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Business Analyst (Agile) - Frankfort, KY

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Date: Nov 17, 2020

Location: Frankfort, KY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 104658 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Business Analyst (Agile) - Frankfort, KY to join our team in Frankfort, Kentucky (US-KY), United States (US).

We have a position open for a Business Analyst to join a great team in Frankfort, KY.  The Business Analyst must be well-versed in the Agile methodology and must have experience working on large-scale projects.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Core Business Analyst skills - gathering requirements, improving requirements and effectively communicating requirements to developers; functional documentation and non-functional documentation; fundamental understanding around user stories and their creation as well as acceptance criteria 
  • Focus on continuous improvement - on him/herself, the team, processes, etc. Develop, discuss and adapt to those enhancements and changes
  • Leadership, mentorship and ability to empower others on the team
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of user stories
  • Work closely with the Project Manager and Product Owner to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value
  • Employ Agile Scrum practices and lead the effort in defining features, stories and acceptance criteria
  • Manage requirements, user stories, use cases, and artifact gathering processes and clearly communicate to the business and technical team members what is needed
  • Ask probing questions to fully understand user stories with the ability to provide feedback on possible implications of any and all requests.  Accurately and concisely articulate issues, questions, and recommendations to business stakeholders, team members, and management
     

 Basic Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of working experience as a Business Analyst
  • 3+ years of experience with Agile methodologies

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise in Team Foundation Server
  • Strong analytical, design and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently/self-reliant and show initiative with minimum supervision
  • Ability to quickly learn new technology and apply appropriately to business situations
  • Strong team player who enjoys working in a fast paced team atmosphere
  • Ability to lead a team of business analysts
  • Ability to work under pressure; meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to listen effectively and seek clarification
  • Proven business analysis skills regarding delivery in agile/scrum software development and implementation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. Must be able to effectively and comfortably communicate with all types of individuals from the customer technical expert to the customer executive management

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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