IT Business Analyst in Portland, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Portland, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    28 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    1/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    210333
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    509-891-7000

Job Description

Volt | IT Business Analyst | WA

SUMMARY

We are seeking an individual to fill a position as a business analyst with a local company here in WA.

Summary:

Design and perform complex analysis contributing to the selection and implementation of business systems optimized to meet business requirements. Implements computer system requirements by defining and analyzing system problems; designing and testing standards and solutions. Administer systems configurations and parameters controlling system functionality. Minimize implementation risks through the development and adherence to change procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for evaluating the internal technical needs of an organization and recommending solutions.
  • Responsible for serving as liaisons between business stakeholders and internal or vendor development resources to create enhancements or fixes based on business needs.
  • Develop the system and functional requirements.
  • Responsible for assessing available technologies to create development specifications as well as detailed test cases.
  • Analyze release notes to assist business owners and stakeholders in deciding on how new functionality might be used.
  • Assist with testing and analyze results.
  • Partner with end users to identify, evaluate, and communicate system incidents to appropriate technical resources for resolution.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Bachelor's Degree from accredited college or university in a technical or business field of study
  • Experience in database management within the nuclear industry.
  • 2 years experience with large scale software applications and/or relational databases. 
  • Knowledge of project management with Microsoft Project, HR systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of user acceptance testing methodologies, principles, and practices of process development and implementation along with comprehensive banking/business unit system, software, and applications.
  • Advanced PC program skills with extensive experience with Excel, data warehouse products, and other similar systems. Familiar with troubleshooting internet connectivity and browser issues. Ability to handle complex problems to achieve department goals.
  • Extensive verbal and written communication skills for a variety of audiences (both technical and non-technical). Ability to analyze problems of a technical nature with high accuracy and attention to detail. Ability to accurately document problems and resolutions.
  • Possess a high level of analytical ability to understand sophisticated programs/systems for resolving business problems. Ability to respond promptly to customer needs. Ability to handle difficult or emotional customer situations.
  • Ability to set goals and objectives, prioritize and plan work activities using time effectively, meet deadlines and commitments, and work independently with little or no directional guidelines from manager.

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.