Business Analyst in Madison, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Madison, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/18/2020

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst with our industry-leading client in Madison, NJ. You will work across technical functions and with other product teams to prioritize building, integrating and maintaining platforms that are essential to clients future growth.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with technical leads/product managers to groom the backlog
  • Provide guidance and insight for projects impacting the platforms
  • Work with product managers to define the vision and product roadmap
  • Be a part of a scrum software development team
  • Provide oversight and training to system power users

Requirements:

  • B.S./B.A. with 5 years of experience in building a product backlog for a software development team
  • Well versed in using Jira to manage a backlog and Confluence to document product and project information
  • Demonstrates agile and lean mindset to drive feature development incrementally
  • Strong technical background, either from academic, engineering, or hands-on product development experience
  • Proven experience in eliciting requirements, performing gap analyses, creating user stories, test cases, and wireframes
  • Experienced in analyzing data to draw business-relevant conclusions and in data visualization techniques and tools
  • Ability to document system design, create specifications, flow charts, and other related diagrams based on needs
  • Ability to lead by influencing others, without the need to project formal authority, especially in cross-functional and executive settings
  • Well versed in defining roadmaps and collaborating with teams that employ agile/scrum software development methodologies
  • Strong consensus and relationship-building skills
  • Ability to craft clear, compelling recommendations supported by strong analysis and business logic, and articulate them to the organization to gain support for recommendations
  • Experience in working with multiple vendors and offshore teams
  • Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle

Job ID: 346884

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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