Job Description :
Job Title: Business Analyst Location: Purchase NY Duration: Long Term Contract Mandatory Skills This Business Analyst will assist with the implementation of a new global Agriculture Insurance platform. 7+ years as an IT Business Analyst Experienced with both SCRUM and RUP methodologies and business analysis methodologies; working knowledge of business analysis documentation standards Hands-on experience writing user stories is required Proven track record of creating clear, concise deliverables that reflect a deep understanding of business needs and the out of the box software functionality Preferred /Desired Skills Fluency in Portuguese or Italian language is strongly preferred but not required. Experience working in insurance (one of major lines of business) or financial domains Job Description Taking ownership of all Country-specific requirements, Brazil, Portugal, Italy, US for the global insurance policy administration project, while leveraging at most the global functionality of the system Identify and translate business needs into clearly defined requirements for the insurance policy administration projects. Develop requirements documentation inclusive of user stories/ use cases, process flows, data flows and report mock-ups Plan, facilitate, and conduct requirements gathering sessions, meetings, and presentations; Build strong relationships within the business units and support functions to understand the business needs Collaborate with development and testing teams to provide subject matter expertise, ensure that out of the box functionality is leveraged and to assist in troubleshooting and resolving issues Ensure that proposed solutions are focused on improving efficiency and effectiveness of the business processes, and are consistent across products where possible Participate in the development and planning of the User Acceptance Testing activities, including test plans and scripts, based on requirements Facilitate UAT execution phase and work with business lead and project manager to obtain user acceptance test signoff