Business Process Analyst
- Los Angeles, CA
We seek talented individuals of diverse ethnicity, culture, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, physical ability, talents and perspectives to help us develop and market the next generation of life-enhancing technologies.
This position performs many roles and interacts with many different teams across one or several projects. They work hand-in-hand with business clients, project managers, designers, developers and testers and are engaged in every phase of the project lifecycle. Some of their duties include: scoping a system, requirements-gathering, producing functional documentation, managing client expectations and developer constraints, and ensuring system viability. This position communicates well with both business and technical staff, produces clear and comprehensive documentation and process diagrams, and is comfortable presenting to the client.
Gather and define business requirements. Analyze and map processes (current state/future state). Produce high quality documentation that includes but not limited to: Vision Documents, Functional and Non-functional Requirements Documents, Process Documents, Use Cases, Test Cases, Solution Options Analysis, Risk Documentation and Management. Communicate with various business units to gather requirements and resolve issues. Communicate with other project teams to identify interdependencies and resolve issues. Provide guidance to stakeholders on devising effective and efficient approaches to achieve project objectives. Create test case documentation and document defects using Quality Center. Analyze data and in some cases application code. Report status and issues to the Project Manager(s).
Ability to work independently, prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously while meeting deadlines. Strong organizational, quantitative and analytical skills. Excellent communication and persuasion skills with ability to present findings. Demonstrated commensurate work experience. Experience in performing requirements modeling using activity diagrams, sequence diagrams, state diagrams, data models, and use-cases; or a combination of these. Strong experience in analyzing, prioritizing, and managing software defects, and effectively working with developers in fixing and closing defects. Solid understanding and knowledge of custom application development
Exceptional Technical Writing Skills plus Excellent Verbal Communication Skills and Customer Facing communications. Modeling, diagramming, OO modeling, UM. High school diploma or equivalent. 1 – 3 years related experience.
We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. It is the policy of the Company not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, or status as a recently separated veteran, armed forces service medal veteran, disabled veteran or other veteran who served on active duty during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized or any other status protected by applicable law with respect to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment.