Solution Designer- Technical Business Analyst

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  • Location:

    Twin Cities, United States

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client is an International technology company that provides products and services in the financial services industry that enables companies to be more efficient. They wish to hire a Solution Designer- Technical Business Analyst focused on the delivery of software solutions across all of the organization’s internal and web facing systems to support the growing portfolio of work. Working as part of wider delivery/project team you will be responsible for understanding business requirements and then estimating and shaping software solutions to deliver them.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Analyze business requirements and work with business areas to ensure they are complete and detailed; asking clarifying questions to ensure all requirements have been established and investigated
  • Lead workshops with Business Analysts and Stakeholders to translate business requirements into proposed solutions
  • Engage with a variety of stakeholders at varying levels to ensure that all aspects of the solution are fully considered and agreed
  • Provide estimates for the delivery of proposed solutions
  • Provide detailed solution design artifacts to support the build and test delivery phases.
  • Support IT Development and Testing teams with clarifications, data queries and triage of issues
  • Work on multiple projects at various stages of delivery
  • Use a variety of tools and techniques to tailor designs for internal and external users
  • Ensure requests for change are impact assessed and tracked to support Project Change Control

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelors’ Degree in a relevant discipline
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills: able to “draw out” the requirements of others and identify areas that may have not been previously considered
  • Capable of creating a highly compelling and accurate program of requirements that consider all stakeholders
  • Proven track record of producing accurate and pragmatic estimates for all stages of work
  • Ability to identify, escalate and manage risks, issues and actions
  • Driven to update your skills, awareness and understanding of developments in the wider commercial world and capable of bringing relevant ideas “to the table”
  • Knowledge of and experience in using Object Orientated Analysis and Design and the Unified Modeling Language
  • Experience of working within a software delivery lifecycle as part of multiple project teams
  • Experience in the financial sector preferred but not essential
  • Knowledge of/experience in ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)
  • Awareness of IT Data Security standards
  • Experienced in using source control and bug tracking tools
  • Knowledge of/experience in working to different software delivery models
  • Experience in SQL Server and high level database design preferred but not essential
  • Knowledge of/experience in enterprise development technologies and tools