Our client is seeking a full-time Business Systems Analyst to join our Business Applications team in Beaverton, Oregon.
This role is instrumental in bringing exceptional technical solutions to solve critical business challenges. Starting with defining, analyzing and documenting requirements, this position is responsible for effectively communicating the needs of the business to the Engineering team.
Business Systems Analyst Contributions
Analyzes business needs, documents requirements and translates needs into functional, non-functional user stories and/or technical specifications.
Delivers requirements, performs analysis, and evaluates downstream business, systems, process, and/or organizational impacts.
Plans and assists with oversight of testing processes and activities including defect identification and resolution.
Analyzes charts and/or diagrams of the problem to be programmed and defines system requirements in terms of system capabilities.
Develops or assists in the development of work plans, time schedules, and project task items and schedules and assists with estimating resource needs for analysts, programmers, user personnel, consultants, equipment, and prepares routine project status reports.
Assists in the development of project cost and benefit estimates to establish project worth including the development of alternative considerations.
This will result in recommendations for the installation of new systems or equipment, or to change existing systems and equipment.
Advises the appropriate people on the implications of existing IT systems that can be applied to a problem.
Identifies risks and issues and seeks approval on complex matters.
Checks, instructs, assigns work, and otherwise functionally directs technical staff in order to achieve desired end-results on complex problems.
Provides subject matter expert and operational support to internal business partners.
Business Systems Analyst Qualifications
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from a 4-year college or university plus a minimum of 4+ years of experience in business analysis or application development.
5+ years experience developing requirements and performing system analysis.
5+ years of major systems implementation experience.
Knowledge of standard operating processes or direct experience working in/with Marketing, Sales and Support teams strongly desired.
Knowledge of software development processes, quality assurance, and quality control techniques.
Experience with Agile based projects with user story creation, project life cycle methodologies, metrics collection and analysis, and process development.
Experience with Customer Relationship Management (CRM), such as Salesforce, and middleware systems strongly desired.
Strong communications skills and collaborative work style a must.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.
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