Business Systems Analyst

for MMD Services, Inc in Chicago, IL

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Skills:
wireframing, .net, visio, 
Location:
Chicago, IL
Area Code:
312 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
B.O.E 
Tax Term:
CON_HIRE_W2 
Length:
 
Posted:
3-27-2015 
Position ID:
211188 
Dice ID:
10206082 

Our client is an innovative and growing IT solutions company in downtown Chicago. In this position you will join a high performing team, working with the latest stack of technology and agile methodologies. This organization offers the chance to work in a laid back environment with a foosball table, fully stocked fridge, and company happy hours!

Our client is looking for a Business Analyst to get on board with their small, yet growing IT staff. You will work with a handful of BA’s and developers and be expected to collaborate on projects to meet client’s needs. You will focus on specific projects, gather requirements, and help propose solutions. You will be under the leadership of a passionate, intelligent individual that values an intellectual mind, and go-getter attitude.

 

Your Responsibility Includes:

  • Team up with Business and Product Owners to identify project vision and recommend solutions
  • Collaborate with client stakeholders to gather requirements on specific systems and processes
  • Act as subject matter expert in customer’s business needs and sole contact between business and delivery teams
  • Participate in iteration planning meetings to determine user stories, capacity,  velocity, and estimation
  • Write epics and user stories to detail software design for on- and offshore development teams, using multiple tools and artifacts as needed
  • Create diagrams, wireframes, and  prototypes to visually demonstrate user needs

 

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies (Scrum, epics, user stories)
  • Experience with  modeling tools, specifically (Visio, use cases, process flows, UML, BPMN)
  • Some UI experience/design (wireframing, Balsamiq, AXURE)
  • Knowledge of project management processes and artifacts (Gantt charts, work breakdown structures)
  • Some development knowledge (SOA, OOP, .NET, SQL)
  • Experience working on software development projects, creating systems from the ground up
  • Experience with test cases (defect triage)
  • Excellent organizational, communication and presentation skills
MMD Services, Inc
200 South Wacker Drive
Drive Suite 3100
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 674-4559
Fax: 312674.4603