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IT Business Analyst

Ascent Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Req #: 19-12762
Job Description: IT Business Analyst
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Position Type: Contract to Hire

Acts as a partner with the business and technology vendor to facilitate and implement technology solutions. Responsible for writing system requirements that will ensure the technology solution will meet the needs of the business. Leverages appropriate technical resources. Requires a high level understanding of systems, industry and end-user requirements. Applies specialized domain knowledge in monitoring, assessing, analyzing and/or evaluating processes and data. Makes judgements and recommendations based on analysis and knowledge.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Works with the business in detailing the high level requirements and documentation of business processes.
Creates detailed business requirements for functional (e.g., business processes, rules) and non-functional (e.g., data, security) capabilities.
Create interface requirements across multiple third party applications.
Validates test cases to ensure that scripts will evaluate the business function being performed.
Perform testing and facilitate UAT .
Gathers and interprets information from multiple sources (including databases, interviews, etc.) and makes recommendations.
Provides support for application development teams including documenting business processes.
Translates technical concepts to business audience and business information to a technical audience.
Participates in developing estimates and implementation plans for technical solutions.
Partners with team members to develop project schedules, reports and documentation. May be required to act as project lead on small to medium projects and/or provide direction to others on the team.
Ability to visualize requirements into prototype.
Understands and applies principles in risk management, issue tracking and change management.

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Business or related degree and five (5) years of relevant experience or a combination of education, training and experience.
Financial Services specifically on Compliance is a must
Experienced in working with vendor product implementation is a plus
Experienced in working with product interface and strong knowledge on integration approaches.
Knowledge of Control Room/ Business Conflicts Management
Experience working with end users, ability to engage users and strong desire to drive business solutions.
Understanding of software development lifecycle for agile & waterfall methodologies.
Experience gathering and writing requirements and creating test scripts/cases.
Knowledgeable in writing SQL queries in SQL server
Proficient in Microsoft Tools (including TFS, Excel, Microsoft Project, PowerPoint and Visio).
Knowledge of risk management, issue tracking, change management and requirements gathering.

Audrey Lamb
Technical Recruiter

**If this is not a fit for you or you are not interested, Ascent Services Group offers an excellent Referral Bonus! We look forward to hearing from you!

About Ascent: The Ascent Services Group (ASG) is a nationally recognized technology staffing and consulting firm whose fundamental business is providing staffing services to Small, Medium, and Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals: Financial Services, Healthcare, Technology and Life Sciences. As consultants for ASG, you will have access to many of the top clients within the industries we serve. Our goal is to deliver innovative talent through proven best practices and effective resource optimization. Become one of ASG’s candidates and experience the difference!



Saint Petersburg, FL
33716 USA