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IT Business Analyst

Iridium Satellite Tempe, AZ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Contractor
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Position Summary, Job Requirements & Responsibilities

Iridium is seeking a talented and experienced Business Analyst within the IT department. The position is responsible for supporting and gathering business requirements for Iridium’s Enterprise IT project requests and will also be responsible for coordination of tasks related to IT projects.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as a liaison to the user community and the IT department for all Enterprise IT project requests
  • Facilitate technical requirements sessions and walkthroughs with business and IT resources
  • Provide support to IT project processes and report status
  • Plan, elicit, capture, analyze, and validate business and technical requirements to support new projects and enhancements to IT systems, networks, and enterprise applications
  • Answer questions and clarify requirements for projects and enhancements during the estimation process
  • Provide timely reporting of issues that impact project progress
  • Provide support to the IT Project Manager and regularly participate in project meetings with project team(s) to capture status on tasks, project deliverables and deadlines
  • Other activities as deemed necessary

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to interact with various departments and management
  • Ability to plan, facilitate, elicit, document and manage business and technical requirements
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects, multi-task and review workloads to ensure the best use of resources
  • Ability to effectively interface with staff at all levels of the organization
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Self-motivated with critical thinking abilities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in order to accurately convey complex technical problems, their impacts, and resolutions to management, vendors, or business teams
  • Ability to consistently exercise independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Team-oriented mentality and experience working as part of a team to achieve complex goals

Experience & Education Requirements / EEO

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/MIS or equivalent industry experience
  • 3-5 years of experience as an IT Business Analyst and/or Project Management
  • 5+ years of overall IT experience
  • 3-5 years of gathering and documenting IT requirements/specifications
  • Experience in test planning, test case development and execution
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, Office and Visio
  • ITIL experience preferred
  • Experience in a telecommunications environment preferred
  • US Citizenship required

Iridium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a protected veteran. EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability and other protected categories.

Iridium Satellite

Iridium is the only truly global voice and data satellite communications network that connects people, organizations, assets, government and relief agencies with “on-the-move” availability. Together with its ecosystem of partners, Iridium delivers essential, reliable communications with an easy-to-integrate platform and service for improved efficiency. With more than 20 years of experience, Iridium will soon be launching the next-generation of connectivity, Iridium CertusSM - the most versatile global broadband service with improved speeds to satisfy the critical need to send and receive communications when traveling by land, sea or air. For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit www.iridium.com.

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Tempe, AZ
USA

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