Business Systems Analyst

  • Detroit, MI
  • Contract

Company Description

Qstride is a leading analytics solutions provider delivering integrated Business Intelligence and Mobile applications that enable companies to have greater analytical insight on their company performance to make better business decisions faster that affect the bottom line.

We deliver the most reliable, scalable, and powerful Business Intelligence technology platform for integrated reporting, analysis, and monitoring enabling companies to analyze data strategically stored across their enterprise in real time.

We also at Qstride take care of all your IT Staffing needs. Finding the job and placing the most qualified candidate in the right place for that job.

Make strides processing your data quickly with Qstride

Job Description

Business Systems Analyst
Location: Detroit Metro, MI
 
Employment Type: 6 Month + (PLUS) - CONTRACT with option to Hire
 
Employment Area: Information Technology

Position Description:
Qstride is looking for a Business Analyst who is data friendly or Has a data quality background.


Business Analyst Job Summary:
Work with the business owner(s) that include project stakeholders, business analysts and systems architects to translate business requirements into functional and technical requirements.


Responsibilities to Include:
  • ·         Serve as the functional expert on the specified application(s)
  • ·         Will be assigned a specific department(s) to work with and will act as the primary contact for the group and the development team as well as serve as a liason to that group throughout the phases of a given development project.
  • ·         Work with the business owner(s) to elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • ·         Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • ·          Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and contribute to the following artifacts as needed: (Requirements Documentation (Business Requirements, Functional Requirements, Technical Requirements), iii. Use Cases, User Experience, Screen and Interface designs).
  • ·         Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • ·         Drive and challenge business units on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans.
  • ·         Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • ·         Serve as a conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
  • ·         Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language.
  • ·         Collaborate with developers, architects, business analysts and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
  • ·         Be the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.

Qualifications

Education Requirements:
·         B.S or M.S. in Computer, business or related fields or equivalent work experience

Position Requirements:
·         Business Analyst who is data friendly or with  a data quality background. **MUST**
·         4+ years as a Business Systems Analyst.
·         Knowledge in Agile or Scrum preferred.
·         Background in Financial, insurance or Marketing industry is a Plus.(NON-Health Care Role)
·         Excellent knowledge of the Microsoft suite of software (Word, Excel, Visio) a must.
·         Good working knowledge of Adobe Fireworks or Photoshop preferred but not required.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.