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Business Analyst (Technical)

ABOUT COMPANY
Leading global provider of process-based product lifecycle management (PLM) software and consulting services within three core manufacturing segments: Food & Beverages, Personal Care/Pharmaceutical, and Specialty Chemicals.

ABOUT PROJECT

Our software supports hundreds of companies around the globe in the Food & Beverage, Cosmetics and Chemical industries in managing their new product development process; regulatory compliance and quality management needs.

Office Location

34, Lesi Ukrainki Blv, Kyiv, Ukraine

Conditions

Competitive salary, annual bonus, medical insurance, vacation & sick leave days according to UA law, English courses (optionally), PE accounting, remote work or possibility of mix with Kyiv office

Responsibilities

  • The Business Analyst is a key role within our Product and Solution Management group, focusing on the elicitation and definition of comprehensive business, stakeholder, and solution requirements that specify product solutions that satisfy our customer business needs.
  • You will work closely with Product Owners, Solution Architects and Subject Matter Experts in order to define needs and recommend solutions that deliver value to our internal and external stakeholders.
  • Your goal is to understand of contemporary requirements elicitation, analysis, specification, validation, and management practices and the ability to apply them in practice in order to provide a business-oriented solution.
  • This is a great opportunity for a professional who is looking for a new challenge in a dynamic and innovative software company!
  • Work with the product owner or project sponsor to document the project’s business requirements.
  • Identify project stakeholders and user classes. Document user class characteristics. Identify appropriate representatives for each user class and negotiate their responsibilities.
  • Collect requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, storyboards, surveys, site visits, business process analysis, use cases or user stories, scenarios, event lists, competitive product analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Write requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language simply, clearly, unambiguously, and concisely.
  • Decompose high-level business and stakeholder requirements into solution requirements, specified in an appropriate level of detail and in appropriate forms suitable for use by those must base their work on the requirements.
  • Specify quality attributes, external interfaces, and constraints.
  • Represent requirements using alternative views, such as visual analysis models (diagrams), prototypes, or simulations, where appropriate.
  • Lead requirements analysis and verification, ensuring that requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, traceable, feasible, unambiguous, and verifiable, and that they conform to standards.
  • Manage the creation and use of requirements trace information.
  • Track requirements status throughout the project.
  • Manage changes to baselined requirements through effective and appropriate application of change control processes and tools.
  • Establish and implement effective requirements practices, including the continuous improvement of a requirements process. Assist with the development of the organization’s requirements engineering policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Implement ways to reuse requirements across projects.
  • Identify ways to assist product management in product planning through requirements development and analysis.

Requirements

  • 2-3 years of proven experience within business analysis activities.
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Working knowledge of and experience using modern requirements engineering and management tools and techniques
  • An understanding of how to practice requirements engineering according to several software development life cycles in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of product management concepts and how enterprise software products are positioned and developed.
  • Knowledge of existing tools for requirements development and requirements management to be able to choose appropriate tools for a given project and environment.
  • Application domain knowledge is a plus, to have credibility with user representatives and be able to work effectively with them.

Preferred/Nice to have skills

  • Higher education majoring in English is a plus
  • IIBA/IREB/OMG certification is a plus

Why is this professional opportunity an excellent career step for you?

  • Friendly, informal, and knowledge-sharing environment with smart people around you
  • Chance to join a team and a company globally recognized for product innovation within the industries we serve
  • Fast growing international company
  • Cozy and friendly working atmosphere
  • Corporate activities including group travel, ski, events, team building events
  • Partly or fully paid training (according to importance)
  • Long-term project
  • Competitive salary
  • Performance bonus program
  • Close cooperation with highly skilled professionals, functional and technical experts
  • Opportunity for professional and career growth
  • Free English and Italian Classes
  • Convenient office location in the city center (5 minutes from metro station)
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