Business Analyst

Location: Sacramento, CA
Date Posted: 11-10-2018
Business Analyst
Sacramento, CA
6+ Months
Need locals
This candidate will be responsible for the oversight and task management for a dedicated functional area within the client requirements elicitation process. They will participate in Business Process Reengineering sessions with the focus on ensuring the process is sufficiently detailed in order to capture a complete set of requirements. This person should be able to take different AS IS functional processes and make recommendations on how to improve the TO BE process. This person will need to understand the complete SDLC in order to understand what is needed from each task in order to sufficiently document requirements and business rules that can ultimately be applied to software design, development and configuration. This person will need to distinguish between requirements, business rules, and processing tasks. They will be reporting into the Client Team Lead, and will work with a team of 7 consultants in varying roles, and SMEs and Analysts from the business functional areas. They will need to work with the Client team in order to ensure consistency to the established standards, and across functional areas.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to communicate to multiple levels within the project, from technical to management
  • Experience working with large cross functional teams
  • Capable of working independently on assignments
  • Able to compile work into reports and metrics
  • Hands on experience in writing requirements, requirements traceability, and use cases
  • Able to lead requirements and business rules SCRUM sessions
  • Expert at Process Modeling and Visio
  • Have a basic understanding of and some experience in developing Decision Trees
  • Practical experience with Lean 6 Sigma concepts and implementation including metrics selection and monitoring
  • Able to provide coaching and mentoring of client staff when required
  • Have a basic understanding of business architecture and be able to translate to technical architecture concepts
  • Working knowledge of business rules construction and processing
  • 3-5 years project management or direct project management support
  • 3-5 years requirements elicitation
  • 3-5 years business process reengineering
  • PMP a plus
  • CSM a plus
  • Lean Six Sigma a plus
916-646-2080 EXT 222
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