Job Description :
Title: Senior BA - F2F Interview
Location: Saint Paul, MN, United States
Length: Long term

Job Description:

* In person interview; reasonable expenses will be paid for the interview *

Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, business process models, independent business analysis, competitive product analysis, task and workflow analysis, and/or viewpoints.
Write requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language simply, clearly, unambiguously, and concisely. Represent requirements using alternative views, such as analysis models (diagrams), prototypes, or scenarios, where appropriate.
Decompose high-level business and user requirements into functional requirements specifying an appropriate level of detail suitable for use by those who must base their work on the requirements.
Identify business processes; define quality attributes, external interfaces, constraints, and other nonfunctional requirements.
Lead requirements analysis and verification, ensuring that requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, traceable, feasible, unambiguous, and verifiable, and that they conform to standards.
Participate in requirements prioritization and facilitate the negotiation of requirements amongst multiple stakeholders.
Analyze and document business requirements and required data to deliver work products throughout the project life cycle.
Translate business requirements to System/Functional specifications, and pass them on to Application Developers.
Coordinate Business Validation to verify that a set of end-to-end business processes function as intended.
Manage requirements traceability information and track requirements status throughout the project.
Manage changes to baselined requirements through effective application of change control processes and tools.
Work with the project manager in managing the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and ensuring it reflects the project’s scope.
Enter, update, maintain, and report progress related to individual work items entered into the Redmine work management system.
Facilitate the delivery team to ensure roadblocks are raised and addressed; progress is reported daily; and the team works collaboratively in delivering business value.
Assist the project manager and architect in iteration and sprint planning
Assist in project management when the project manager is not onsite or unavailable.

Required Skills

9 years BA
2 years as Senior BA
Two (2) engagements lasting more than 12 months in a Business Analyst role
Past experience in any project management activities
Experience with agile and/or iterative development
BS Degree in IT or related field

Desired Skills

BA certifications IIBA/CBAP