We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Business Analyst to join our software development team. As a Business Analyst, you will play a crucial role in understanding our client’s business needs and translating them into functional software requirements. You will work closely with stakeholders, project managers, developers, and QA engineers to ensure the successful delivery of software solutions.
- Gather and analyze business requirements: Collaborate with clients and stakeholders to understand their business objectives, processes, and challenges. Conduct interviews, workshops, and analysis of existing systems to gather requirements effectively.
- Translate requirements into functional specifications: Document and communicate business requirements to the development team in a clear and concise manner. Prepare detailed functional specifications, use cases, and user stories that serve as a blueprint for software development.
- Perform gap analysis: Identify gaps between existing systems and desired business processes. Propose innovative solutions and recommend process improvements to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.
- Conduct feasibility studies: Evaluate the technical and financial feasibility of proposed software solutions. Assess potential risks, constraints, and dependencies to assist in decision-making.
- Collaborate with the development team: Work closely with software developers, architects, and UI/UX designers to ensure that requirements are accurately understood and implemented. Provide clarifications and guidance throughout the development lifecycle.
- Support testing and quality assurance: Collaborate with QA engineers to define test cases and validate software functionality against business requirements. Participate in user acceptance testing and address any issues or defects that arise.
- Drive change management: Support the adoption of new systems or processes within the organization. Develop training materials, conduct user training sessions, and provide post-implementation support.
- Continuous improvement: Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies related to business analysis. Identify opportunities to enhance the software development process and contribute to the company’s overall growth.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or a related field (or equivalent experience)
- Proven work experience as a Business Analyst or similar role in a software development environment
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to break down complex business requirements into actionable tasks
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with stakeholders at all levels
- Experience in requirements elicitation, documentation, and validation using industry-standard methodologies and tools
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and establish effective working relationships with cross-functional teams
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines