Senior Business Analyst - BI App Dev Support

Business Analyst, BA, BSA, Business intelligence, Data warehouse, Data Mart, Data Mapping, Data strcutures
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Senior Business Analyst - BI App Dev Support
Location: Denver CO
Duration: 6-12 Months Contract

REMOTE until social distancing efforts are lifted and then needs to be onsite in Denver

We are seeking a Sr. Business Analyst who is familiar with information technology solutions to support our clients Business Intelligence Software Development initiatives. The Sr. Business Analyst is responsible for working with business users and technical staff to gather business requirements to deliver various data Business Intelligence Software Solutions. The Sr. Business Analyst will assist in requirements gathering and project leadership; drive the analysis, design, and development of the solution; write detailed descriptions of user needs, program functions, and steps required to deploy the business solution; plan for testing to ensure our recommended solution meets the business needs; and work closely with the IT management team. Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Interact with Central Business and Facility end users to gather data and reporting requirements.
  • Accountable for documented requirements and functional specifications
  • Develop and maintain committed dates, milestones and deliverables
  • Manage the Change Control process, managing scope within project constraints
  • Status reporting
  • Facilitate application design sessions and work with the development team during the development phase
  • Coordinate with QA and ensure User Acceptance Testing
  • Oversee delivery team activities
  • Assist with system implementation and rollout
  • User documentation and training
  • Production support

Required Skills and Expertise:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Healthcare Informatics, or other relevant degree
  • Looking for a traditional Software Development Business Analyst who has a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with the following:
    • Experience supporting Software Development related project initiatives throughout the entire SDLC
    • Ability to help business users define their requirements and know how to ask the right questions to determine what the business truly needs from a software application perspective
    • Business Intelligence related support experience (serving as a BA)
    • Skilled in working with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
    • Healthcare industry experience (more clinical apps or Information Exchange experience than Revenue Operations) this is highly desired and not a "must have
  • Extremely strong Requirements Gathering skills
  • Ability to create high quality documentation (BRD, FRD, Gap Analysis, Work flow diagrams, etc.)
  • Proven experience supporting a project through to its completion from launch through support phases
  • Familiarity with, adhere to, and enforce software development life cycle best practices.
  • SQL Experience including the ability to perform SQL queries
  • UAT experience and running UAT
  • Skilled in writing test cases and working with the Business
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment
  • Extremely stellar writing skills (grammar, spelling, etc.)\
  • Looking for self-starter
  • Motivated person who is a "go getter\
  • Resourceful

Preferred Skills and Expertise:

  • JIRA
  • Enterprise Reporting experience (being able to design reports would be helpful)
Dice Id : 10106153
Position Id : 6712640
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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