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Business Analyst

  • Location: Secaucus, 07094
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

Come work for this global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services to be a part of building a better working world for customers and communities.
 
Position: Business Analyst
Location: Secaucus, NJ 07094
Term: 3 months
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Consults with the business to understand the context of a project, identify the problem, current and desired future state, objectives, business needs and impacted user group.
  • Confirms the requirements are specified in a manner suitable for the intended audience and are understandable, unambiguous and capable of being implemented and tested.
  • Define how the requirements development will be conducted and can explain to others on the project team. (i.e., elicitation, analysis, specification and validation)
  • Develops business, user and non-functional system level requirements in the form of Use Cases, UML and other similar structured requirements documentation.
  • Develops requirements Specifications in the form of gap analysis of requirements to COTS products.
  • Develops requirements in the form of configuration requirements for COTS products.
  • Experience in working as a BA in large & complex projects ($500K or more and 6 months or more in duration) which are broad in scope and dollar value, involving cross border team member.
Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:
  • Follow the project strategy to elicit and document requirements.
  • Follow the procedures on how the requirements will be managed (i.e., base lining requirements, requirements change control and requirements traceability) Select the appropriate analysis and specification models.
  • Be aware of emerging technologies both within the company and externally.
  • Assess change requests related to requirements to assess impact on the project.
  • Take accountability for quality of requirements impacting project.
  • Advises leadership of potential issues which could impact other project deliverables.
Supervision Responsibilities:
  • Individual contributor, no supervision responsibilities.
  • Expected to act independently to oversee project requirements related to schedule, budget and scope.
  • Makes recommendations to supervisor and to the project/program manager, which may influence the success of projects and team objectives.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
  • 4-6 years’ experience with Visio.
  • 4-6 years’ experience with Microsoft Word.
  • 4-6 years’ experience with Microsoft Excel.
  • 4-6 years’ experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • 4-6 years’ experience with Lotus Notes.
  • 1-3 years’ experience with Outlook.
  • 4-6 years’ experience in Requirements Management.
  • 4-6 years’ experience in Requirements Development.
  • 4-6 years’ experience in Process Modeling.
  • Strong Facilitation, Analytical Thinking, Communication and Conflict Management Skills.
  • Moderate to Strong Effective Listening, Leadership, Report Writing, Problem Solving, Relationship Management and Negotiation skills.
 
Even better if you have:
  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) or ISEB Business Analysis Diploma.
  • Experience of Infrastructure projects.
  • Experience with Apptio tool set.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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