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Senior Business Analyst, Agile, JIRA

Job Details
Posted Date:
April 3, 2023


Job ID:


St. Louis , MO



5 years


No Preference
Job Description
  • Location: St. Louis, MO
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #9832

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented Senior Business Analyst, Agile, JIRA (148053). Do you have experience with Agile and JIRA? Let us help you make your next big career move a reality!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Work in partnership with the PO, PM, and other BAs to understand the needs of business strategy leaders and users; learning to serve as the product subject matter expert (SME) resource for the development team to help make informed decisions on how best to maintain, enhance and/or integrate systems and data
  • Translate and iteratively refine user requests into effective user stories
  • Work in concert with software engineers to investigate feature impact and provide creative approaches to balance goals against constraints
  • Build understanding of the technical strategy and system integrations to identify, communicate, and track product/departmental dependencies for features and user stories with support from the Product Owner and engineering team
  • Develop relationship with stakeholders, working in coordination to optimize and enhance the portfolio of software assets
  • Collaborate with Quality Assurance (QA) and engineering team to develop and maintain repeatable test strategies/testing plans based on acceptance criteria to enable successful sprint execution
  • Support the delivery of incremental and continuous value to the end users and ensures the final implementation of features and capabilities delivers the expected user value
  • Participate in Agile and Product Management team events such as backlog refinements, retrospectives, solution demos, and system demos.
  • Document, enhance and promote analysis processes throughout the organization
  • Advocate for continuous improvement on behalf of the customer

Required Skills & Experience:

  • 5+ years of Business Analyst experience
  • CBAP certification preferred
  • Previous experience with Agile concepts (such as user story writing, Agile events, and backlog refinement)
  • Proven experience in eliciting requirements and building test plans
  • Experience in analyzing data to draw business-relevant conclusions
  • Basic knowledge in generating process documentation
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including technical writing skills
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Troubleshooting skills to investigate, resolve and escalate issues
  • Experience working with multiple concurrent projects and/or products with varying technologies, complexities and priorities while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to establish and maintain relationships with associates and leaders
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, related field

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with UX Designers, UX Researchers, and Quality Assurance in a team environment
  • Previous experience with data extraction and BI tools (SQL, Tableau, Power BI)
  • Experience delivering solutions within the AWS ecosystem
  • Experience with Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Long and Short-Term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Direct deposit
  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let’s go!

Keywords: senior business analyst, agile, jira, sql, tableau, power bi, aws

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

All offers of employment at Technology Partners are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check and drug screening that meet corresponding laws and regulations at the city, state and federal level.

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