Business Analyst 3 in Lansing, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

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Job ID: 55343

Business Analyst 3 - 55343

Job Description:

  • Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs. 
  • Formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies. 
  • Prepares solution options, risk identification, and financial analyses such as cost/benefit, ROI, buy/build, etc. 
  • Writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs.
  • Prepare and document Functional and Technical Specifications for reporting and data warehouse work.
  • Assist with business warehouse/intelligence support and enhancements.
  • Develops RFPs.
  • Assist in deployment and management of end-user reporting tools and platforms.
  • Work with IT and business project teams to understand reporting and data warehousing requirements and propose solutions.
  • Document and provide knowledge transfer to the rest of the Enterprise Reporting Team for all solutions.
  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. 
  • Performs a variety of tasks. 
  • Works under general supervision; typically reports to a project manager. 

Experience Required:

  • 8-11 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Experienced with business process reengineering and identifying new applications of technology to business problems to make business more effective.
  • Familiar with industry standard (including Legacy, Core, and Emerging technologies), business process mapping, and reengineering. 
  • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Familiar with relational database concepts, and client-server concepts.
  • Creativity and latitude.

Skills Required:

  • 5+ years of Agile experience in a setting using agile methodologies, and familiarity with agile terms
  • 5+ years of SQL, knowledge of structure of SQL code and the ability to read code. 
    • Coding will not be required, however interpreting code is necessary

Skills Preferred:

  • 4+ years of Microsoft TFS, knowledge of the ticketing system and code repository
  • 4+ years of Scrum Master Experience

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at: https://www.jobs.net/jobs/fastswitch/en-us/all-jobs/

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