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Business Analyst SME /Jackson, MS, 6+ months Contract

Company: Suncap Technology
Location: Jackson
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description PROJECT NAME OTSS project PROJECT DETAILS The Mississippi Department of Education has a current goal for every community to effectively use a World-Class Data System to improve student outcomes. This goal has an outcome to increase the availability of quality data to drive decisions that improve student outcomes. We are planning to satisfy this goal in part by modernizing our current student information system along with improving the quality of data in connected systems. This will include web-based application development, and creation of dashboards and reports that will improve access, accuracy and ease of use for all stakeholders.JOB DESCRIPTIONThis position will require a qualified Technical Business Analyst to take the lead in the following tasks: Ability to create and document detailed business requirements, perform analysis, outlining problems, opportunities and solutions for the stakeholders Author and update internal and external documentation, and formally initiate and deliver requirements and documentation A strong understanding of the documentation development process, the software development process, and product lifecycles Determine operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output and formats Improve systems by studying and documenting current state and business rules Ability to partner with other team members and stakeholder across multiple business units to develop necessary analysis and documentation in a collaborative way, communicating effectively and efficiently with executive teams Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience and business information to a technical audience Ability to successfully apply complex knowledge of fundamental concepts practices, and procedures of technical writing. Construct workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities; writing specification Translate stakeholder requests into formal requirements Deliver high-quality business requirement documentation for business manuals, new development, training manuals, user guide, and system guide REQUIRED DEGREE Bachelor's degreeMust be able to effectively communicate (verbal and written) requirements with stakeholders as well as development teamNo min.Must be able to collaborate with Project Manager, Architect, and developers to ensure business requirements are communicated, accepted, and meet expectations7Must be able to translate and simplify requirements from stakeholders into written requirement documents for development team. Documents include: Formal Business Requirements Document, Functional Design Document, Technical Design Document, Technical Use Cases, User stories, Business Cases, Requirements Traceability Matrix, Test cases. (samples of previous documents created highly preferred- submit with resume) 7Must be able to create diagrams, flowcharts, and workflows of business processes7Must be able to create diagrams, flowcharts, and workflows of data flow through system7Must be able to create and manage test cases for Quality Assurance.7Must be familiar with software and database development concepts7Technical Business Analyst work on a software development team7Must have experience developing technical documentation for enterprise software users, system administrators, and other technical audiences7Strong experience in requirements management and creating all documents listed above7Strong experience in mapping business processes into technical documentation7 REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE # YEARS Strong experience in acceptance testing7Ability to analyze business functions7Practical experience generating process documentation and reports7Strong working knowledge of relevant Microsoft applications, including Visio7Extensive experience with data visualization7Excellent communication with the ability to translate data into actionable insights7Scrum7Agile7 REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE # YEARS Three (3) references of submitted candidates required. Please provide the following information. Must submit with resume. First/last name of reference Title Company Name Job title of contractor while reporting to this supervisor/manager Telephone number Email Address (if available) No min. Preference given to candidates with the below skills/experience. Must also meet minimum requirements. MS Visio or similar productDatabase Entity DesignC#.NETPL/SQLOracleScrum / AgileSDLC

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