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Business Analyst-Euless, TX
Ref No.: 18-03861
Location: Euless, Texas
Business Analyst
Euless, TX
Duration: 6 months
Rate: DOE
 
US Citizen, Green Card, TN, EAD, only No Third-party agencies.
 
Required Experience:
 
  • Minimum 4 years' experience as a Business Analyst in an information technology environment
  • Experience writing stories in an agile development environment, with development sprints and daily stand-ups; Scrum Master experience a plus
  • Experience with web-facing application development in an agile environment
  • Experience with UI/UX specifications
  • Fundamental SQL query skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) and Microsoft Visio; Microsoft Project experience a plus
  • Project management and/or software application testing experience a plus
  • API experience a plus
 
Soft Skills Needed:
 
  • The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, organized, and be able to work independently and as part of a team in an agile environment.   Additional skills needed:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, to communicate information effectively to customers and technical staff
  • Strong interviewing skills, to meet with individuals and groups about their needs, ask the right questions, understand what is said and identify gaps
  • Analytical skills, to critically evaluate the information gathered from multiple sources, decompose high-level information into details, and distinguish requirements from ideas
  • Facilitation skills, to lead requirements elicitation sessions
  • Organizational skills, to order the information gathered during elicitation and analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information
  • Interpersonal skills, to negotiate priorities and to resolve issues among project stakeholders