Robert Half Technology is looking for a Business Analyst to help our client on a temporary to full time basis in North Austin. The business analyst is responsible for understanding, defining and conceptualizing business needs, recommending solutions and approaches that deliver the desired outcomes while engaging in a variety of initiatives within the company which may be strategic, tactical or operational.Responsibilities:
Champion communication between IT and the business by assessing and articulating processes that fulfill business needs.
Define product and solution scope while shepherding business outcomes from inception to completion while leading business analysis tasks and deliverables.
Collaborate with business and IT partners to define and articulate business needs and the underlying solutions to meet those needs.
Understand how the underlying data affects changes to process, products, and current systems and how data analysis can improve efficiencies and add value.
Articulate solution ideas and balance them against what-s technologically feasible and functionally reasonable.
Effectively and efficiently manage business and functional requirements to fulfill current and future project needs.
Advocate agile solution delivery ceremonies and execution while engaging in IT strategic and tactical projects and operational activities.
Strong understanding of business analysis core competencies, tools and techniques, knowledge areas and applicability in the real world.
Informed about the Information Technology industry and have a foundational understanding of B.I. and Analytics, DevOps, Cloud Solutions, Business Architecture, Business Process Management, IT Portfolio and Project Management.
Delivery focused with the ability to follow through and lead assignments over the finish line.
Ability to communicate with business partners and team members while instilling confidence and trust.
Proven experience in converting from Waterfall to the Agile methodology.
Strong facilitation skills and expertise.
Proficiency in Visio and Microsoft Suite.