Job id : TX-52980000008070 (910090724)
Data Analyst with data analytics/ lake/ warehousing, MS Visio, PMLC, SharePoint, Agile and public-sector Experience
Location : Austin TX (HHSC)
Duration : 1 Months (most likely be extended into FY19)
II. WORKER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
8 Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with experience as a business analyst for a software development, data analytics, performance management system, or data warehousing project.
7 Hands-on experience in business/systems analysis in the technology industry, including developing requirements documents, use cases, and specifications.
6 Strong technical writing skills, including proficiency with modeling and mapping tools (e.g., Visio), the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and MS Project.
5 Experience creating As-Is business process flows and visualizing, diagramming and explaining To-Be business process flows.
5 Demonstrated ability to facilitate productive meetings and follow meeting practices, such as adherence to meeting agenda, documentation of meeting outcomes, and driving action items to closure.
Strong Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong Ability to act in a consultative role to understand functional business processes and related technology components and processes and to develop solutions and delivery proposals.
Strong Proven ability to use good judgment and work successfully with technical and non-technical groups.
Strong Effectively manage multiple responsibilities, prioritize conflicting assignments, and switch quickly between assignments, as required.
Yes Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Business or equivalent experience.
3+ Experience as a Business Analyst for a data analytics, data lake, or data warehousing project.
3+ Experience documenting the complete project management lifecycle (PMLC).
2+ Experience creating or maintaining Microsoft SharePoint Websites.
Yes Prior experience on an Agile sprint team is preferred
Worker responsibilities may include:
• Support for Project Management efforts that may include, but not limited to:
o Creating and/or maintaining project documentation
o Creating and/or maintaining complex Excel workbooks
o Creating and/or maintaining project work plans
o Maintaining and/or enhancing SharePoint communication websites
o Providing project level analysis and producing project analysis documentation such as swim lanes, time lines, and process flow diagrams
• Participation in requirements gathering effort that may include, but not limited to:
o Interviewing users to gather and/or validate requirements
o Conducting requirements gathering session and/or workgroup activities
o Consulting with technical and functional experts at all levels to obtain requirements
o Interpreting new and changing business requirements to determine the impact and proposing enhancements and changes to meet these new requirements
o Acting as point of contact for the subject matter experts (SMEs) for all requirements-related issues
o Producing business, functional, and technical specifications, diagrams, and other documentation
o Reviewing existing contracts to identify standard performance measurements and service level agreements
• Documenting business knowledge from business subject matter experts
• Gathering and documenting metadata information
• Identifying and documenting business processes – produce functional and technical specifications as required
• Coordinating and facilitating various types of meetings, including summation and action item follow-up
• All other duties as assigned.