Lead Business Analyst

for ADVANTIS Global Services in Minneapolis, MN

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Skills:
Analysis, management, test, requirements 
Location:
Minneapolis, MN
Area Code:
612 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
Market 
Tax Term:
CON_CORP CON_IND CON_W2 CON_HIRE_CORP CON_HIRE_IND CON_HIRE_W2 
Length:
12 months 
Posted:
7-29-2014 
Position ID:
KL-BLD1 
Dice ID:
RTL90304 

We are looking for a very experienced Lead Business Analyst immediately in San Francisco. Please email your resume to klemmo@advantisglobal.com. In this role you will have Jr. Analyst and Testers reporting directly to you, so any management experience is a big plus. As the Lead Business Analyst you will need the following experience.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of increasing responsibility as a Sr. Business Analyst or related experience; experience in a banking or financial services environment is required
  • Demonstrated ability to break down and analyze multi-dimensional business and technical issues.  Experience in integrating information from a variety of resources, formats and systems
  • Proven ability to drive successful implementation of client-facing technical solutions, including:
    • Gathering business requirements
    • Identifying and providing solutions for quality data management
  • Strong leadership skills, data analysis on application development projects, and translating broad requirements into specific objectives, and action plans.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive execution, integrating efforts across business functions.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously, including for scheduling meetings, planning agendas, conferring with business line leaders, documenting and making verbal and written presentations.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, written and presentation communication, and negotiation skill
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Project & Visio
  • Bachelor's degree, Masters degree in business or related information technology competency preferred
  • Developing/Reviewing test strategies, test plans and schedules, tracking test issues and reporting on test results
  • Define, design, and oversee implementation of standards and best practices involved in business modeling, describing data entities and relationships, as well as general on-line concepts???

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • 5+ years of data mapping experience
  • Experience as a testing coordination lead is desired
  • Vendor management
Kevin Lemmo
ADVANTIS Global Services
301 Howard Street Ste 1400
San Francisco, CA 94105