Integration Business Analyst
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Onsite in Colorado
We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst who has a demonstrated ability to understand business requirements and a strong track record in delivering high quality integration solutions. The Integration Business Analyst will be supporting key strategic initiatives from discovery through implementation, as well as being a standing member of the scrum teams following a well established continuous delivery model.
Integration Business Analyst will support the ongoing application integration solutions. In this role, you will drive alignment on requirements with stakeholders. In addition, you must demonstrate effective communication through various mediums, provide strong leadership, and the ability to promote change into the business community through a consultative approach.
What you'll be doing
Prepare functional specs by translating business requirements into functional requirements for developing efficient, scalable, and supportable application integration solutions
Prepare mapping documents that clearly outline the data sources and targets at object and field level details
Identify data security and storage requirements
Coordinate with application development teams in developing integration solutions and ensure that the solutions meet the requirements
Work closely with architect and developers to translate business requirements into technology design and solution
Participate in sprint planning and other project activities using an agile software development methodology
Understand and document business process, use cases, requirements, product functions, system integrations and data flow
Proactively communicate and collaborate with business stakeholders, leading business meetings and interviews. Define requirements, user stories, as-is and to-be process flows, screen and interface designs, data flow diagrams, reporting and data requirements, and data mapping
Facilitate operations meetings, providing updates on project status, issues, risks, escalations, and change requests
Facilitate and manage user acceptance testing. Define testing strategy, write test scripts, and execute unit and end-to-end testing. Work closely with global business leads on testing the enhancements or defects deployed. Develop testing metrics for readout
Identify, log and triage issues, coordinating with development team to resolve in a timely manner
This role will be working with a Global team in different time zones so some predictable flexibility will be expected in working hours.
What you bring to the team
5+ years of relevant professional experience
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology Management or related discipline
Both business savvy and technology savvy. Ability to learn quickly in both business domain and technology domain
Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
Experience presenting a compelling story to executive audiences
Familiar with SDLC
Experience in delivering software projects using Agile methodology
Experience with project issue tracking tools such as JIRA
Familiar with change management and training methodology
Experience in creating, maintaining, and supporting all application development artifacts including user stories, process flows, screen mockups, data diagrams, business rule definitions, design documents, and data mapping documents
Strong analytical and system design skills, and problem-solving skills, with a track record of seeing tasks through to successful completion
Highly responsive with strong interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
Comfort working in a technical environment and able to clearly communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences
Self-motivated, accountable, highly organized and can prioritize in a fast-paced environment
Excel in a team environment, and must have the ability to independently complete individual tasks in a dynamic environment
Experience working with Salesforce is desirable
Experience working with ERP systems like Oracle EBS is desirable
Experience with other SaaS applications is a plus
Knowledge of cloud computing infrastructure (e.g., Amazon Web Services) is desirable
Knowledge of database concepts (e.g., Oracle) is desirable
Knowledge of integration tools like MuleSoft, AWS, Pentaho is desirable
For Colorado only (as required by the Colorado Equal Pay Act): The expected salary for this position in our Colorado office is $80,000 - $100,000. Pay is determined based on a variety of factors including, but not limited to, depth of experience in the practice area. Employees are eligible to participate in Hitachi Vantara's variable pay program, subject to the program's conditions and restrictions.
Hitachi Vantara is part of the Global Hitachi family. We balance innovation with an open, friendly culture and the backing of a long-established parent company, known for its ethical reputation. We guide customers from what's now to what's next by unlocking the value of their data and applications to solve their digital challenges, achieving outcomes that benefit both business and society.
Our people are our biggest asset, they drive our innovation advantage and we strive to offer a flexible and collaborative workplace where they can thrive. Diversity of thought is welcomed and our employee base is represented by several active Employee Resource Group communities. We offer industry leading benefits packages (flexible working, generous pension and private healthcare) and promote a creative and inclusive culture. If driving real change gives you a sense of pride and you are passionate about powering social good, we'd love to hear from you.
We strive to create an inclusive environment for all and are open to considering home working, compressed/flexible hours and flexible arrangements. Get in touch with us to explore how we might be able to accommodate your specific needs.
We are proud to say we are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all applicants for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. With Japanese roots going back over 100 years, our culture is founded on the values of our parent company expressed as the Hitachi Spirit:
Wa - Harmony, Trust, Respect
Makoto - Sincerity, Fairness, Honesty, Integrity
Kaitakusha-Seishin - Pioneering Spirit, Challenge