Senior Business Analyst
Pearson VUE ( www.pearsonvue.com ) is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 180 countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year.
Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson, the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).
The Senior Business Systems Analyst is a foundational member of our team and a facilitator that works closely with internal and external stakeholders, program managers, product owners and software development teams. This individual must possess a passion for leading and delivering business value through customer experiences, systems analysis and software development.
This is a s trong BA who has back end, data and batch job project experience.
The successful team member must possess a technical background and a strong desire to understand current and future business needs at a detailed level. As a Business Systems Analyst y ou will use industry best practices to produce high-quality full stack solutions in a collaborative, agile, results driven environment across a diverse set of business areas: client management, channel technologies, results processing, business services and customer service applications.
As an integral team member of the Agile software development team, the Senior Business Systems Analyst leads both the effort of defining software requirements and ensuring those requirements are accurately developed. This role acts as the bridge between project stakeholders and software teams, is both the business requirements and functional specifications source-of-truth and is responsible for driving necessary business communication. The Senior Business Systems Analyst ensures that requirements are written unambiguously, clearly and concisely such that they are implementable, understandable, testable and traceable by a software team. This individual accomplishes these tasks through daily stand-ups, defining a product backlog in partnership with the product owner, leading story mapping exercises, and creating user stories.
The Business Systems Analyst will:
Required Education & Experience:
Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-MN-Bloomington
Work Locations: US-MN-Bloomington-5601 Green Valley 5601 Green Valley Drive Suite 220 Bloomington 55437
Organization: Assessments VUE
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jan 17, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1720267