Business Analyst - CONTRACT
The MarCom team is seeking a proficient Business Analyst Consultant to asssit with a strategic project. You should be a dynamic individual who takes pride and ownership of their work and can thrive in a team environment.
This is a temporary, contract position
The responsibilities of the Business Analyst include:
- Working with the business team, define the business requirements, assuring the realization of business benefits and supporting the business process.
- Balance technology and business issues as well as communicate appropriately with experts.
- Conduct analysis of business issues and challenges.
- Identify organization's strengths and weaknesses and suggest areas of improvement.
- Document functional specifications, conversions, upgrades, interfaces, reports, forms, and workflow.
- Translate business requirements into appropriate Functional specifications.
- Act as liaison and participate in defining technology solutions to solve complex, multidisciplinary business problems with long-term implications.
- Recommend technology solutions to improve business decision-making with a focus on the core systems, technology strategies and standards.
- Facilitate group meetings such as workshops.
- Work with end-users to define and execute test scenarios and ensure appropriate end user training.
- Perform analysis of requests for system development / maintenance and figure out the most effective approach.
- Work with product management, clients and the user community to define business requirements as needed.
- Work with the product management, user community, various technical groups (on and off shore) and vendors in the development of functional and technical specifications.
- Working closely with the development team, develop project and program documentation and specifications including Functional and Technical Requirements documentation.
- Develop project plans, which will be used to track the progress of a project.
- Develop project target landmarks and completion dates and adhere to an agreed upon schedule.
- Assist in the design of test plans for new or modified programs to ensure their quality, efficiency, integrity and consistency to specifications.
- Participate in feasibility study, conceptual design and/or system presentation as required.
- Work with clients as needed and coordinate major development projects effectively define and control project tasks, personnel assignments and target dates for each task.
- Assist in the preparation for implementation and alignment to standards and procedures for application installs.
- You can maintain appropriate project documentation, timely communication of project statuses and are responsive to all production problems assigned.
You demonstrate experience in the following skills:
- Solid project management and organizational abilities
- Facilitation and issue resolution
- Negotiation skills and ability to work in a complex, matrix environment
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Presentation skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills and experience at dealing with clients/users and technology teams/vendors
- Understanding the significance of fiscal constraints
- Excellent understanding of system development life cycle and the concepts and practices required to implement effective information systems.
- Ability to work on multiple tasks at any one time while maintaining high quality standards
- Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills, specific to highly technical and customer focused service environment.
- MS Office and MS Project
- Familiarity with Agile and Waterfall methodology
- Familiarity with PMI methodology (PMP certification is not required).
Broadridge, a global fintech leader with over $7 billion in market capitalization, provides communications, technology, data and analytics solutions. We help drive business transformation for our clients with solutions for enriching client-engagement, navigating risk, optimizing efficiency and generating revenue growth.
Broadridge employs approximately 10,000 full-time associates globally with a significant presence in North America, Europe, and Asia. Please visit our website at www.broadridge.com to learn more.
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