New Horizons Student Forum

A forum for all New Horizons Career Development Students. Study groups, Networking for Jobseekers, Job Postings, and Event Announcements.


    IT Business Analyst

    Share
    avatar
    Tiffany Tarpein
    Admin

    Posts : 112
    Join date : 2010-02-19
    Age : 44
    Location : Austin, TX

    IT Business Analyst

    Post  Tiffany Tarpein on Tue Feb 23, 2010 2:11 pm

    Description:
    Volt is seeking 2 Business Analysts to support improvement initiatives for the Global Operations & Supply Chain roadmap, ensuring it aligns with the core goals and strategic priorities of the company. The BA will interact directly with key stakeholders in the business and play an instrumental role in defining and managing business requirements. The BA will also work closely with the Solution Architect and Technical Architect to drive successful execution of IT projects while co-owning development and execution of test strategy with the QA Analyst. The position requires a broad range of skills and the ability to step in to different roles depending on the size and scope of an engagement. A systems implementation background and general consulting skills will be very helpful. 5+ years of experience with business requirements development and governance required; functional knowledge of supply chain and manufacturing very beneficial. Bachelors Degree or equivalent required. Responsibilities:
    - Provide research assistance and clarity of business demand specifications. Bridge gap between business and IT ensuring common understanding and IT/Business alignment. Coordinate the business subject matter experts' involvement in all aspects of the project
    - Review, analyze, and evaluate business systems and user needs. Document requirements, define scope and objectives, and formulate systems to parallel overall business strategies
    - Bring business acumen to the management of requirements (e.g. understand what company is trying to achieve)
    - Beyond just capturing business requirements, tie requirements to decisions that need to be made and to strategic objectives, or corporate KPI's
    - Build Use Cases around collected requirements and map into test scenarios. Transition requirements to test cases to provide traceability
    - Analyze the results of system and integrated testing in conjunction with the business to ensure all business requirements are met. Conduct unit and integration tests. Support conversion and production cutover efforts. Ensure proper user training is provided and support business users in timely issue resolution

    Volt Technical Resources offers an outstanding compensation package comprised of competitive salaries, comprehensive health benefits for qualified positions, as well as retirement benefits including a 401(k) program.


    Volt is a publicly-traded Fortune 1000 corporation with major operations worldwide.
    Volt has over 50 years of experience and is a leader in the staffing industry.
    Volt operates under the strictest code of business ethics.
    Volt is a Six Sigma company.
    Volt is also an EOE.

    Requirements:

    Firsthand experience in business requirements gathering.
    Strong analytical skills.
    Ability to build and evaluate business cases for operational improvements and understand how technology can be leveraged to accelerate operational improvements.
    Understands the larger, end to end business process that solutions fits into
    Willing to challenge requirements based on an understanding of prioritized objectives.
    Demonstrate expertise in a variety of IT concepts, practices, and procedures.
    May provide consultation on complex projects.
    A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. DESIRED SKILLS
    Experience working within a Supply Chain and/or manufacturing
    Experience in High-Tech industry Experience in leading/managing projects


    Type:
    CONTRACT

    Duration:
    365+ Days

    Payrate:
    DOE

    Contact:
    Volt Technical Resources
    12007 Research Blvd., Suite 103
    Austin, TX 78759
    Phone: 512/219-6070
    Fax: 512/219-6059
    Austin023999@volt.com

      Current date/time is Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:53 pm