Job Description :
Business System Analyst
Albany, NY
24 Months

Job Description:

Manage multiple medium to large-scale business analysis projects or work assignments with distinct deliverables to a solution??
Develops and maintains user and technical documentation and project process documentation for Application or Project Teams
Understand the user’s view of applications and /or technology and are able to put procedures in a logical sequence.
Performs data analysis including, data access, data structures, data manipulation, databases, logical database design
Translates technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel. Develops and/or maintains, or oversees the work of others and validates the products delivered, the following types of documentation: system documentation; user manuals; computer operations and program maintenance manuals; plans for training, testing, quality assurance, and contingency operations; installation guides; backup, recovery and restart procedures; technical writing for proposals, presentations, standard operating procedures (SOP), policies and procedures as well as reports
Edits functional descriptions, system specifications, user manuals, special reports, or any other customer deliverables and documents
Use recognized business analysis methodologies to elicit requirements from stakeholders business users as the foundation for developing solutions to the organization’s business needs;
Develop systems requirements for future or to-be states of large business system projects using standard templates;
Manage one or more business analysis projects involving the use of a broad range of tools and techniques;
Analyze current or as-is states of business processes, functions and process models;
Communicate business process requirements to IT staff, program staff and stakeholders;
Develop test plans, scripts and data and test scenarios, coordinate testing and evaluate test results, manage all test assets;
Analyze the impact of changes to IT system requirements or business processes and evaluate project timelines and priorities;
Write system documentation and train users on new IT system process and functions, assist users in adoption of new/changed business process.
Develop Business Cases: gather and organize preliminary analysis of information about costs/benefits, advantages/disadvantages, and technical feasibility of designing and implementing business solutions.

SKILL MATRIX:
1. Minimum 84 months experience performing business, systems and data analysis for Mid-Large scale projects: developing requirements and specifications according to standard templates; performing process and data analysis; and test plans creation, management and execution. #of months 15
2. Minimum 48 months hands-on development of Business Case documents: gather, organize, analyze, and quantify data about customer needs and requirements, costs/benefits, advantages/disadvantages, technical feasibility of implementing new or changed business solutions, and comparisons of optional solutions. Translate into information that can be used to make decisions and support the selection process. #of months 10
3. Minimum 48 months hands-on data modeling for on-line transactional processing systems, data warehouse, and/or data transformation or transfer projects. #of months 10
4. Minimum 24 months experience working on Large-scale complex business process improvement/ re-engineering projects. #of months 10
5. Minimum 24 months performing Business Systems Analysis for New York State or Local Government entities by following the NYS Guidebook for Project Management and SDLC; or for implementing mandates or initiatives developed by NY State or Local Government entities. #of months 10
6. Minimum 24 months experience working on Large-scale complex Transportation or Transportation Infrastructure Systems. #of months 5
7. Minimum 24 months developing Requests For Proposals for IT solutions of complex business systems. #of months 5
8. Minimum 36 months leading or managing teams of 4 or more, or leading Business Analyst program development or improvement efforts. #of months 5
9. Bachelor’s Degree documented #of months 5
10. IIBA Professional Certification #of months 5