Job Description :
Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Location: Richmond, VA
Client: Direct Client
Duration- 6+ months

Required Skills: Strong Business Analysis, Data, SQL, Agile/Scrum, Web based projects exp

Job Description: The ideal candidate will have traditional business-systems analysis (BSA) skills combined with data profiling and analysis (DA) skills and a keen interest in getting hands-on experience new/emerging technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Hadoop

Responsibilities:
Collaborate with Agile team in planning, developing, implementing, and supporting new or existing applications
Formulate and define system scope and objectives based on user needs and thorough understanding of business problems with varying levels of complexity
Partner with product owners, business partners, and end users to understand business processes and concepts
Solicit, analyze, and negotiate customer requirements under minimal guidance and direction
Provide technical guidance concerning business implications of application development projects
Identify and address cross-project dependencies and impacts
Identify risks/issues in a timely manner and appropriately mitigate/escalate
Educated on capabilities and constraints of technology platforms
Experience working both independently and collaboratively to solve problems and deliver high quality results in a fast-paced, unstructured environment
Experience participating in design, build and testing of system solutions
Experience in data modeling & lineage

In addition:
Passionate about technological trends in the market and leverage them in driving innovation
Understanding all pieces of the puzzle so you can see the big picture.
Assisting the team in finding refined solutions to complex challenges and helping the entire team meet its commitments

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or Bachelor''s Degree in MIS, or military experience
At least 2 years of experience in system analysis
At least 1 year of experience in Agile software development
At least 2 years of experience in software support
At least 2 years of experience in web-based applications
At least 3 years of experience in data analysis using SQL

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s Degree
3 years of experience in IT projects
3 years of experience in system analysis
3 years of experience in software support
3 years of experience with Financial Systems

Client : Confidential (Direct Client)