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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-01836
Location: Hoboken, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 02/21/2018
Title: Business Analyst (Mid-level)
Duration: 1+ Year Contract
Location: Hoboken, NJ
Compensation: Competitive

Main Responsibilities
● Track and prioritize software feature requests (JIRA)
● Define the business case for specific feature requirements
● Research user needs and expectations for specific feature requirements
● Work closely with engineering leads to convert feature requirements into technical
solutions
● Write use cases; functional specifications; and test plans for specific feature
requirements (JIRA)
● Perform acceptance and ad-hoc functional testing of new features
● Collaborate with staff or freelance designers and team members to develop a
cohesive user interface for new features
● Conduct (or assist with) usability testing, user development conferences, and focus
groups
● Monitor and review the development of specific features including software
engineering, QA, and documentation (JIRA)
● Manage end-to-end Technology Project delivery lifecycle via Daily Scrums and
regular Project delivery meetings/reporting (Action Tracking and Smartsheet)
○ early business engagement to scope ideas and define the solution and project delivery organisation
○ requirements gathering
○ business change management & transition
○ technical solution design and development
○ test and acceptance
○ infrastructure delivery
○ technology and business implementation & optimisation
○ benefit realisation (benchmarking / tracking) to project objectives
● Drive the delivery of technology development including facilitating budget estimation, sprint planning, infrastructure and network delivery, QA and data migration, engineering release
● Facilitate estimation of project timeline and effort with Technology Engineering Lead and Business Leads (JIRA and Smartsheet)
● Actively challenge and refine estimates based on experience and domain knowledge; additionally seeks peers reviews with external (non-project related) resources to validate estimates & delivery approach
● Develop agile sprint methodology for delivery team (JIRA)
● Design issue tracking and resolution process
● Provide detailed inputs for status meetings, updates, etc. (Planview)

Additional
1. Work in Dev, PPE, and Prod environments to test.
2. Work in Dev, PPE, and Prod environments to troubleshoot.
3. Push builds from Dev to QA and PPE as necessary. (Jenkins)
4. Conduct UAT.
5. Write requirements. (JIRA)
6. Write acceptance criteria. (JIRA)
7. Build basic wireframes.