Reference # 18-01928 Title Information Technology - Business Analyst
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 02-01-2019 --- 30-06-2019
" Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field preferred; Master's degree preferred
" Minimum of 4 years' practical experience in technical business analysis required
" Minimum of 3 years' experience in scrum/agile environments; Scrum certification preferred
" Experience generating requirements from the client/business and documenting.
" Experience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and / or evaluation of business processes required
" Advanced level of proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems required (Excel, Access, PowerPoint) required
" Knowledge of current Microsoft .NET technologies including C#, VB.NET, ASP.Net, and SharePoint highly preferred
" Working knowledge of Microsoft Team Foundation Services 2013 preferred
" Working knowledge of relational databases and database structures is required
" Strong aspiration to learn new technologies
" Ability to communicate analysis findings such as trends and opportunities to clients/business users in writing and verbally required
" Demonstrated ability to use discretion, make sound decisions, and maintain confidentiality
" Proven strong relationship-building and communication skills with team members and business users.
" Ability to work with a minimal amount of direction while being pro-active in keeping their management informed of project related issues.
" Ability to respectfully question ideas and share a point of view with others in support of the business requirements and needs.
" Ability to effectively communicate with various levels of employees ranging from entry level to senior leadership.
" Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and shift priorities quickly.
" Experience working on an Agile/Scrum team preferred.
" Proven strong problem-solving skills, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis.
" Experience in the education industry preferred