Kforce has a client in Tampa, FL that is seeking a Senior Business Analyst.
Under general direction, the Senior Business Analyst is responsible for complex systems process analysis, design, and simulation. Requires a high level understanding of organization's business systems and industry requirements. The Senior Business Analyst is responsible for preparing feasibility studies, business cases, decision packages, project scope, and requirements, and for validating the business case, project scope, and project deliverables.
The Senior Business Analyst will lead, mentor and coach all business analyst activities of team members on projects and initiatives
Establish -business intimacy- with Stakeholders and subject matter experts to ensure thorough understanding of how the business works
Work directly with and serve as a conduit between the Stakeholder community and the Information Technology teams
Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis
Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts and decompose high-level information into details
Proactively communicate and collaborate with Stakeholders and designated subject matter experts to analyze processes, gather requirements and deliver the needed artifacts (i.e., functional requirements, business requirements document, use cases, GUI, Screen and Interface designs)
Coordinate and execute change management activities, including communications, training, UAT, and other post validation testing, as needed
The Senior Business Analyst is responsible for the creation of the appropriate project artifacts to assist Executives with making decisions to invest in projects based on discovery, value, risk and findings
Bachelor's degree in Business related field or Information Systems and 8-11 years of related and documented progressive experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required
Business Analyst, Agile, or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
Experience with systems development methodologies, concepts and business processes required
Experience in Agile development environment, writing user stories and acceptance criteria, and testing preferred
Experience in the Staffing Industry and an advanced degree is a plus
Experience with Peoplesoft Financials 9.1 is a plus or other financial ERP systems
Minimal travel required, up to 5%
Kforce 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.