Business Analyst - Advanced
Columbia , South Carolina
November 24, 2016
Specific duties include, but are not limited to: • Serves as a liaison between the business programs community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs. • Possesses expertise in the business unit(s) they support, as well as, an understanding of the IT organization's systems and capabilities. • Analyzes business partner's operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions. • Assists in the business process redesign and documentation as needed for new technology. • Translates high level business requirements into functional specifications for the IT organization and manages changes to such specifications. Educates the IT organization on the direction of the business. • Negotiates agreements and commitments by facilitating communication between business unit(s) and IT from initial requirements to final implementation. • Possesses an understanding of technological trends and uses this knowledge to bring solutions to business units supported to enhance the enterprise's competitive edge. • Requirements development execution, including the elicitation, analysis, specification and validation. • Documenting and analyzing agency business processes and recommending improvements. • Documenting and analyzing data requirements and relationships. • Participating in the requirements management processes, including change control, version control, tracking and status reporting, and traceability. • Providing requirements interpretation and guidance to technical and test teams. • Proactively identifying risks, issues, and action items leading to possible solutions. • Interacting with internal and external organizations (i.e. vendors, State and Federal government agencies, State providers and beneficiaries, and other stakeholders). • May make recommendations for buy versus build decision. • Research business rules, requirements, and models. • Maintain business rules, requirements, and models in a repository. • Other project-related duties. Contact Jacob Gates at your local Robert Half Technology office to express interest and provide your resume: 843-308-5685

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