Business Analyst

Employer
CGI
Location
Owings Mills, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Analyst, Business
Hours
Full Time
Business Analyst Position Description General responsibilities:* Support an agile development project by working with stakeholders to elicit, analyze, communicate, and validate requirements and business processes* Support backlog grooming and feature elaboration by understanding the business needs and acceptance criteria for each item in the product backlog to ensure team success for current and future sprint efforts* Participate in activities to support sprint teams, including creating and reviewing user stories, acceptance criteria, tests and scenarios, and other documents to support requirements and development* Learn and use requirements & automation tools like FitNesse and DbFit for acceptance criteria and testing* Participate in support activities for IV&V, Tier3 and environment maintenance* Work individually and with cross-functional, self-organizing agile team(s) in a dynamic environment to support the software development process* Work individually and with teams at all levels of an organization to obtain knowledge that facilitates problem resolution* Support requirements management processes using the appropriate tools. * Assure work products comply with established deliverable guidelines including format and content by participating in the requirement and test case peer review process* Maintain confidentially of information as specified by Edaptive Information Security Department* All other duties as assigned or directed Your future duties and responsibilities Mandatory skills:* Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing* Ability to work well independently or in a team environment* Ability to establish and maintain effective professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite* Ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple tasks in a fast-paced environmentPreferred skills:* Leadership experience* Experience with data or financial analysis* Experience with speaking in public Required qualifications to be successful in this role * Degree: Bachelors or Associates* Field of Study: No specific field of study. o Definitely will consider candidates with liberal arts background (English, Poli Sci, History, etc) as well as those with a more technical focus.* 5 years experience At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please.All CGI offers of employment in the US are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information. Skills Reference 532477 Company Description: At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com. This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.