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In search of Lead Business Intelligence / Business Objects (BOBJ) Analysts for multiple long-term positions globally including Middle East and Australia. Candidates MUST be able to travel/or relocate without restrictions. Rate is open for negotiation including W2, C2C, etc.
The ideal candidate must have a background in BusinessObjects implementations and familiarity with data warehouse and business intelligence environments.
Responsible for leading and monitoring the activities necessary for the ongoing support, maintenance, and enhancements to one or more line-of-business systems. This includes detailed analysis and design of modifications and enhancements to existing systems so that developers can implement the documented changes, as well as actively resolving day-to-day support issues. The BA is also responsible for ensuring high levels of line-of-business system availability through support functions and in-depth testing.
Provides business analysis and project management services to assigned areas of the business.
Analyzes business needs, eliciting requirements, performing process review, and documents required specifications; ensures business processes and technology meet the business partner’s needs.
Leads and manages users acceptance testing and support calls when required.
Develops personal competency in the processes of the business partners they support, as well as possessing an understanding of the IT organization's services, systems, and capabilities; applies this knowledge to solution recommendations, problem resolution, and systems support.
Possesses an understanding of major IT systems
Controls projects through identification, tracking, and measuring of project goals, risks, and objectives.
Mentor and/or provide leadership to junior members of the team.
5+ years of Business Analysis experience.
Effective project management and negotiating skills
Ability to handle uncertainty and ambiguity.
Demonstrates influence, understand cultural politics and collaborate across organizational boundaries; think strategically and analyze customer expectations.
Interprets complex variety of technical instructions, and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
Logically solve assigned problems and present recommendations with clarity in written and graphic form; define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Business process flowcharting techniques
Clear, logical, and effective verbal/written communication and presentation skills.