Reference # 18-01884 Title Salesforce Business Analyst w Data Mapping
Location Scottsdale, ARIZONA
Position Type Direct Placement
Experience Level Direct Placement
Start Date / End Date 06-08-2018 --- 30-11--0001
This position's primary responsibility will initially be Data Mapping on the SalesForce Project. You will be soliciting, gathering and documenting detailed business requirements from key business personnel and must be able to convert the requests into a workable solution to present to technology staff. They will work directly with internal and external clients, requiring good communication skills, as well as fundamental technical troubleshooting abilities. They will also need to manage user acceptance testing and coordinate testing environment schedules and setups for their respective projects. Their jobs will include working closely with and taking direction from Program & Project Managers to implement a solution throughout the company. At times, it may be required for this position to manage smaller projects, communicating and coordinating with various departments and staff to ensure successful delivery on target dates with proper adherence to company standards. Great benefits with Bonus. The ideal candidate will have Salesforce experience, specifically with Data Mapping

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Contribute business analysis and technical analysis to determine business impacts with the ultimate goals of completing a Business Requirements Document, including financial and process analysis
Participate in Scrum teams creating User Stories and wireframes to support software development. Validate application protocol interface business/validation rules and workflow for web services implementation.
Elicit and document quantitative business cases for product backlog using advanced Excel macros and formulas
Present business cases/user stories and wireframes to management and facilitate ROI discussions
Utilize Enterprise Architect (EA) v. 13 for all Business Documentation
Create and Maintain Business Requirements documentation and facilitate requirements review sessions
Contribute business analysis and technical analysis to determine business impacts with the ultimate goals of completing a Business Requirements Document, including financial and process analysis
Create process decompositions using Enterprise Architect for current and future states
Create detailed data flow diagrams, process decompositions, and ERD Diagrams for current and future states using Enterprise Architect and/or Visio
Create Logical ERD Diagrams and Data Flow Diagrams
Work with Database Architects to transform Logical ERDs into Physical ERDs
Work with IT Architects and Engineers to build contingency plans
Create RFIs and RFPs for Product Backlog
Facilitate workshops with both technical and business constituents to drive clarity of requirements via process mapping activities, JAD sessions and the like
Create detailed user stories and work with IT Architects and Engineers to decompose identified features into non-functional, system, and functional user stories
Manage small to mid-sized projects and/or co-manage mid-sized to large projects under the guidance of a Senior Project Manager or Program Manager
Determine project scope and execute scope management plans
Determine project risks and execute risk management plans
Track key project milestones and adjust project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers
Communicate project status, issues and risks within and outside of the project team
Responsible for keeping manager informed of any important aspects of a project in a timely manner
Support Quality Assurance in creating and executing test plans, documenting faults/errors, reporting test progress against requirements.

Other Duties and Responsibilities
Develop broad knowledge and understanding of business & technology areas
Develop broad knowledge and understanding of appropriate business tools
Any other duties that can be safely performed as requested by manager


Education and Experience
At least 5 years working knowledge as a Business Analyst
At least 2 years utilizing SaleForce
Data Mapping experience

Special Qualifications
- Must be able to understand complex requirements and design appropriate Business Architecture to meet them
- Time management skills, a diligent work ethic and strong interpersonal skills
- Strong oral and written communication skills with excellent listening skills
- Must be able to manage diverse projects with a clear understanding of how they relate to corporate objectives, requirements, and priorities
- Expert knowledge in Excel, PowerPoint and Visio is required
- Must be detail-oriented, extremely organized, and have exceptional writing and communicating skills
- Good presentation skills to all levels of leadership with proven expertise in managing meetings, presentations.
- Must be able to work with a diverse group of people at all levels of the organization, across multiple lines of business, and who possess varying degrees of technical competency
- Risk assessment, negotiation and problem resolution skills