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Business Analyst

  • Location: Chicago, 60611
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

Our client has an excellent permanent opportunity at their corporate offices in Chicago for a Business Analyst on the Information Technology team.  Great culture, work life balance, and mission!! If you are a fit, apply today!

Title: Business Analyst 
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Hybrid: Onsite 3 days/week
Type: Permanent
Vaccination: Required


Requirement Review Sessions & Testing 

  • Participate in requirement review sessions to assist in the collection and consolidation of required information, data and business problems
  • Develop specifications for solutions that fulfill business requirements
  • Recognize and identify areas where existing procedures require re-engineering, recommend new procedures for development; assure that all products, requirements, and design deliverables adhere to design consistency, reusability, and maintainability standards
  • Define test approach and execute test requirements (plan, scenario, and desire outcomes)  

System Support to End-Users 

  • Partner with the designated team lead to assist end users
  • Participate in technology renewal activities to ensure long-term maintainability of systems and reduce risk of technology obsolescence

Resolve Break Fixes 

  • Assist the team lead in resolving break fixes; conduct root-cause analysis to determine problems
  • Recommend short- and long-term solutions

Reports & Other 

  • Report project status on a consistent schedule; present concerns, issues, and risks to project manager
  • Enhance professional and technical knowledge through formal and informal training sessions 


May include other responsibilities as assigned.



  1. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience is required.
  2. Minimum of 3+ years’ experience with information systems and technology connected to business applications and processes; demonstrated expertise evaluating new technology and how it can improve business processes.
  3. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in business systems requirements analysis and creation; use of case creation, workflow and data flow modeling, and software design in a client/server or web environment with object modeling tools preferred.
  4. A minimum of 3 years of experience with appropriate database applications.
  5. Demonstrated experience documenting business systems problems and providing recommendations; demonstrated ability to research industry trends, business products, performance analysis, and feasibility.
  6. Polished communication skills, both written and verbal; demonstrated ability to conceptualize issues and synthesize a response to be presented publicly with an effective, persuasive presentation.
  7. Ability to work well with people from many different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience.
  8. Ability to work long hours and travel to attend educational events, and to meet with vendors and high-level business leaders.

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

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