IT Business Analyst(Contract to Hire)
Job Requisition: 6988
Description for IT Business Analyst:
As an IT Business Analyst, you will play a critical role in bridging the gap between business needs and technology solutions within an organization. You will work closely with stakeholders from various departments, including business units, IT teams, and management, to understand their requirements, analyze business processes, and recommend effective technology solutions.
Responsibilities for IT Business Analyst:
- Collaborate with business stakeholders to identify and document their requirements for IT systems, software, and applications.
- Conduct interviews, workshops, and surveys to gather business and user needs.
- Analyze and document existing business processes, workflows, and systems to identify areas for improvement.
- Define clear and concise business requirements and translate them into technical specifications.
- Collaborate with technical teams, such as developers and architects, to design effective and efficient IT solutions.
- Evaluate and recommend appropriate technology platforms, tools, and software that align with business objectives and requirements.
- Identify and assess risks associated with proposed solutions and provide mitigation strategies.
- Create prototypes, wireframes, and mock-ups to illustrate proposed solutions.
- Act as a liaison between business stakeholders and technical teams, ensuring effective communication and understanding between both parties.
- Facilitate meetings, workshops, and presentations to present proposed solutions, gather feedback, and address concerns.
- Provide regular updates to project managers, business owners, and other stakeholders regarding project progress, issues, and risks.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth implementation and successful delivery of IT projects.
- Perform thorough testing of IT systems, applications, and software to identify and resolve any defects or issues.
- Assist in the development and implementation of change management strategies to minimize disruption during system upgrades or deployments.
- Stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices related to business analysis and IT solutions.
- Identify opportunities for process improvements and recommend innovative solutions to enhance business efficiency and effectiveness.
- Conduct post-implementation reviews and gather feedback to identify areas for improvement and lessons learned.
Requirements for IT Business Analyst:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or a related field.
- Proven experience as a Business Analyst, preferably in an IT or technology-focused role.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to translate business needs into technical requirements.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
- Proficient in requirements gathering techniques, business process modeling, and documentation.