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Business Analyst

MW Partners
Bellevue, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
MW Partners is currently seeking a Business Analyst to work for our client who is a leading global insurance company. 

Responsibilities and duties: 

  • Analyzes business and technical requirements to identify data needs and sources.
  • Prepares source to target data mapping.
  • Defines business rules to support ETL workflows.
  • Consults with development team to formalize approach for loading and consuming data.
  • Collaborates with Agile delivery team to elicit, analyze and groom business and technical requirements for large system integration projects in an Agile Scrum environment.
  • Creates and breaks down User Stories; aligns to business capabilities; defines acceptance criteria; and supplements with necessary data models for supporting systems and data integration.
  • Contributes and/or reviews logical and conceptual data models to help determine and recommend optimal solutions with consideration for stakeholder and systems impacts.
  • Collaborates with Tech Leads, Data Architect, QA and IT management to represent data requirements and influence the design of new systems and integration solutions.
  • Communicates and coordinates cross-project impacts with BA’s/BSA’s assigned to other projects, with aim to ensure integrity and consistency of requirements
  • Along with manager and BSA team, advances best practices in business systems analysis by introducing templates, tools, processes and knowledge sources to other team members.
  • Reviews work activities and written requirements of BA’s, as needed, providing coaching and guidance to help ensure quality and timeliness of deliverables
  • Facilitates and/or participates in Sprint planning sessions to create high-level Feature requirements and incorporate into Product Backlog based on dependencies and priority.
  • Analyzes functional requirements including business processes; business rules; and exception processing, as needed.
  • Reviews and validates requirements with stakeholders to ensure alignment with business objectives and also with system architecture / design solutions.
  • Supports those doing testing, quality assurance and user acceptance efforts to ensure delivered solution meets acceptance criteria.
  • Supports change management and implementation efforts by working with teams responsible for user training, procedural documents, and user support.
Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • BA or PMP certification nice to have
  • 7+ years Business/Systems Analyst; at least 5 years Level III
  • Strong Agile Scrum experience
  • Expertise writing and slicing user stories, managing product backlogs, and adhering to Agile ceremonies
  • Strong knowledge of data analysis, data structure, data modeling, and source to mapping
  • Experience with ETL and SQL
  • Excellent people and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate high levels of emotional intelligence
  • Ability to navigate between business stakeholders and technical developers
  • Mainframe – multi-tiered architecture
  • Experience with large system integration projects, especially dealing with customer and financial transaction data.
  • Some business process modeling experience (BPM/BPMN)
  • Define “As-Is/To-Be” workflows
  • Life insurance or similar industry experience (e.g. insurance, financial institution) strongly preferred to help better understand legacy systems within the industry
  • Technical programming or coding background a huge plus

Skill Requirements:
  • Agile- SCRUM: 4-6 years
  • Business Systems Analysis: 4-6 years
  • Requirements Verification and Validation: 4-6 years
  • User Stories: 4-6 years
  • Data Integration: 2-4 years
  • Data Mapping: 2-4 years
  • Enterprise Application Integration: 2-4 years
  • ETL & Data Analysis: 2-4 years
  • Technical Analysis: 2-4 years
For a confidential discussion or to find out more, contact Prem on 323-689-2659 or apply now.

MW Partners

Address

Bellevue, WA
USA

Industry

Business

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