Job Description :
Title – Sr. Business Analyst
Location: Lenexa, KS
Position Type – 1 contract position – on site (no remote work)
Length – 9+ Months
Interview – Face to Face

Job Descriptions:
This is a strictly temp position. No planned overtime, travel, on call, weekend work or off hours work. No remote workers, the resource has to be on site everyday. Interviews will be in person. The requisition is for eliciting detailed requirements and create user stories for enhancing ExamOne Portal to allow migration of EV3G users to portal.

The Business Analyst II acts as a facilitator and a liaison between Business and IT for all aspects of business and products changes. This position requires a broad understanding of business, technology, and requirements gathering/documenting concepts. The Business Analyst II collaborates with the Product Management, Solution Architects, Business Partners, Application Development, and Software Quality Assurance Teams throughout the project execution process to drive the creation of business requirements documentation, contribute subject matter expertise, and support user acceptance testing.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Collaborates with the Product Management, Solution Architects, Business Partners, Application Development, and Software Quality Assurance Teams to understand scope, solutions, constraints, and risks
Communicate identified risks and collaborate in developing mitigation strategies
Ensure timely escalation of project related risks/issues to the project team
Elicits requirements using a variety of methods including interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, user stories, use cases, scenarios, and business workflow analysis.
Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details and abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding to discern user needs and key requirements.
Proactively communicate and collaborate with internal customers to analyze information and business workflow to deliver functional requirements and user interface designs
Challenge business units on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans
Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow
Act as the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams
Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language

Accountabilities:
Prepare and manage deliverables including but not limited to:
- Gap Analysis of the current and future business process models as Workflow diagrams/Visual presentations
- Detailed Business Requirements/business rules (BRD), Use Cases, or User Stories
- Functional specification document or Agile user story documents
- Requirements Traceability Matrix
- Peer Reviews
Provide input into the UAT test plan including test scenarios
Works closely with product business owners/labs to facilitate effective UAT execution
Provide input into training documentation and support end user training for testers, business partners
Provide BA support throughout the life cycle of the project including milestone metrics
Collaborate with the Development and QA Teams to assess and triage defects

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
3-5 years of IT Business Analysis experience
Working knowledge of SDLC phases and methodologies (traditional waterfall and agile)
Demonstrates strong analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrates strong communication, customer service, and negotiation skills
Demonstrates strong presentation and facilitation skills with a cross functional business audience
Ability to communicate technical issues in a non-technical manner to a diverse audience