the correct stakeholders.
Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Professional experience working as a Business Analyst Required 5 Years
Experience work with technical and business staff on detailed business requirements by using a variety of techniques and tools. Required 5 Years
Experience facilitating meetings with stakeholders to collect the information necessary to create deliverables within established deadlines. Required 5 Years
Experience managing requirements and facilitating requirements change decisions Required 5 Years
Accurately prepare written business correspondence that is coherent, grammatically correct, effective, professional and engaging Required 5 Years
Validate requirements with stakeholders and the project team by communicating and presenting requirement artifacts and deliverables Required 5 Years
Experience working on projects with mainframe and client/server architectures. Required 5 Years
Experience with MS Word, Excel, SharePoint, Visio and Power Point Required 5 Years
Experience developing scenarios for testing. Required 5 Years