CGI seeks a Business Analyst.
This BA will be working with the development team to help drive the requirements, design, and testing for the Unify360 Portal. We need a self-starter, someone who can work closely with our Product Strategy Manager, turn requirements into scrum-friendly user stories, manage and prioritize the product backlog, and collaborate closely with the developers through the design and testing process. We need someone who is energized by working in the forefront of Cloud technologies and is looking for a challenging opportunity where they can leverage Agile Scrum practices to have a real impact on our product. The majority of our US Portal Scrum Team works collaboratively from our office in Lafayette.
Product backlog management– work with the Product Strategy Group to define product requirements, and manage and prioritize the product backlog.
User stories – Write scrum-appropriate user stories with clear and testable acceptance criteria to represent the business requirements which will drive the sprint development process.
Requirements analysis and design – drive the backlog refinement and design process with the developers
Functional tests – Define end-to-end functional test scenarios and work with the automated test group to automate them
In-sprint testing – Perform in-sprint functional testing
Self-starter – Work as the primary business analyst with the US Portal Scrum Team; must be a self-starter and work independently to drive progress on requirements, design, and testing to meet the goals of two week sprints.
Bachelors degree and 3 to 5 years experience with requirements analysis, design, and testing
Familiarity with agile/scrum and its differences from traditional development approaches
Agile/scrum experience as a product owner or as a business analyst working for a product owner or on a scrum development team. An understanding of the sprint-based development process, product backlog prioritization and refinement process, and the “keep it simple”/MVP concept of scrum.
Experience writing scrum-appropriate user stories to capture business requirements and to serve as the basis for acceptance testing.
Scrum product owner training or scrummaster training
Scrum product owner certification
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