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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-03090
Location: Farmington, Connecticut
Start Date: 08/22/2018
Job Title: Business Analyst
Hiring Location: Farmington, Connecticut
Type of hire: Contract

Must Have Skills:
Business Analysis, Requirement gathering, Agile, Project management, Very good communication, presentation skills

Desired Skills:
Manufacturing domain knowledge, field service management, Azure, Mobility

Job Roles / Responsibilities:
  • Understand requirements from client, analyze inputs, translate them into user stories, create mockups and get client buy in.
  • Work with all stakeholders, analyzing requirements against existing product solution functionality to drive out gaps and define new requirements along with related risks based on technical constraints
  • Make recommendations on how to best utilize product solution functionality to meet business needs
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Facilitate internal solution discussions and analysis with architects, developers and subject matter experts to establish holistic functional and technical vision for new features and functionality.
  • Analyze tradeoffs between user needs, usability considerations, performance impacts, system capabilities and constraints, driving a solution that aligns with scope, schedule and cost parameters or impacts.
  • Required to create sprint plan, groom developers on the stories and help them understand the requirements clearly.
  • Required to run the daily scrum call with the offshore team, understand blockers, challenges and resolve them.
  • Possess the acumen to identify risks in advance and help mitigate them to avoid escalations and enable smooth delivery.
  • Carryout smoke test and ensure all deliverables are of high quality.
  • Serve as SME of the product solution functionality, including related business impacts to all stakeholders.