Staples Senior Business Analyst IT in Overland Park, Kansas

Description

Senior Business Analyst IT

A Senior Business Analyst IT works as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate, and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. The Senior Business Analyst understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Understand and gather complex business needs and requirements from a diverse set of stakeholders and be able to effectively compile and document these needs effectively for systems design and development.

  • Has a broad working knowledge of business requirements and aligns the requirements to Staples Promotional Products strategy and vision

  • Possesses detailed knowledge of one or more business processes or functions

  • Develop and maintain strong partnerships with targeted business areas

  • Manage the competing needs of multiple stakeholders

  • Provide input to project plan, risk assessment, and manage tasks to project schedule

  • Assist business with identifying, designing and implementing new processes

Qualifications

Basic requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

  • 3-5 years related business analysis experience relative to IS implementations. Strong communication skills including verbal, listening, written documentation, influencing, facilitation, presentation skills for technical or business audiences regardless of level

  • Experience Defining Business and Functional requirements for IT projects

  • Effective use of business modeling techniques: Process, workflow modeling and use cases

  • Requires disciplined experience in defining business and functional requirements resulting in quality results with little direction

  • Strong facilitation skills

  • Ability to create and execute effective requirements work plans

Preferred skills:

  • Business Analyst certification (CBAP) is preferred

  • Must work well with others - attention to positive team dynamics

  • Must exhibit strong self initiative

  • Must be adaptable (including being quick to learn) and be able to act with a strong sense of urgency

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,

gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.