Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Location: Boston, MA

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Centric Consulting is a management consulting firm that guides clients in the search for answers to complex digital, business and technology problems. We help clients conquer change, optimize processes, elevate technology, and best compete in a digital world. Our core purpose is simple: every day we strive to provide unmatched customer and employee experiences and foster a culture of respect, diversity, and transparency. Headquartered in Ohio, with locations across the country and India, Centric has earned annual recognition by Forbes as one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms since 2016. Visit our to learn more.

Our business unit is a draw for Fortune 500 companies, long time family-run companies, and start-ups alike. Our know that we are honest, transparent and deliver on our commitments. We have built our team with people who embrace the freedom and responsibility our model depends upon. We're looking for a Business Analyst to join our growing team.

In this role, you will:

  • Work with business subject matter experts and technical teams to gather requirements and translate them into functional and technical documentation.
  • Act as a general liaison between business and technical teams.
  • Work with test teams to enable the creation of test scenarios and plans.
  • Expertise in various business analysis methodologies, including data analysis, use case development, story writing, and user acceptance testing and product documentation.
  • Create reference manuals, training material, and other technical documents as necessary.
  • Assist in the training of new users for the solution.
  • Coordinate user acceptance testing with users.
  • Work with implementation teams to analyze and triage defects.
  • Work on agile projects (so, it's a plus if you have experience writing user stories, creating acceptance criteria, stand-ups, product review sessions, backlog grooming meetings, retrospectives, sprint planning processes, and of automated testing processes).

A successful candidate will have the following characteristics:

  • At least 5+ years of professional experience within a BA function. Insurance or Utility industry experience a plus.
  • Previous consulting experience preferred.
  • Ability to translate business vision into defined and prioritized stories for the team backlog.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to understand complex customer needs and translate them into stories with actionable acceptance criteria.
  • Ability to write requirements, reports, specifications, plans and analysis in a clear and concise manner, and at a level that is appropriate for stakeholders.
  • Understanding of IT resources that are available and appropriate to help define and validate requirements and specifications for assigned projects.
  • Ability to develop requirements through interviews, questions, user observation, workshops, brainstorming, use cases, role playing and prototyping.
  • Effective, clear and concise communication skills appropriate for varying audiences.
  • Ability to align and recommend solutions that align to organizations strategic objectives.
  • Ability to create unmatched experiences, for both clients and employees, is what we do. You should revel in doing the unexpected and extraordinary for others.
  • Experience with Jira or similar Agile backlog management tool

What makes Centric different?

  • Special Culture - Our people make us different. We have highly talented, intelligent individuals across a broad variety of disciplines - who are eager to learn from you and share their own expertise. We embrace fresh perspectives and each other. Don't take our word for it - check us out on , , or to get a glimpse inside what makes us unique.
  • Impact-We think of ourselves as a big companywith a- a local player with global reach that combines business, technology and industry expertise.
  • Unmatched Experiences-We are allowed to be ourselves here. We are encouraged to be human. It's at the root of who we are as afirm and.
  • Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging - We are dedicated to creating and maintaining a culture where all people feel like they belong and are respected and valued regardless of who they are, where they are from, and what experiences they've had. We believe a work environment is essential to what we do.
  • Innovation - We value passion, determination, perseverance and . We are inspired because we believe in what we are doing and where we are going.
  • Passion for the greater good-We are steadfast in our devotion to the communities we serve and in actively promoting employee involvementin.

Our core purpose at Centric Consulting is to bring to clients and employees. These aren't just words we use - it's how we became a company and who we are today. Providing an unmatched experience means we approach each other as human beings and lead with empathy and humility. It means we work diligently to ensure our company is a place where everyone can create a sense of belonging and feel respected for who they are.

We know that creating and sustaining an authentically welcoming culture requires that we all play a part in fostering , from our business practice to how we show up for employees and communities. At Centric, we seek out and embrace candidates of all backgrounds and identities who have a hunger for learning, collaborating, and generating unmatched experiences. This is how we bring to life, working together to provide the highest value and quality services to our clients while enabling our employees to reach their full potential.


Category

Management Analysts


Education

Bachelor's Degree


Experience

5 to 20+ years


Job type

Full time

Posted
10/02/2021
Salary Range
$58,000.00 - 80,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Location
Boston, MA 02298, US
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