Business Analyst in Smyrna, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Smyrna, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    4848007

Job Description


JOB DESCRIPTION:

for the development, testing and documentation of business functional requirements for various departments and groups within the company, assist in the implementation of various technology solutions, assist in projecting and tracking benefits of these solutions and function as a liaison between IS and various departments.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Maintain continuous contact with internal and/or external customers to remain current on their operating environment and business needs
  • Assist in the on-going gathering of requirements for each customer group
  • Assist in the development of business functional requirements for each customer group
  • Work with the corporate IS staff to best understand what role IT can serve in addressing these functional requirements
  • Assist the customers in quantifying the value of addressing the functional requirements, where IT is a primary component of the solution.
  • Assist in determining the best approach for tracking financial benefits associated with IT projects
  • Assist the corporate IS staff in selecting the right technology to match the functional requirements
  • Serve the role of liaison between the customer group and the corporate IS staff to facilitate an effective working partnership during the project
  • Assist in any business process reengineering efforts associated with the implementation of the project
  • Assist in the Testing/Quality Analysis of IT Projects and applications
  • Assist in the on-going Support of applications
  • Perform selective project management functions on IT projects, as appropriate
  • Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
  • A 4 year degree in a technical field or related studies.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience in analyzing business processes and implementing technical solutions
  • Knowledge of and aptitude for computers and computer systems
  • Exposure/experience to managing teams in an IT project environment
  • Experience with wholesale distribution or logistics industries is a plus

TECHNICAL CORE:
  • Experience with creating, maintaining and presenting documentation for test plans, requirements, scope and other project-related documents
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications required
  • Experience with relational database development process
  • Experience with multiple database products
  • Experience with creating and executing SQL queries
  • Experience with creating functional and technical flow diagrams and charts

LANGUAGE SKILLS:
  • Ability to communicate at ALL levels of an organization
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
  • Ability to document business processes and procedures
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
  • Ability to manage IT professionals within an IT project

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS:
  • Must be detail oriented and exceptional in organization techniques
  • Must be self-motivated, with ability to set and achieve goals, and set priorities of multiple tasks in order to meet deadlines
  • Must be able to coordinate activities of other employees

REASONING ABILITY:
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and make sound business process decisions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables