Randstad Business Architect in Grapevine, Texas
Monday, October 10, 2016
Business Analyst Activities:
Looking for someone who can help with the Accounting/Finance department. There is currently a Business/Systems analyst on this team but they have a gap driving discussions on future state of business, business process modeling, looking for enterprise thinking. They are working on procure to pay and sales audit projects.
- Responsible for analysis of and documenting business requirements, collaborating with subject matter experts and technology partners to establish technical vision; develop comprehensive user acceptance test scripts as well as potential facilitation and/or execution of user acceptance testing and the strategic testing plan; develop and implement communication, deployment and decommission plans. The resource needs to be able to elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, uses cases, business analysis, task and workflow analysis. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of executives, managers, subject matter experts, and technology partners are required.
Business Analyst Qualification Requirements:
Senior: 7+ years of experience
Knowledge of the complete SDLC.
Strong communication skills are a must (oral and written).
Ability to work as part of a team, maintain a good work ethic, be a self-starter.
Ability to learn the functional aspects of new technology,
Possess strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Business Analyst must have the ability to work with others outside of their direct control to help ensure projects are completed.
Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills across all layers of management.
Ability to meet deadlines and possess a passion and desire to succeed.
Ability to understand priorities and focus on appropriate roadblocks that hinder the project s goals.
Possess strong problem solving skills including problem definition, alternatives identification and analysis, and decision making.
Effectively collaborate with other project team members, sponsors, and stakeholders.
Ability to gain stakeholder trust and align with organizational strategy and broader organizational goals.
Act as an internal advocate for the project by taking ownership, showing commitment, and illustrating accountability.
Commitment to overall customer satisfaction.
Identify creative ways to reduce cost by streamlining processes and systems (i.e., elimination of non-value added processes and requirements, or complete re-engineering of processes and systems).
Commitment to following GameStop s Project Management Methodology, reporting, and templates.
Strong analytical skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements leveraging expertise on how to function in ambiguous situations in order to provide clarity and recommendations for solutions. Ability to work independently with minimal oversight to accomplish project objectives and issue resolution through experience in conducting detailed analysis with knowledge from various different financial business and operations areas, application wide analysis and proposal of solutions.
Knowledge in SDLC process and project management; experience in agile and waterfall development; and strong foundation of MS Office products are essential to be successful in this role. Experience with HP Quality Center could be an additional benefit.