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Data Engineer (Remote)

  • Location: Alpharetta, 30009
  • Salary: $76.08 - $86.94 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 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: Data Engineer (Remote)
Location: Alpharetta, GA 30009 - Remote
Term: 2 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Facilitates business process improvement via the methodical investigation, analysis, review, and documentation of all or part of a business in terms of business functions and processes. Manage the requirements development process through the elicitation, analysis, specification, and verification of multiple levels of requirements (business, stakeholder, solution) and support the ongoing management of the requirements.
  • Creates viable and consumable specifications including acceptance criteria in preparation for the construction and testing of IT solutions.
  • Building the foundation for the development effort by capturing the business context - problem, current state, desired future state, objectives, business needs, and impacted user groups.
  • Developing requirements (business, user, and software requirements, functional and non-functional) and establishing traceability to the business vision.
  • Managing the requirements through the program/project lifecycle by establishing and maintaining agreements between the customer and the project team.
  • Playing a critical communications role by interacting with users (business domain) and with developers and testing personnel (technical domain).
  • Ensuring the requirements are specified in a manner suitable for the intended audience and are understandable, unambiguous, and capable of being implemented and tested.
  • Ability to navigate the IT team and business sponsors through a level of ambiguity including business process change, building organization and structure to requirements to drive out and define detailed requirements in an efficient manner.
  • Working with the project manager and the business customer(s) to define requirements stakeholders, requirements conflict resolution procedures, and the requirements team structure.
  • Understanding the software development approach being used and defining how the requirements development will be conducted (i.e. elicitation, analysis, specification, and validation).
  • Proficient requirement meeting facilitator demonstrated experience in facilitating sessions (30+ people) using techniques to help define scope and requirements during the lifecycle.
  • Writing and reviewing business, user, and non-functional/system level requirements in the form of Use Cases, UML, and other similar structured requirements documentation.
  • Responsible for ensuring change control and change management procedures are followed within the program/project team as they relate to requirements.
  • Understanding the business case and program/project scope.
  • Ensuring that quality business analysis standards are met as prescribed by IT Services through the effective implementation or use of approved processes, methodologies, and deliverables.
  • Selecting the appropriate methods to elicit and document requirements.
  • Defining the procedures on how the requirements will be managed (i.e. baselining requirements, requirements change control, and requirements traceability).
  • Selecting the appropriate analysis and specification models and ensuring that requirements are of high quality.
  • Assessing change requests related to requirements to assess overall impact.
  • Determining fit for purpose requirements Knowledge and Skills Requirements Business analysis role with personal accountability for delivering and managing requirements to time and cost for projects typically more than $5m in value and 12 to 18 months in duration.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline; or equivalent work experience.
  • 10+ years in a corporate IT environment experience.
  • 7+ years experience in business analysis or related technical fields. (Application development, deployment/implementation, and infrastructure)
  • Work experience in the professional services industry.
  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
  • Familiarity with ITIL v2 or 3.

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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