NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Business Analyst to join our team in Austin, TX. Candidates local to Austin, TX are strongly preferred.
The individual will be responsible for the following:
Eliciting requirements using tasks such as: facilitated workshops with business subject matter experts, interviews, document analysis, prototyping, and interface analysis
Specifying and analyzing business goals/requirements, functional requirements, system interface requirements, reporting requirements, data requirements, non-functional
Facilitates meetings with the business subject matter experts or end users to formulate business strategies and requirements and translate client needs into actionable system requirements.
Coordinates, conducts, and documents requirements gathering sessions with end users, project stakeholders and development team(s)
Critically evaluates information gathered from multiple sources, reconciles conflicts, decomposes high-level information into details - abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguishes user requests from the underlying true needs
Develops high quality documentation including business requirements documents, use cases, software requirements specifications, report specifications, epics, user stories, screen and interface designs, conceptual page flows, business process models, user acceptance test plans, and training manuals / user guides
Identifies, plans and estimates level of effort for business analysis related tasks
Leading/hosting large, cross functional meetings to elicit requirements from subject matter experts and build consensus
Analyzing requirements from several functional areas to determine potential conflicts /other requirements that may exist in other areas.
Ability to participate in Quality Assurance and User Acceptance.
Performs functional testing as needed to ensure adherence to requirements Coordinates/executes the development of test cases. Successfully engages in multiple initiatives simultaneously
Minimum of 5 years work experience with business process analysis
Preferred (NEEDED) Skills:
Business analysis - requirements management and gathering - 5 years
Agile environment - 5 years
Creating and writing functional and non-functional user stories - 5 years
Mainframe is a plus
Experience and knowledge of Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)/Azure DevOps, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Understanding business process management and business requirements of the customers and translating them to specific software requirements
Exceptional communication, presentation, organization and time management skills
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Ability to participate in various phases of testing (Execution of Plan, Design, Strategy, Coordination, Development, Quality Assurance and Execution) Ability to participate in release and implementation processes
This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.
About NTT DATA Services
NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.
NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdataservices.com to learn more.
NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.