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CL - Business Analyst - Advanced

Information Resource group, Inc.
Columbia, SC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
SCOPE OF THE PROJECT:
Our client has an immediate need for a Business Analyst to assist the Office of Educator Services with gathering business requirements around developing an Educator Preparation Program System. The objectives are:
1. To have an automated system the Institutes of Higher Learning (IHE's) can use to enter, review, and update
Educator Preparation Programs (EPPs);
2. Track EPP approvals by assigned review teams;
3. provide a public portal where prospective educators can research where their program certification can be
obtained;
4. Candidates can be enrolled within this application into a program.
5. Link to Teacher Certification system to show program completion;
6. marking dual credit courses that qualify for college-ready or career-ready status;
7. Show the history of Programs requested and all versions of documentation.
8. Show State Board of Education approved and / or endorsed programs by provider.

By the end of the calendar year, we want to have a detailed plan in place for moving forward, including scope(s) of work for design and development. is particularly looking for a Business Analyst that has knowledge and experience with application implementations and/or development of large/enterprise software applications who can work proactively with project team and stakeholders to define the business requirements and test cases/plans for each solution.

DAILY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
The following are primary activities which the Business Analyst will be expected to perform.

Interviewing the stakeholders to identify their business requirements (and they may identify others);
Having those stakeholders assist in identifying district stakeholders to interview and get requirements;
Learning about the educator certification process and program areas in which certification can be
obtained;
Pull information about costs;
Assist in determining what direction the agency will move in building or purchasing an Educator
Preparation Program System to reach the above objectives; and
Report project progress weekly to Director, Project and Application Management.

REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
ANALYTICAL/LOGICAL THINKING
VERBAL AND WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS GATHERING
TECHNICAL WRITING

PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
MS SQL
SOFTWARE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
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Skills:
Category
Name
Required
Importance
Level
Last Used
Experience
AdministrativeTechnical WritingYes2IntermediateWithin 6 Months1 - 2 YearsAdministrativeVerbal Communication SkillsNo1AdvancedCurrently Using2 - 4 YearsAdministrativeWritten Communication SkillsNo1AdvancedCurrently Using2 - 4 YearsDatabase PlatformsMS SQLNo5EntryWithin 2 Years< 1 YearMiscellaneousAnalytical SkillsYes2AdvancedWithin 6 Months2 - 4 YearsMiscellaneousRequirements GatheringYes1AdvancedCurrently Using2 - 4 YearsSpecialtiesApplication DevelopmentNo3IntermediateWithin 1 Year1 - 2 Years
To apply please contact Amanda Hague send resume to ahague@irginc.net and give me a call at 573-632-6474 ex 205.

Information Resource group, Inc.

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Columbia, SC
29201 USA

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