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Business Analyst / Contract to Hire
Ref No.: 17-03015
Location: Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
NTT DATA, Inc., a top 10 global IT services company, has an immediate need for a Business Analyst in Pleasant Prairie, WI.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Serve as key liaison to other departments that have specific business functions.
  • Collaborate with departments to identify, document and communicate business needs and provide IT solutions.
  • Plan, elicit, capture, analyze and validate business, functional and technical requirements.
  • Facilitate requirements elicitation sessions and walkthroughs with business and IT resources.
  • Perform current state analysis of existing business systems, applications and functions.
  • Produce timely and high quality requirements-related work products, including requirement specifications, process flows, mock-ups and wireframes.
  • Answer questions and clarify requirements for projects and enhancements during the estimation process.
  • Plan, facilitate and execute system / functional testing and UAT for projects and enhancements.
  • Become deeply immersed and knowledgeable about core business functions, processes and workflows associated with assigned business areas and projects.
  • Understand the relationships, dependencies and impact of neighboring business functions.
  • Understand core systems, applications and technical platforms.
  • Document, analyze and assess current business processes and underlying systems / applications.
  • Evolve into a subject-matter expert who can easily liaise between IT and other departments.
  • Collaborate with other departments and IT to develop business cases associated with new project requests.
  • Coordinate tactical-related business requests for IT development enhancements.
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related technical discipline.
  • 4+ years experience as a business analyst.
  • 8+ years of overall IT experience with significant experience in software development.
  • Extensive experience planning, facilitating, eliciting, documenting and managing business, functional and technical requirements.
  • Expertise in modeling / mapping as-is and to-be business processes.
  • Experience with both traditional Waterfall SDLC and Agile / Lean methodologies.
  • Experienced in test planning, test case development and execution.
  • Working knowledge of a variety of technologies and platforms, including legacy midrange, client / server and web services.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, Office and Visio.
  • Ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints.
  • Ability to effectively interface with staff at all levels.
  • Exceptional communication, teamwork and influencing skills that foster a collaborative and continuous-improvement environment.
  • Excellent facilitation and organizational skills.
  • Strong critical / analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • High energy level, adaptive and a strong team player with a good work ethic.
  • Understanding of core business processes, such as order to cash, prospect to customer and procure to pay a plus.
  • Experience with the Atlassian JIRA and Confluence, Microsoft TFS and Rationale Quality Manager (RQM) a plus.

NTT DATA is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 100,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We're part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdata.com/americas to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.