Job Description :
Sr. Business Analyst for Point of Sale application development team.
Plano, TX 75024
6+ months CTH

Experience
At least 6 years of business analysis experience in the IT industry
At least 2 years of past development experience
Excellent communication skills (both written and spoken)
Extensive experience in Visio and Excel
Demonstrated ability to translate the business needs into technical requirements and vice versa
Demonstrated experience working with both business and technical resources
Demonstrated experience in managing changes to scope and/or specifications
Demonstrated understanding of IT and its alignment with business processes
Demonstrated ability to create test scenarios based on business requirements.
Demonstrated ability to work in an Agile/Scrum delivery model working with multiple scrum teams
Experience with Use Case methodology; must be able to write functional, system and interface use cases.
Self-motivated, creative and strong sense of accountability
Minimum of bachelor degree (preferably in MIS, Computer Science, or Business Administration)
Some Retail experience is preferred

Expectations
Own multiple project related work efforts (business requirements, functional requirements, best practice, process definition etc along with other departmental tasks. Must be able to switch from one project to another seamlessly.
Facilitate business requirements gathering and definition in various formats including joint collaboration sessions with business and IT, targeted Q&A sessions with multiple Subject Mater Experts, and one-on-one user interviews
Translate high-level business requirements into functional specifications in addition to managing changes to the specifications.
Apply a broad knowledge of various business processes/functions, and technical expertise to accurately anticipate potential impacts
Serve as liaison with Quality Assurance to insure test and integration plans meet requirement objectives.
Analyze business partner operations to understand strengths / weaknesses and identify opportunities to improve processes and functions.
Follow rigorous SDLC and project management life cycle and best practices, comply with internal compliance related processes and adhere to change control and problem management procedures

The duration of this assignment may change based on project progress, needs, and other staffing initiatives. This role will work within a great team of software/quality engineers that operate at a very high pace. Travel is not required.