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IT Business Analyst

  • Location: Atlanta, 30329
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

Position: IT Business Analyst
Location: Atlanta, GA 30329
Term: 6 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Analyzes complex business problems and processes and recommends efficiencies using automated solutions or process reengineering.
  • Provides technical expertise to business units (Finance, Telecom, Infrastructure, etc.) in identifying, evaluating, and developing system(s) solutions that are cost-effective and meet business unit(s) requirements.
  • Performs business analysis utilizing current best practices as recommended by the International Institute of Business Analysis Knowledge Areas.  (i.e. Business Analysis Planning & Monitoring; Elicitation & Collaboration, Requirements Life Cycle Management; Strategy Analysis; Requirements Analysis and Design, Solution Evaluation & Recommendation).
  • Performs research based on accepted research techniques incorporating information from (but not limited to) industry accepted professional organizations, relevant vendors, and acceptable market research firms such as Gartner, etc.
  • Prepare for and present presentations to stakeholders, project teams, and relevant review committees as required.
  • Writes, retains, and maintains system requirements and design documentation.
  • Creates detailed project documents, workflows, test scripts, and diagrams to provide clearly defined project deliverables.
  • Creates user documentation to increase users' understanding of the final product and/or process re-engineering.
  • Edits content to ensure compliance with the organizations' style guidelines and branding consistency.
  • Assists in organizing and maintaining the project’s SharePoint site and other document repositories.
  • Communicates and documents updates for users.
  • Assist assigned Project Managers with project planning and execution as necessary.
  • Create, review, and propose solution architectural diagrams.
  • Research, document, and present project-related business unit processes\workflows utilizing the appropriate tools and processes.
  • Lead, work as a team, member and collaborate on cross-functional teams.
  • Monitors identify, and reports information security risks to protect the enterprise’s IT assets (e.g., intellectual property, regulated data, etc.).
  • Partners with the IT Security team in the prevention, analysis, and mitigation of IT security-related items.
  • Identifies and reports on compliance issues that require follow-up or investigation.
  • Tracks and fully documents all changes for functional and business specifications.
  • May be required to work with Developers (vendors), QA Testers, Project Managers, and business unit representatives to articulate, develop, test, and validate functions for applications or network platforms\architectures.
  • Work with business unit teams to develop high-level cost estimates and possible ROI estimates.
  • Manage multiple competing priorities through effective communication and coordination.
  • Works with Procurement, Project Managers, Legal, Business Unit Representatives to navigate the procurement process when required following organizational procurement procedures.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5 years’ experience and technical expertise to business units (Finance, Telecom, Infrastructure, etc.) in identifying, evaluating, and developing IT system(s).
  • 5 years’ of experience creating detailed project documents, workflows, test scripts, and diagrams to provide clearly defined project deliverables.
  • 5 years’ of experience analyzing of complex business problems and processes and recommending efficiencies using automated solutions or process reengineering.

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

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