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Business Analyst

  • Location: Woodland Hills, California, 91365
  • Salary: 61.63
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Come work for one of the largest insurance companies in the U.S. and help people and businesses become smarter and better prepared to protect the things that matter most to them.

Position: Business Analyst

Location: Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Performs impact analysis of application changes across various components, holding an end-to-end view of the system.
  • Defines project scope; Develops functional specifications; Prepares Preliminary Systems Design document.
  • Understands customers’ objectives, processes, and products in order to make educated recommendations.
  • Acts as liaison between Business and IT, as assigned Supports the Application Subject Matter Experts in development of estimates / validation of suppliers’ estimates.
  • Supports application testing, implementation, and training activities.
  • Performs quality review checks on project deliverables.
  • Supports users in building Business Case, including cost / benefit analysis, risk assessment, project scope, and development of a high level plan.
  • Drives day-to-day prioritization of work on capabilities, working with business.
  • Oversees Business Requirement gathering and analysis.
  • Supports Application SME in creating the Conceptual Design of system, where appropriate.
  • Provides expertise in project management and business analytics in support of IT systems.
  • Able to quickly understand customers’ business processes and products.
  • Authors business requirements based on stakeholder interviews and assessments of current stakeholder applications/processes.
  • Creates and manages project schedule in enterprise project tracking platform (Rally).
  • Performs quality review checks on project deliverables.
  • Validates suppliers estimates.
  • Specifies / recommends integration and parallel testing criteria.
  • Supports the implementation activities, troubleshooting system environmental issues, as required.
  • Acts as liaison between Business and IT, as assigned.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5 years of experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Experience in Stakeholder management.
  • Experience in Technical writing
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Experience in Requirements gathering/solicitation.

Even better if you have:

  • Project management (prior Project Manager experience highly preferred)
 

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!