Business Systems Analyst - Contract - W2

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

 

Client is one of the country’s leading manufacturing companies world-wide.

Job Description

Business System Analyst

 

Los Angeles, CA

 

Duration: 6 Months

 

Ref# CW 60591

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Gathering Business Requirements

  • Collaborate with business partners to analyze and understand business problem/need
  • Leverage thorough understanding of the business process and related information systems to create current business process map (“as – is” process map) and future business process map (“to-be” process map)
  • Leverage thorough understanding of business process and system processes to make recommendations and propose technical/non-technical solutions to meet business requirements
  • Collaborate with business partners to define project vision and scope

 

Creating and Executing Test Scenarios

  • Liaison with the QA, downstream teams, Vendors, and business users to create and finalize test plan/scenarios
  • Facilitate meetings to ensure scenarios are complete
  • Execute testing cycles, document results, and create testing sign-off documentation.

Production and Operational Support

  • Review designs, test scenarios and results conducted and documented by outsourced service provider to ensure  business practices are represented
  • Ensure that proactive, adaptive, corrective and preventive changes conducted by outsourced service provider are functionally sound and consistent with business needs
  • Ensure cross-team impacts and dependencies of production activities have been addressed by outsourced service provider
  • Assist team lead/functional manager in outsourced service provider oversight, SLA tracking, and Scorecard reporting
  • Provide subject matter expertise to support provider as needed.  Ensure that business practices are represented in support scripts and incident management activates. 
  • Proactively identify and suggest improvement areas for Operational Support.
  • Support internal/external audit requests

 

Deliver End User Demos and Facilitate Training

  • Provide system demos to end users
  • Provide training and guidance to new department team members to facilitate knowledge sharing and cross training
  • Help Coordinate and facilitate End user Training sessions

 

Requirements:

  • 4 - 6 years relevant BSA work experience preferred
  • Understanding of financial services operations, knowledge of  internal operations and systems a plus
  • Strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycle
  • Knowledge and understanding of Industry Standard/Best Practices Requirements Gathering Methodologies
  • Knowledge and understanding of Information Technology systems and software development
  • Strong understanding of testing methodology
  • Ability to understand technical architecture design of applications
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, etc)
  • Working knowledge of requirements management tools (Doors, etc.)

 

Proven skills in the following areas:

  • Negotiation
  • Analysis
  • Written and verbal communications
  • Problem Solving
  • Customer Service

 

  • Working independently as well as in project teams
  • 4 - 6 years relevant BSA work experience preferred
  • Understanding of financial services operations, knowledge of  internal operations and systems a plus
  • Project Management experience is a plus