Randstad Business or System Analyst in Austin, Texas

Business or System Analyst

job details:

  • location:Austin, TX

  • salary:$53.88 - $72.46 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:627012

job description

Business or System Analyst

Act as requirements project lead for medium to large projects, directing and coordinating requirements project staff and activities. Oversee production support of core projects, including gathering and documenting requirements, translating functional requirements to technical requirements, and identifying options. Partner with business users and act as a liaison between business and technical teams. Coordinates development, testing, and implementation of solutions with vendors. Demonstrated experience as a Business Analyst with track record of delivering business process requirements and use cases is required. Solid experience and understanding of Agile Scrum and Rational Unified Process Methodology in developing use cases, use case model, supplementary requirements, and business rules is essential. Solid understanding of relevant business issues. Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision- making and conflict resolution skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong knowledge of MS Project, Excel, MS Word and iGraphx or Visio Drawing tools along with general familiarity with Outlook and other MS Office applications is also required. The following is preferred but not required: Experience managing multiple large, complex and cross functional projects, with emphasis on systems, technologies, business process redesign, and knowledge of technical environments, a background in the financial services industry, BA/BS degree and/or PMP certification.

  • BA/BS or higher degree, preferably in an analytical or technical discipline or similar experience

  • 5+ years advanced SQL development experience using Teradata, Oracle, and/or Microsoft SQL Server

  • 2+ years' experience with Tableau Desktop & Server or other similar products used to visualize data

  • Strong data modeling and data architecture experience

  • Adept at translating business requirements into technical specifications

  • Comfortable delivering complex solutions in tight timeframes

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be able to communicate effectively in business terms with business partners up to the VP level

  • Strong client focus/customer service skills

  • Strong interpersonal, problem-solving, prioritization, organization, and decision making skills

  • Ability to consistently deliver solid, successful solutions with short development cycles that hit the mark on the initial delivery

  • Knowledge of brokerage business, financial services, and/or experience with this client is a plus