Business Analyst – remote

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Our client has a remote contract opportunity for a Business Analyst within the Digital Platform Group, who will play a key role by being responsible for gathering business requirements, analyzing workflow and business processes, and writing functional specifications, user stories, and test plans. The BA is a results‐oriented individual with a passion and capability for contributing to the development of world-class learning solutions, delivered on‐time and in‐scope. The BA is a self‐directed team member with demonstrated leadership potential to effectively work across multiple teams, products, and/or platforms.

 

If you have the passion and technical expertise to thrive in an innovative and agile environment, we want to learn more about you!

 

Responsibilities:

  • With digital products accounting for over 70% of revenue (and growing), you will set a vision and utilize your influence and collaboration to drive the evolution of the client’s digital content delivery and learning experiences.
  • Manage defect triage and resolution in partnership with business or support teams.
  • Collect user feedback and feature requests to support the product roadmap.
  • Document business requirements, release notes, workflows, processes, training materials, and technical alternatives for specific epics or feature sets.
  • Draft agile epics and user stories; maintain backlog with high-quality stories, acceptance criteria, and current priority.
  • Lead scrum ceremonies to ensure that there is clear understanding of the user stories to ensure accurate sizing and task breakdown to, maximizing team productivity.
  • Partner with product management, engineering, user experience, and QA to deliver roadmap commitments on-time, on-scope, on-quality.

 

Must Have for this role:

  • 2+ years of experience with Agile software development
  • Experience understanding wireframes, UX design, and use-case and flow diagrams
  • Able to manage defect triage and resolution in partnership with business or support teams.
  • Able to collect user feedback and feature requests to support the product roadmap.
  • Have the ability to document business requirements, release notes, workflows, processes, training materials, and technical alternatives for specific epics or feature sets.
  • Ability to draft agile epics and user stories; maintain backlog with high-quality stories, acceptance criteria, and current priority.
  • Need to be able to partner with product management, engineering, user experience, and QA to deliver roadmap commitments on-time, on-scope, on-quality
  • Demonstrated leadership potential to effectively work across multiple teams, time zones, and countries
  • Deadline‐conscious, results‐driven, and high‐performing in a high‐intensity environment
  • Acute attention to detail, the ability to analyze complex systems, and the ability to manage multiple priorities concurrently
  • Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal and organizational communication skills; must be able to communicate with technical teams and business stakeholders in a multi-cultural environment, as well as clearly document software for these audiences
  • Demonstrated people skills; must be able to collaborate effectively with diverse personalities and skill sets, and enjoy constructive conflict
  • Comfortable working in a fully remote environment
  • Able to articulate to write release notes and business requirements from user story
  • Independent
  • Outgoing
  • Multitasker
  • Flexible with flow of work will change from day to day
  • Presentation skills to provide demos
  • General learning tools for a BA

 

Bonus points for any of the below:

  • Scrum Master Certification
  • Product Owner Certification
  • Jira and Confluence experience
  • Education industry experience

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