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Business Analyst

Kforce Technology

This is a Full-time position in Armonk, NY posted February 17, 2021.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce’s Fortune 100 Client is looking for a Business Analyst with Treasury Domain Experience in Armonk, NY on a contract basis. Responsibilities:

  • Consult with business clients to determine system functional specifications and partner with multiple management teams and other units to meet organizational objectives
  • Evaluate new IT developments and evolving business requirements and recommend appropriate systems alternatives and/or enhancements to current systems by analyzing business processes, systems and industry standards
  • Provide in-depth and sophisticated analyses with interpretive thinking to define problems, develop innovative solutions and influence strategic functional decisions
  • Create high level statement of work and share with stakeholders to enable them to determine Level 0 estimates
  • Develop outline and detailed test plans and schedule
  • Work with product owner and tech stakeholders to create and groom user stories
  • Guide development and testing team during execution
  • Come up with creative solutioning especially when needed to mitigate scope and capacity risks
  • Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision
  • Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy
  • Guide development and testing team during execution

Job Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5 or more years of solid business/technical analysis and design experience
  • 5 or more years of experience with developing testing plans and strategies
  • Strong experience in Treasury domain software & installations / migrations
  • Proven ability to manage multiple activities and build/develop working relationships
  • Experience with all phases of Software Development Life Cycle and agile methodology
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of business analysis
  • Good working knowledge of JIRA
  • Ability to work cross-LOB and collaborate with various stakeholders effectively
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines and approach work methodically with attention to detail

Skills:

  • Superb communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to work independently, yet escalate at the right time
  • Self-motivated with an enthusiastic and proactive approach
  • Ability to negotiate and find conflict resolution
  • Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
  • A drive for constant improvement, questioning and challenging status quo
  • Ability to work in a globally distributed team

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.