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As part of the IT - Master Data Management (MDM) team, this role serves as a liaison between the Business and IT to provide solution to their business needs; Understands customers’ objectives, processes, and products as well as the business systems capabilities; Supports users in building business case, including cost/benefit analysis, risk assessment, and project scope; Performs impact analysis and supports development of effort/cost estimates; Develops and documents functional specifications; Supports application testing, implementation, and training activities
Essential Job Functions
- Performs impact analysis of application changes across various components, holding an end-to-end view of the system
- Defines project scope; Develops functional specifications; Prepares Preliminary Systems Design document
- Understands customers’ objectives, processes, and products in order to make educated recommendations
- Acts as liaison between Business and IT, as assigned Supports the Application Subject Matter Experts in development of estimates / validation of suppliers’ estimates
- Supports application testing, implementation, and training activities
- Performs quality review checks on project deliverables
- Supports users in building Business Case, including cost / benefit analysis, risk assessment, project scope, and development of a high level plan
- Drives day-to-day prioritization of work on capabilities, working with business
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum, and seeing.
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment.
Bachelors degree or equivalent
5+ years as a Business Analyst or related areas
Special Skill Requirement
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
- Data experience related to MDM and/or data warehouse/business intelligence is highly preferred.
- Working knowledge of IBM/MDM and/or Informatica/ETL is highly preferred.
- May require occasional traveling.
- Excellent written and oral skills in local language.
- Able to take part in meetings and discussions and give information about own area of expertise, able to compose memos, simple letters and short texts.