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Business Analyst IT III
Ref No.: 18-00645
Location: Torrance, California
Position Type:Contract
Business Analyst IT III
Location: Torrance, CA
Duration: 6-12 months contract

Job Description
  • Gathers, refines and validates complex business requirements, interdependencies, potential risks and issues
  • Analyzes business partner's operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions
  • Assists in the business process design or redesign and documentation as needed
  • Translates high level business requirements into functional specifications and manages changes to such specifications
  • Facilitates communication and gains commitment between business units to align solutions with business strategies
  • Develops complex business cases
  • Works on multiple projects as a project team member, at times as a project leader
  • May coach and mentor less experienced staff
  • Assists with facilitating project governance and corporate priorities

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field or equivalent work experience.

The candidate must display the following technical competencies:
  • In-depth knowledge of business requirement and corporate priorities.
  • Advanced ability to gather/refine complex business requirements, recommend or make decisions on business requirements/interdependencies.
  • Advanced ability to develop complex business cases.
  • Advanced ability to create impact analyses to make recommendations.
  • Advanced ability to present complex positions and strategies for business decisions, processes and plans.
  • In-depth knowledge of compliance principles.
  • In-depth understanding of the business architecture and its relationship to other architectures.
  • Advanced ability to assess corporate impacts of changes and recommend strategies to senior management.

Business Experience
  • 5 to 7 years of relevant technical or business work experience

Daily Tasks Performed
  • Development (production support) to multiple consumer facing websites
  • Interact with assignment ticketing systems to track development progress to completion
  • Assignments to website enhancements and/or projects

Skills and Experience
  • Experience with consumer facing websites
  • Excellent analysis, troubleshooting and testing skills
  • Hands on experience with eCommerce websites a plus (MS Commerce Servers)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with requirements management
  • Able to develop UML level 1 and 2 diagrams / Use Case both Business and System events
  • Experience working in a fast paced team oriented environment