Randstad Business Analyst in Columbus, Ohio

Business Analyst

job details:

  • location:Columbus, OH

  • salary:$95,000 - $110,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:626938

job description

Business Analyst

Overview

The Business Analyst acts on behalf of the business unit to identify and drive improvements in processes and systems.

Responsibilities

  • Proactively performs process and systems analysis, and makes recommendations for improvement that positively impact overall cost, efficiency, or quality.

  • Performs a variety of complex tasks, such as designing and documenting business process and systems logic.

  • Provides technical training, guidance, and resource support for end users and departmental staff.

  • Defines system requirements, priorities, and viable alternatives.

  • Coordinates the efforts of business and IT teams to locate, assess, install, test, and maintain computer software systems.

  • Drives systems analysis and design as part of the software development life cycle (SDLC).

  • Coordinates conversions and upgrades to vendor systems.

  • Performs as a project lead and directs other systems analysts or application developers.

  • Assists in developing user documentation and departmental policies and procedures.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required in a relevant field of study (determined by the assigned business unit).

  • Master's degree preferred.

  • 5+ years experience in systems analysis and/or software development life cycle required with project management or leadership responsibilities.

  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in planning, organizing, and performing systems analyst tasks.

  • Must have ability to communicate and organize projects frequently under deadline pressure.