Job Announcement - IT Business Analyst 4

Posting Date:  August 24, 2022

Location:   Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities: Analyze business needs of the agency and system users, establish standards and procedures to be used in the development of new or enhanced systems, and participate in planning, design, testing, and implementation of systems; liaise between Business and IT divisions, conducting joint application design sessions with business users, technical architects, and development/data management team to identify and document business needs, system requirements, and project deliverables; perform resource planning, estimation, and reviews; develop project plans and documentation; oversee, monitor and develop project tasks and schedules for system development, maintenance, or enhancement; create process flow, system flow, work flow, use cases and interaction diagrams; assign tasks to development team; coordinate with business and system users and development team to resolve design issues and change request approvals; create use cases, test scenarios, test cases, and test scripts; lead, coordinate, and/or conduct testing of new installations, applications, or upgrades and corresponding quality assurance efforts including defining and documenting test scripts for verification, validation, and testing of application functions, test planning and test case walkthroughs, validation and verification of data, database testing and queries, and functional, regression, and UAT testing efforts; perform integration test planning, execution, and defect management for software releases; develop change management plans for transitions to new/upgraded systems and ensure procedures are met; develop and document business processes for system users; develop and administer training for business users; coordinate with vendors or technical staff to ensure system functionality is consistent with and adheres to laws, regulations, and best practice standards; document application defects reported by agency divisions and create tickets for tracking defect and enhancement requests; and, provide support in the maintenance of systems.

Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field; two years’ experience analyzing project requirements, developing requirement documentation, and application performance testing including designing required test strategy to meet defined standards and scope, estimating test efforts, creating test plans, and performing database queries for functional testing and data validation/verification; one year experience with project management tools including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio.  Experience may be gained concurrently.

To apply:  E-mail resume to Bobby Allen at [email protected] with subject line: IT Business Analyst 4