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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-02728
Location: Marysville, Ohio
Position Type:Direct Placement
Timesheet Submission Frequency:Weekly
Invoice submission frequency:Monthly
Timesheet Instructions for Consultants:Time/Expenses are to be entered on Kaygen s JobDiva Portal

Analyzes business partner's operations to understand their strengths and
weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and
Assists in the business process redesign and documentation as needed for
new technology
Translates high level business requirements into functional
specifications for the IT organization and manages changes to such
Negotiates agreements and commitments by facilitating communication
between business unit(s) and IT from initial requirements to final
Works with business partners with one business function to align
technology solutions with business strategies
Supports several moderately complex business processes
Assists Project Manager responsibilities in preparing and facilitating
the project plan for smaller projects
Conducts feasibility studies to assess cost/benefit, efficiency and
technical viability of solutions to business problems
Coach less experienced staff

Daily Tasks Performed
- Position will split duties doing mostly technical writing while performing BA roles on some projects as needed.
*Works with software developers to incorporate technical documentation and specification into documents.
*Works with product experts (SME) to organize and document business functionality of software products *Organizes documentation logically by functional categories *Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements *Analyze existing and potential content, focusing on reuse and single-sourcing opportunities *Create and maintain the information architecture documentation by working with senior level architects *Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience *Write easy-to-understand user interface text, online help and developer guides *Create tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications


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:
- Basic knowledge of business requirements and corporate priorities
- Basic ability to gather/refine complex business requirements, recommend or make decisions on business requirements/interdependencies
- Basic ability to develop complex business cases
- Basic ability to create impact analysis to make recommendations
- Basic ability to present and defend complex positions and strategies for business decisions processes and plans
- Basic knowledge of compliance, governance structures and audit principles
- Basic understanding of the business architecture and its relationship to other architectures
- Basic ability to assess corporate impacts of changes and recommend strategies to senior management

Business Experience

4 to 6 years of relevant technical or business work experience
Strong background in technical writing, i.e., creating system
documentation, user manuals, etc.


Experience documenting in Confluence Wiki, or comparable Wiki style

Key Skills: Business Analyst - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY