Business Analyst position in Ann Arbor, MI – Citizens/GC/EAD/TN VISA

Business Analyst Position



Title: Business Analyst IT II

Pay : W2

Start Date: Immediately
Position Type: Contract – 9 Months

Location: Ann Arbor, MI


A BS or BA degree is required preferably in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. 3 years progressive experience performing as a Business Analyst or equivalent role such as project work from the perspective of Product Management, software engineering, QA, or technical writing on one or more projects is required. Excellent soft skills, including experience in positive relationship management, facilitation, diplomacy, and conflict resolution is required. Experience with requirement elicitation techniques and skills are required, specifically listening skills, strong interviewing skills, analytical skills, facilitation skills, observational skills, writing/documentation skills, Communication skills (both written and verbal), Organizational skills and modeling skills. Strong ability to manage both time and work load independently is required. Ability to work successfully as part of a dynamic, interdisciplinary team including writers, graphic designers, project managers, software engineers, database engineers and software quality assurance engineers is required. Experience with SDLC practices such as requirement management, change control management, requirement traceability, requirement prioritization, software development (application programming, database, and system design), software quality assurance testing, product launch are required. Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships. Proficiency with MS Office suite of products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio is required. Ability to provide fast turnaround for each deliverable in order to meet key project deadlines is required. An understanding of the components of running a fiscally successful project is required. Consistently demonstrated skills in working on high risk or troubled projects are required. Experience working within an Agile development team environment, Scrum experience preferred. Experience with test driven development methodology is preferred. Experience working with vendors as a component of project teams is preferred. Experience utilizing a structured project management methodology is preferred. Experience with SharePoint a plus. Experience with JIRA a plus. Experience with user interface design and human computer interaction standards preferred.