Niche Technologists, Inc. is an IT staffing and consulting company delivering services since 1993 to clients throughout the U.S. The company has an impressive track record within the Business Intelligence community, and in placing professionals with other specialized IT skills. Hands-on managers at Niche have more than 40 years IT experience (25+ years IT recruiting), and extensive personal and career coaching experience.
Niche currently offers a full-time position in New York City with a long-time client for a Senior Business Analyst Business Intelligence. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The compensation is competitive and includes bonus, a comprehensive benefits plan, and relocation assistance to qualified and successful applicants. Note that visa sponsorships are not currently available.
This position is for a Business Analyst with extremely strong analytical skills reporting into the Business Intelligence organization. This role will be a business liaison between business departments and Business Intelligence, and also between other application development teams and BI. This role is expected to forge strong working relationships between business clients and technology groups in support of various applications. Duties include helping lead business process discussions, requirements, and functional design gathering (elicitation, documentation, and management); identifying disparate and overlapping current and future state workflows; and evaluating solutions that most effective meet business needs. Applicants must be flexible enough to grasp new business paradigms quickly, and should be an out-of-the-box thinker when necessary.
5+ years in a Business Analyst role gathering and documenting business requirements, and assessing their impact on the existing application landscape in a commercial business environment
Experience working for an IT organization / department
Intimate familiarity with the SDLC and application release management
Expertise with MS Word, Project, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
Experience working as a Business Intelligence Business Analyst is highly desirable
Excellent problem-solving skills, and experience interacting with all levels of technical and non-technical staff
SME in issue resolution
Experience defining project scope and technical specifications, facilitate the collection of technical, operational or business requirements, and set milestones to successful completion
A high level of business expertise, able to multi-task, be pro-active in project planning and requirements gathering, set and maintain multiple priorities, and communicate effectively with people regardless of their technical skill set
Become a SME on business processes and workflows, and existing reports
Facilitate meetings with clients to determine and prioritize their business requirements, and the impact of these requirements on existing applications and workflows
Elicit, organize, communicate, and track requirements throughout the SDLC
Work with the Business Intelligence team and application development team to translate business requirements into a viable solution
Develop test plans and facilitate system testing
Plan, schedule and manage all tasks related to business analysis and participate in change control management, and risk mitigation activities
As SME in issue resolution, assist with the identification and communication of high level technical constraints for the solution