Business Analyst (with Accounting Background)
Experience: 5+ Years
Work Location: Kochi
Excellent communication skills – Should be able to interface with the client, discuss business requirements with different stakeholders of the project. Excellent client-facing and internal written and verbal communication skills
Analysis Skills – Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills. Candidate Should be able to analyze business problems faced by the client and suggest solutions for the problem. Ability to go into details, and extract very specific details regarding functional requirements.
Determines operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats.
Designs new business workflows by analyzing requirements; constructing workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities; writing specifications.
Improves systems by studying current practices; designing modifications.
Recommends controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures.
Documentation Skill – Should be an expert in documenting the requirements gathered from the client in a detailed manner. Essential to have deep knowledge in preparing business process flowcharts using tools. Knowledge in preparing Functional, Business and System Requirement Specification documentation. Knowledge in creating wireframes using prototyping or wireframing tools are important.
Capability to interface with Software Development, Quality Control / Testing, UI design teams to cover all aspects of the Requirement Specification Documentation.
Testing Skills – Experience in preparation of Business Scenario Test Cases and actual manual testing of business applications. Must have managed User Acceptance Testing and taken a system live.
Client Testing Assistance– Should be able to perform the User Acceptance testing assistance.
Working knowledge of Database management systems. Ability to write queries and work with the back-end data.
Basic Technical knowledge about IT applications is desirable.
Experience in developing user documentation, providing business support and training users. Should have good presentation skills.
Ability to Travel to client sites (overseas/domestic) for short – medium duration (1 week to 2 months)