Salesforce Business Analyst

RTM, Business Analyst, Salesforce, grants
Full Time, Permanent
Negotiable
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

 

Job Description

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"REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)"
 
The Business Analyst studies existing business processes, programs and/or legacy systems in their native environments and performs a comprehensive analysis of existing problems and understands the areas for improvement. One of the key responsibilities of this role is to thoroughly understand the business process and propose solution concepts that can potentially address and meet the stated business needs. The candidates' primary emphasis will be on analyzing the requirements in detail and clearly communicating to all the stakeholders (internal and external) the pros and cons with each solution approach. The analyst will assist and/or independently work with the project manager/lead to develop the prototypes for the proposed solution concept and will also drive the development of the same by closely working with the application programmer. This role will be responsible for managing and producing all business process related documentation and all the project deliverables during the initial requirements gathering phase. The Analyst will also act as the primary liaison with the development and testing teams to ensure proper knowledge transfer of all business needs and functional requirements.

Work Experience

Functional Responsibilities
•Participates and drives the requirements gathering sessions with the customer and other stakeholders
•Participates in analysis and design of the proposed solutions - facilitates the development of multiple solution options to address the business needs
•Identifies and understands customer expectations as part of the requirements gathering process
•Act as the primary point of contact for all communication needs during the requirements gathering phase with the customer
•Ensures that the proposed solution concepts are aligned with existing enterprise framework solution
•Works with Application programmers to develop proposed solution prototypes in an iterative manner
•Prepares project documentation like meeting minutes, business process documents and other process workflow diagrams as required
•Act as the SME for the business domain and conduct/manage the knowledge transfer with the testing and development teams
•Assist the development and testing teams during the execution phase with functional expertise as required
•Assist the testing team in performing functional testing during the execution phase
•Assist the implementation team in conducting the User Acceptance Testing of the developed solution
•Assist the project manager/project lead with project closeout activities
Other similar professional duties maybe assigned as needed

Education and Training

Minimum Qualification and Experience
• Three to Five years of experience working with web based applications in the areas of requirements gathering, requirements definition and analysis, and preparing Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
• Experience with full Software development life cycle of typical IT projects
• Minimum one year of experience working with Salesforce based solutions
• Salesforce.com Certification is strongly preferred
• Has supported at least 2 different deployments of technology solutions to support grants management capabilities.  Ideally, familiar with productized grants solutions on the market today.
• Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects (if required) and good documentation skills
• Good analytical thinking skills and a team player
• Sound understanding of Web based programming languages and scripts is a plus
• Excellent Communication, Interpersonal and presentation skills
• Bachelor’s degree in business and management, human resources, information systems, computer science, or another related field
• Master’s degree in related field may be substituted for three years’ experience
Employer will accept a suitable combination of education, training or experience

 

Posted By

Kalyani Vajre

45335 Vintage Park Plaza Sterling, VA, 20166

Dice Id : REIVA001
Position Id : 934114
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