Our Regional Application Development group (RAD US) is looking for a Lead Business Systems Analyst to join the image and workflow team. Works with Lines of Business & BA to transition Business Requirements into solution designs. Works with the development organization to ensure solution design is coded & tested (1st level of integration testing). Manage user expectations, changes to requirements and project scope, leading in an AGILE & DevOps Methodology environment.
Responsible for developing functional requirements and functional design documentation, supports testing and training.
Act as a primary liaison between business users/BAs and IT project team
Elicit, document and manage functional/ technical requirements and rules; facilitate functional requirements walkthroughs and respond to test team ambiguity review questions.
Design use cases, functional specifications, reports screen prototypes; review test cases
Work closely with project managers, developers, the test team, business users/BAs and may interact with architects.
Contribute to user guides, reference manuals, training materials and code release artifacts as appropriate.
Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
Bachelor’s Degree required with major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field strongly preferred
5+ years of business systems analysis experience or comparable business experience
Experience in SDLC with exposure to Java / J2EE or .NET environments preferred
Background querying relational databases such as MS SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle or DB2
Leadership skills to include partnership creation, motivating people, growing talent, customer focus and driving results
Experience with data modeling, Blueprint and/or UML diagrams
A working understanding of ECM / Enterprise Content Management Space
Experience in the Insurance Industry
Experience working with offshore teams an advantage
Configuration based software packages
MetLife, Inc. is the holding corporation for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, better known as MetLife, and its affiliates. MetLife is among the largest global providers of insurance, annuities, and employee benefit programs, with 90 million customers in over 60 countries.