Information Technology Services is currently seeking two Business Analysts. The Business Analyst will effectively utilize technical/application analytical skills to research, design, development, and testing to successfully complete tasks in support of ITS projects. This person will utilize analytical skills to identify and solve problem situations.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Continually evaluates researches, develops, and maintains solutions using evolving methodologies to keep pace with new technologies.
Works effectively with technical and functional staff to accomplish project deliverables by sharing knowledge and ideas.
Prepare technical documentation, including interpretation of business requirements, business process flows, and code according to established standards.
Works under the direction and supervision of senior Business Analyst resources to develop expertise within the technical areas they are assigned.
Communicates information clearly, accurately and timely to team members. Puts forth the efforts necessary to complete project successfully.
Invests time and effort to continually learn and stay current on changing technology and application landscape.
Establishes positive, professional relationship with functional users and staff. Establishes proper communication channels with project and team personnel and respond appropriately to all concerns.
Understands and adheres to established project management policies and procedures, including meeting project work plans, status reports, and documentation.
Works effectively with others to accomplish project deliverables by sharing knowledge and ideas. Communicates information clearly, accurately and timely to project team members. Puts forth the efforts necessary to complete tasks successfully.
A bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A combination of two (2) years' experience in the following areas are required:
Application testing experience
Gathering business requirements
Experience in writing technical design/solution documents.
Overall IT experience
Excellent customer service and teamwork skills
Creative and analytical thinker with strong problem-solving skills
About WVU At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://careers.wvu.edu/.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Job Posting: Feb 13, 2019
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 164561
About West Virginia University
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