Job Description :
Job Title: Business Analyst Work Location: Oakland, California Project duration: 6 months Job Description: Assist the business in building upon the project definition, description and vision documents, including scope, risk and identification of stakeholders. Plan, coordinate, and create written documentation that clearly describes the needs of the business, including Business Requirements, Business Use Cases, Process Models, Business Needs Analysis and Conceptual Documents. Plan, coordinate, and create Test Strategy and Test Plans. Responsible for gathering requirements, research and analysis of existing and proposed solutions in the development, modification, and enhancement of programs or systems. Engage in dependency analysis, functional design, work flow analysis, use case analysis, and date and process modeling. Understand the current and future business rules. Prepare and plans all aspects of the requirements discipline, including controlling and participating in estimating, feasibility analysis, meeting facilitation, management and executive reporting, change request management, issue tracking, process improvements and project planning. Skills: Education/Experience must include the following: 1. Compose, run, and analyze queries using SQL 2. Caliber or equivalent requirements repository 3. ClearQuest defect tracking 4. HP Quality Center 5. Process and data driven structured analysis techniques 6. Project development life cycle including Waterfall and Agile methodology 7. End user and backend system development using two or more of the following programming constructs: Oracle, SQL, Database, client server experience, Metavance application and dental claim processing