IT Business Analyst

Post Date

Feb 01, 2024

Location

Livonia,
Michigan

ZIP/Postal Code

48152
US
Jun 14, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract,Perm Possible

Category

Business Analyst (BA)

Req #

MIC-679337

Pay Rate

$39 - $59 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

SCREENING QUESTIONS

- Give an example of a time where you've been in a new environment, and in a domain that you were unfamiliar with.

What did you do to become the domain expert?

- Give an example of a time where you were faced with a problem professionally.

How did you respond in the face of that problem?

- How have you used Jira?

What features have you used within Jira?



Day to Day:

Insight Global is looking for a Business Analyst to join the team of one of their mid-level clients in the Insurance industry located in Livonia, MI. This person will be facilitating the business application development process between IT and the internal business partners, gathering requirements necessary to meet corporate goals. The primary focus of this role will be on small to medium projects and providing support other Business Analysts on larger projects.

This position is hybrid- 2 days a week on-site in Livonia, MI. This candidate needs to have a well-rounded skillset, must be a go getter, and has a great personality.

· Specific Responsibilities:

o Lead Business and Project teams in Story Mapping Sessions

o Create Persona's that bring focus and direction to the creation of story cards and other project artifacts.

o Work closely with Product Owner on business strategies and project priorities.

o Document requirements in story cards and organize story cards in backlog.

Balance the right amount of business and technical analysis necessary for the team to be successful in planning both the project and individual sprints.

Required Skills & Experience

Qualifications:

· Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related field

· 5+ years of experience as IT Business Analyst

Experience with complex projects/systems

· Strong background working within Agile methodologies

· Strong experience working with stakeholders, gathering requirements, etc.

· Strong experience with Microsoft products

Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio

· Strong expertise with Jira

Creating user stories, etc.

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Preferred:

· Background in the Insurance industry

· Background with SQL

Any hands on technical experience

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.