Technical Business Analyst - API Development in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/6/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/6/2021

Job Description

Our client, a major Educational Publishing Company, is seeking a technical BA who has extensive experience working with API Developers, and conceptually understands API Development.

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

  • Utilize strong written and verbal skills to produce high-level and detailed business requirements for developers, partners, and stakeholders.
  • Communicate complex technical procedures effectively; make integration concepts clear and concise to both technical and business staff.
  • Validate, justify, prioritize, and document business needs around integration solutions.
  • Demonstrate a detailed understanding of APIs, Web Services, and front-end user interfaces
  • Analyze and document technical recommendations providing customer feedback to the development teams.
  • Participate as a member of a cross-functional development team to deliver solutions and create and manage requests and enhancements.
  • Provide regular communication updates to stakeholders and Agile team Product Owners.
  • Perform troubleshooting, analysis, and problem solving as necessary to ensure reliable operations.

Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • Experience in writing detailed acceptance criteria/requirements for APIs, Web Services, and front-end user interfaces
  • Effective at collaborating with team members, other engineering teams, and business partners
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills 
  • Knowledge of Java/JavaScript, HTML (Accessibility)
  • Experience with relational databases (SQL) or NoSQL storage system
  • The ability to work with systems that involve both internal and external integrations with third party applications of varying technologies
  • Self-motivated and a genuine desire to learn new skills
  • Experience with Jira
Preferred:
  • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • Cucumber, BDD, and Gherkin
  • Knowledge of Google Docs/Slides/Sheets, Confluence, and LucidChart
  • Experience running scrum ceremonies, including standup, planning (quarterly / sprint), grooming, retrospective, sprint demo
  • Experience working in the digital education business domain

Job ID: 347764

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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