Responses must include: Detailed and Chronological Resume, List of 3 References,Sample Documentation: Sample Business Requirements Document created and maintained by candidate.
Our client, Madison Area Technical College is seeking a highly motivated and capable Business Analyst who will assist in gathering and defining the business requirements for the College and Financial Aid (FA) Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) project. This consultant will work within the Technology Services Project Management Office.
Duties And Responsibilities
This project will requires a BA to gather and define the business requirements. Looking for someone who is:
Experienced business analyst who has developed and reviewed requirements and understands constraints to deliver optimal value
Skilled at communication, negotiation, and facilitation with business, technology and vendor stakeholder
Familiar with the Business Analysis Book of Knowledge (BABOK) practices and concepts
These initiatives require a candidate to operate independently, think critically and provide leadership, quality assurance, alignment to vision/mission and follow-through on solutions to completion.
The ideal candidate can work effectively with demanding end-users, solicit key requirements (must-haves) and formulate feasible/cost-effective solutions to meet the needs.
Lead and participate in the development of the Business Requirements Document (BRD)
Balancing the requirements and what the owner defines as value to the overall project
Communicate and collaborate with stakeholders, subject matter experts, and technical experts in various settings including small groups, large groups, and focus groups
Review the Functional Requirement Specification (FRS) to ensure that the requirements meet the goal of the overall project
Ensure that project requirements are being managed, tracked, documented and updated in a timely manner
Identify gaps between business needs and system functionality
Research and perform analysis to provide recommendations around technical and business challenges
Participate in the development of user acceptance test plans and participate in the user acceptance testing
Create and maintain documentation as appropriate for requirements, workflows and processes
Manage, foster and develop team relationships
Be a collaborative and transparent team member
5-10 years experience in Busines Analyst related work
Demonstrable skills in business requirements gathering for assisting in gathering and defining the business requirements for the College and Financial Aid (FA) Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) project.
Skilled at gathering and documenting business needs and requirements
Excellent Documentation, communication and facilitation skills
Ability to work in a complex and matrixed environment
Experience in Documenting user test cases and participating in user acceptance testing
Excellent Conceptual, problem solving, and analytical skills
Ability to work independently or as a member of a team on complex tasks
Demonstrated competency in documenting solutions for both technical and functional audiences
Familiarity with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions (PSCS)
Understanding of College and Financial Aid SAP calculations