Job Description :
Business System Analyst (10yr +)

Cedar Rapids IA

Long term 1 year

Duties, responsibilities and skills

Collaborate with internal business customers to identify the business goals and solicit business requirements

Meet with customers to solicit requirements
Go beyond taking requirements, work to understand their intent and the objective of what they’re trying to achieve
Create clear, concise documentation using good grammar that is easy to understand by the customer and the technical teams
Start soliciting requirements at a high level and through progressive refinement further detail out the requirements
Drive the requirements process to meet the timelines
Ensure there is sufficient detail and clarity in the requirements that estimates can be given, code can be designed and developed, and test cases can be developed and executed

This includes standard SDLC documentation as well as business-centric documentation to facilitate shared acceptance of business goal solutions

Strong BSA skills

This means gathering requirements with customers and documenting them
Very good in the documentation, good in defining things with proper grammar.
He should be able to capture the requirements properly and draft them.
Need to understand what customer intends to do in the proposed system and what is happening in the current system.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
The writing style needs to be concise, clear and unambiguous
Ability to get to the customers’ intent, not what they’re asking for
Experience with Use Cases and Agile User stories is prefered

Good SQL skills to interrogate data to understand the current systems data and how the data flows
Prefer finance experience


Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Business, Finance, or IT) or equivalent education/experience 
10 years of industry experience in business systems analysis
Agile experience

Working conditions

Normal office environment.

Able to work in a team environment