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Business Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    New York, NY
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Job Description

We have a wonderful opportunity for a Business Analyst with our large financial services client in NYC.

Due to client requirement, applicant must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis.

Responsibilities of the Business Analyst:

  • Participate in requirements gathering sessions with business stakeholders and end users
  • Analyze user requirements for functions, reporting, and training
  • Develop a thorough understanding of system functionality
  • Translate business requirements into system changes and understand the larger business impact of said changes
  • Recommend and document solutions
  • Develop use cases and user stories
  • Work with QA team to ensure comprehensive testing

Requirements of the Business Analyst:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field
  • At least 4 years of relevant industry experience
  • At least 2 years of experience working on-site in in-person requirements gathering meetings with clients
  • Experience with the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience supporting applications/systems
  • Experience with user training
  • Experience in the financial services industry
  • Experience with UAT, use cases, and overall testing
  • Excellent organizational and task prioritization skills for timely delivery of projects
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Clear and effective communication and documentation skills

Keywords: Business Analyst, SDLC, Requirements Gathering, User Acceptance Testing, QA, Financial Services

Job ID: 316409

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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

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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