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Added Apr 09, 2021 Business Analyst/Project Coordinator (22373) Springfield | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Business Analyst / Project Coordinator for a 6 month contract to hire opportunity with our client in Central Illinois.

Consistently ranking in the top 200 of Software Magazine’s annual Software 500 list, LRS is known by clients for quality, flexibility and strong relationships. Clients expect LRS to deliver only the best, hardworking consultants for their engagements. Contact us today if you are the best consultant for this engagement!

Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a liaison to the business community in order to provide requirements to meet user needs.
  • Possess expertise in the business unit(s) (s)he supports, as well as an understanding of the organization's systems and capabilities.
  • Educate on the direction of the business.
  • Coordinate various projects
  • Utilize understanding of both business process and technical capabilities to implement solutions to the more complex business needs/problems.
  • Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
  • Gather, refine and validate complex business requirements, interdependencies, potential risks and issues.
  • Analyze business partners’ operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions.
  • Assist in the business process design or redesign and documentation as needed.
  • Translate high level stakeholder requirements into business requirements and specifications and manage changes to such specifications.
  • Facilitate communication and gain commitment between business units to align solutions with business strategies.
  • Develop complex business cases.
  • Work on multiple projects as a project team member.
  • Assist with system design, specing out technical changes, write functional specs, and assist in architecting technology and new development.

Requirements:
  • Must have a minimum of 4 years of experience as a Business Analyst and Project Coordination roles
  • Experience writing strong requirements
  • Must have experience Gathering, refining and validating complex business requirements, interdependencies, potential risks and issues.
  • Must have experience analyzing business partners’ operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions.
  • Experience assisting in the business process design or redesign and documentation as needed.
  • Experience translating high level stakeholder requirements into business requirements and specifications and manage changes to such specifications.
  • Experience with MS Office Suite for documenting requirements
  • Ability to do some basic scripting and coding in PowerShell or Office products is desired
  • Experience with developing use cases and/or user stories
  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
  • Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer
  • Corp to Corp candidates will not be considered

Colorado salary range - $20/hr to $125/hr

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.