Business Analyst in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Looking for a contract Business Analyst for approximately 10 months to support the re-platforming of a legacy application used by multiple business units to support new sales and renewals. The re-platform takes an old application that runs as a Windows client based on PowerBuilder/EAServer with an IBM Informix database and moves to a web-based application, requiring a development team to review the current code and re-write it into a Java-based application that uses Oracle for a database.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Business Analyst:

  • Review BRD to ensure updated system will maintain all required functionality from the current system
  • Identify data requirements for testing; review test cases/scenarios; select the appropriate teams to perform testing
  • Coordinate with QA and development teams to successfully execute testing and defect resolution
  • Coordinate with business teams for UAT
  • Create training materials for the updated solution

Requirements of the Business Analyst:

  • Experience with software projects and documenting test cases
  • Basic understanding of technology infrastructure and architecture
  • Experience in a hybrid model with both on site and off site/off shore team members
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non technical audiences
  • Driven to take the initiative and propel tasks and deliverables to on-time completion
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with test case management system like HP Quality Center or JIRA is helpful

Keywords: Business Analyst, BRD, Business Requirements Documentation, Oracle, Java, IBM Informix, UAT, User Acceptance Testing, HP Quality Center, Jira

Job ID: 312792

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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