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Senior Business Analyst

Providence, Rhode IslandContract
About the Job
As the Senior Business Analyst, you will use your technical background and strong writing skills to participate in technical discussions between end clients and the business lines to define needs in order to generate requirements based on prototypes and other sources. You will also mentor and guide junior Business Analysts.

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
  • Able to generate drafts of new requirements without extended oversight and with marginal interaction with the technical team. 
  • Evaluate business processes, anticipate requirements, uncover areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions. 
  • Able to create detailed technical requirements of software requirement, user stories/epics, and use case formats with a rapid turn around and short term lead up time. 
  • Familiarity with high performance multi-tenant transaction processing systems desired.
  • Experience in writing business requirements and functional specifications associated with formalized SDLC. 
  • Strong multi-tasking skills for multiple projects concurrently. 
  • Familiar with packaged application software and MS Office suite and MS Visio Daily Activities 
  • Work with business and technology team members to manage requirements and ensure seamless integration of business functionality and requirements throughout the SDLC across product releases.
  • Lead groups in analyzing, designing, and implementing business requirements. 
  • Provide rapid turnaround of new requirements artifacts. 
  • Staying up to date on the latest process and IT advancements to automate and modernize systems. 
  • Conduct meetings and produce presentations to share ideas and findings, effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management. 
  • Gather critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and producing useful reports. Documenting and communicating the results of your efforts.
  • Perform user acceptance testing.
Harvard Partners, LLP, Trusted Advisors to IT

Harvard Partners is a management consulting firm focused on helping companies more effectively leverage their IT investment. We engage with the C-Suite and Technology Team to help them better understand their IT infrastructure and process in order to align the technology strategy and organization to reach the firm’s strategic business goals.Some of our practices include:• Program/Project Management and "PMO as a Service"​• IT Assessments• Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery• Optimized Infrastructure• Concierge Managed Services• Data Center Strategy, Transformation, and Migration• Cloud Management Programs• Security Assessments and Remediation• Staffing, technical & tacticalWorking with the client’s staff, vendors, and consultants, we deliver supportive and collaborative engagements where direct dialog, simplified reporting, productive meetings, and clear responsibility and accountability encourage active participation resulting in consensus-based business outcomes.