Job Description :
IT Business analyst,

Saint Louis, MO 

3+ Months Contract

Phone + In-Person


Description:


Previous experience with Graphics Management and/or Formula Specification Management systems (e.g. DragonFly, ProductVision, Selerant, etc
Previous experience in Business Process Management (BPM)
Strong IT BA


Duties and Responsibilities:


Responsible for leading activities in planning, gathering, defining, analyzing, categorizing and documenting business, user and functional requirements for work process automation, continuous improvement programs, new functionality and enhancements to existing systems
Models current and future state of business systems and processes to identify and analyze gaps, redundancies and problem areas.  Advises project managers on feasibility of enhancements and recommends solutions and process automation improvements
Facilitates requirements gathering sessions.  Converts business requirements into appropriate system development lifecycle documents that meet corporate documentation standards and techniques
Creates requirements plan and provides estimation of work for requirements analysis and documentation, testing, quality assurance and other responsibilities assigned as a Business Analyst
Participates in or facilitates project meetings, feasibility studies, and prioritization of technology service requests and initiatives with business partners
Advises and supports business in preparation of procedural documentation based on systems
Identifies requirements risks, project risks and critical issues and conducts analysis to resolve or provide recommendation for resolution




Education and Experience Required:


Bachelors’ degree in Information Management, MIS, Computer Science, Business Administration, Graphic Communications, or related field
Previous experience with Graphics Management and/or Formula Specification Management systems (e.g. DragonFly, ProductVision, Selerant, etc
Previous experience in Business Process Management (BPM)
Previous experience in Application Integration frameworks
5+ years’ business analysis experience




Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills:


Previous experience with Microsoft Productivity Tools (e.g. Word, Excel, SharePoint, Visio)
Previous experience in Consumer Packaged Goods or Food Manufacturing environments