Financial Business Analyst- Remote / Telecommute

Depends on Experience

Contract: Corp-To-Corp, W2, Independent

  • Work from home


  • Azure DevOps
  • DevOps
  • Interpersonal
  • Jira
  • Organized
  • Planning
  • Problem - solving

Job Description

We are looking for Financial Business Analyst - Remote / Telecommute for our client in Phoenix, AZ

Job Title: Financial Business Analyst - Remote / Telecommute

Job Location: Phoenix, AZ

Job Type: Contract

Job Description:

  • The Client requires a business analyst to support system implementations and enhancement efforts for the Division of Planning and Operations (DPO) applications.
  • This position will work closely with the Division of Planning and Operations project management team, internal and contracted development resources, and quality assurance to ensure that the customers’ needs and requirements are identified early in the project.
  • This role will work closely with stakeholders and subject matter experts (SME) when facilitating requirements sessions and ensuring to alleviate the strain on the quality assurance team.
  • The business analyst will be responsible for performing the following activities:
  • Gather and document business requirements Translate requirements into business, functional and use case documents Leverage systems and tools to document and track requirements, especially within Azure DevOps environment, and Test Manager
  • Provide functional expertise to developers during the design and construction phases of projects.
  • Create and deliver related user documentation and coordinate needed documentation and deliverables to support the project goals of business teams within Planning and Operations.
  • Facilitate a consistent and clear understanding of customer requirements.
  • Facilitate clarification of user stories, and desired functionality.
  • Creates and delivers related user documentation and end-user demonstrations

Skills Required:

  • Financial literacy, Communications, Interpersonal relationships, Problem-solving & Analytical, Time management, Organized, Team-oriented.
  • Basic analytical skills to evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, consolidate details and extract to functional requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively translate user requirements into business, functional and test scenarios for projects of various sizes and complexity Demonstrated ability to develop and write technical documentation.
  • Familiarity with Google Suite tools, Azure Dev Ops, Jira, SmartSheets or other productivity systems.   

Experience Required:

  • General knowledge of methodologies and techniques for systems analysis and design, business process modeling, requirements gathering, quality assurance, and software development.
  • Familiarity with Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK).   

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 5 years of experience in business analysis (or equivalent experience).

Additional Information:

  • PMI certification a plus Lean or Six-sigma certification a plus.