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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-07582
Location: Culver City, California
My client in the entertainment industry in Culver City, California, has a long-term opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst.

In this role the consultant will be expected to play multiple roles from Requirements Gathering, Process Analysis, Technology Solution Development, System Configuration and Small Project Management.
  1. BA Core Responsibilities
  • General
    • Leadership
      • Knowledge of approaches, tools, and techniques for gaining the cooperation and support of others.
    • Decision Making and Critical Thinking
      • Creatively applying knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, anticipating, and resolving organization, operations or process problems.
      • Ability to prioritize work based on business need and impact
    • Flexibility and Adaptability
      • Knowledge of successful approaches, tools and techniques for dealing with changes and adapting to a changing environment including the ability to manage multiple priorities.
    • Problem Solving
      • Ability to use knowledge, experience and creativity to solve daily challenges
    • Innovation
      • Knowledge of approaches, tools and techniques for promoting innovative, original thinking and applying it to existing and emerging situations.
    • Conflict Resolution
      • Facilitate solutions agreeable by multiple parties engaged in disagreement, dispute or debate
    • Communication
      • Ability to effectively transmit, receive and accurately interpret ideas, information and needs through the application of appropriate communication behaviors, tools and techniques.
  • Project Execution
  • Requirements, Documentation, and Design (functional, technical, interface, use cases)
    • Collect, review, analyze, manage, system and user requirements from business
    • Develop functional requirements & testing scenarios that can be used to develop internal design specifications for systems or services
    • Determine interface requirements
    • Document detailed functional & data business requirements, process flows, use cases, project plans & information needs
    • Analyze/understand business challenges
    • Map current business processes to the new system or service
  • Testing
    • Create test scenarios that match the functional specifications developed
    • Perform QA testing, coordinate UAT testing
    • Analyze test results and document defects to resolve with technical team
  • Project Delivery (Go-Live)
    • Develop cutover plan to implement in environment
    • Ensures business requirements meet those defined by the business
    • Hyper-care for business unit
  • Training (Users, Team Members, etc)
    • Ensure training needs are met for new or existing applications
  1. Skills/Knowledge
    • Technical
      • SDLC/ITIL
        • Understanding and execution of SDLC and ITIL processes.
        • Experience gathering requirements for business application development efforts, enhancements or projects
      • Primary and Related Technology (Software/Hardware)
        • Create process business flow diagrams (Visio)
        • Knowledge of basic accounting and GL principles
        • Understanding of File Transfer Interfaces and APIs
    • Financial
      • GL Knowledge
        • Basic understanding of chart of accounts classifications and usage
        • Basic understanding of standard billing flow
        • Basic understanding of profit/loss
  • Process
    • Management
      • Project management skills involving small to mid-size projects.
    • Issue Resolution
      • Issue tracking skills, documenting and communicating issues/defects to the appropriate level of detail for business users and technical teams.
    • Documentation
      • Strong documentation experience in creating detailed use case documents, functional documents, reporting and interface specifications.

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