Business Analyst/ Scrum Master

Please send your resume to Krishna Kushwaha (kkushwaha@citi-us.com) and Roopa Guddimath (rguddimath@citi-us.com) by email. Please include the Job Title in the subject line of your email for the job position you are applying.

Job Type: 
Full-Time
Location: 
Falls Church, VA
Organization Unit: 
manageID
Date Opened: 
Wed, 03/06/2019
Start Date: 
Immediately

Job Title: Business Analyst / Scrum Master

 

Responsibilities:

  • The BA would work closely with customers to understand their business model, requirements and translate them into software requirement documents.
  • Should be able to understand client requirements, identify, define, document and communicate user and functional requirements for varied projects.
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Translate business requirement document to software requirement specifications according to standard templates
  • Interact with the technical team to ensure that the requirements are understood correctly.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal stakeholders to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed:
  • Functional requirements (Business Requirements Document)
  • Use Cases
  • GUI
  • Screen and Interface designs (Wireframes)
  • Verify quality of development output by engaging in Functional Review and Testing.
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Work independently with users to define concepts and with direction of project/ product managers, system architects and product owners.
  • Serve as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
  • Be the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.
  • Should be able to work with other BA Team members to complete a project from the requirement phase till the delivery phase, assuming different roles throughout the lifecycle of a project.

Requirements

  • Analytical skills, to critically evaluate the information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.
  • Facilitation skills, to lead requirements elicitation workshops.
  • Observational skills, to validate data obtained via other techniques and expose new areas for elicitation.
  • Writing skills, to communicate information effectively to customers, marketing, managers, and technical staff.
  • Organizational skills, to work with the vast array of information gathered during elicitation and analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information.
  • Interpersonal skills, to help negotiate priorities and to resolve conflicts among project stakeholders (such as customers, product/ project management, and engineering).
  • Modeling skills, to represent requirements information in graphical forms that augment textual representations in natural language, including using modeling languages already established in the development organization.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Fast learner and open to new ways of doing things.
  • Innovative in nature.
LOA: 
Permanent