Business Analyst

  • Location: Harrisburg, PA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32729

Business Analyst
 

  • This is a remote position. However, candidates will be required to report on site in Harrisburg, PA at the start and end of their contract to pick up/drop off equipment.

Job Description:

  • The position will function as a Business Analyst on an existing development team and is responsible for working with the customer as well as the development team under the direction of a team lead to ensure the system functions as desired. These responsibilities include testing, requirements gathering, documentation, and customer support.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience in working on a Scrum Team or similar Agile Development Team.
  • Experience with Automated Testing practices and software, such as Selenium.
  • Strong organization and writing skills.
  • Willing to assist with training, developing user guides or other Business Analyst activities when necessary
  • Experience creating user stories, tasks, and bugs in Azure DevOps Studio, or similar software.
  • Communicates clearly and works with users and client as necessary.
  • Experience participating in Facilitated Workshops for requirements analysis.
  • Experience testing or documenting requirements related to accessibility of a software application.
  • Knowledge of formal requirements gathering methodologies.
  • Experience developing Business Requirements – project initiation document, what the needed achievements will be, and the quality measures.
  • Experience developing Functional requirements – describe what the system, process, or product/service must do in order to fulfill the business requirements.
  • Experience developing User (stakeholder) requirements – are a very important part of the deliverables, the needs of the stakeholders will have to be correctly interpreted. This deliverable can also reflect how the product will be designed, developed, and define how test cases must be formulated.
  • Experience developing Quality-of-service (non-functional) requirements – re requirements that do not perform a specific function for the business requirement but are needed to support the functionality. For example: performance, scalability, quality of service (QoS), security and usability.
  • Familiarity with testing accessibility standards (WCAG 2.1) preferred.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with requirements gathering Required 4 Years
  • Experience supporting software in a Production Environment and handling customer-reported issues Required 4 Years
  • Experience developing Business Requirements documentation Required 4 Years
  • Experience conducting full system testing with overall functionality Required 4 Years
  • Experience working on a Scrum Team or in an Agile environment Highly desired
  • Prior Commonwealth experience Desired
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