Business Analyst - Remote

Job Summary: The Business Analyst will assist product owner with working with stakeholders across the company (both business and developers) to analyze and document business processes and gather requirements required for development to succeed. They will work with the Product Owner to evaluate project requests and create JIRA stories for approved projects. In addition, they develop and monitor data quality metrics and ensure business data and reporting needs are met.

Essential Functions:

  • Write User Stories and Acceptance Criteria Work with Product Owner, Scrum Master and the Development team throughout sprints
  • Understand the business team's interaction with and use of systems in development, production and throughout the business
  • Meet with business stakeholders and product owners to gather requirements
  • Participate in Sprint Grooming, Planning, Review, Retrospective meetings and Daily Stand-ups
  • Participate in Sprint demos to Product Owners and End Users
  • Maintain backlog of user stories
  • Analyze and report quality metrics
  • Communicate effectively and efficiently with business stakeholders and product owners
  • Demonstrate strong performance in the areas of collaboration, team work, reliability, productivity, and execution

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proven work experience as a Business Analyst or similar role
  • Demonstrable experience in understanding Business Requirements (defining project and business objectives), analyzing them and converting them into well written User Stories and Acceptance Criteria Experience while working with Developers and Stakeholders.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid planning, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Strong client-facing and teamwork skills
  • Superior presentation and negotiation skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks while working on multiple issues at once
  • Strong adaptability and capacity to work in fast-paced environments
  • In-depth understanding of organizational data flow and its use in management decision-making

 

Preferred Training and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of related education and work experience
  • Work in an agile team
  • Jira or Trello experience

To apply, forward resume and cover letter explaining why you would be the applicant for us to choose for the MedStudy Business Analyst role to dgrimes@medstudy.com