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Berean Group is seeking a Business Analyst

Location: Santa Monica, CA
Duration: Full-time
 
Note: US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.

Summary

The Business Analyst (BA) will be a key liaison with business users and technical teams and will be responsible for translating business requirements into technical requirements. The BA will act as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. They understand business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommend solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Be a quantitative leader in the Content organization, helping to inform new metrics which drive the business forward in ways that are consistent with client key strategies.
  • Support Operations, Finance, Accounting, Marketing, enterprise, eCommerce, etc. initiatives through analytical projects, providing strategic insights, and requirements documentation to the organization.
  • Identify opportunities to use data to improve business performance.
  • Provide technical and analytical advice to the developers.
  • Deliver clear written and oral communication with analysts, IT and internal customer teams.
  • Actively question and challenge customers to understand their requirements and design optimal solutions.
  • Negotiate customer priorities and workload with many internal customers and team members.
  • Interact with cross-functional teams to deliver projects within committed time frames.
  • Understand how various issues affect each other, impacts to other departments and the expected outcome of projects.
  • Improve upon existing approaches by seeking opportunities to creatively transform current practices into fresh alternative solutions.
  • Conduct training sessions to ensure end users are prepared for system deployments

Requirement

  • 8+ years as a Business Analyst on large, multi-team projects dealing with multiple, complex process areas and business groups.
  • BA/BS of equivalent and relevant work experience
  • Experience developing User Stories,  process flow diagrams, use case, current/future state diagrams, functional and technical requirements
  • Experience in an iterative software development environment (Agile Methodology strongly preferred).
  • Prior consulting experiences a plus.
  • Prior international experience a plus.
  • Must be experienced in both the IT and Business side of solution delivery.
  • Other Attributes:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • CSM certifications highly preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to interact with a broad range of technical and non-technical audiences. This includes the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills ? creative, practical, thorough Team player
  • Exercises sound judgment in communications and decision-making.
  • Takes direction well; can work independently in most situations
  • Consistently professional, reliable and objective
 
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