A Senior Business Analyst works as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. The Senior Business Analyst understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals. In this role, you will be working on websites such as Staples.com helping to make Staples the #2 web property in the world.
Understand and gather complex business needs and requirements from a diverse set of stakeholders and be able to effectively compile and document these needs effectively for systems design and development.
Has a broad working knowledge of Staples' business requirements and aligns the requirements to Staples' strategy and vision
Collaborate with usability and creative teams for Staples.com websites.
Possesses detailed knowledge of one or more business processes or functions
Develop and maintain strong partnerships with targeted business areas
Manage the competing needs of multiple stakeholders
Provide input to project plan, risk assessment, and manage tasks to project schedule
Assist business with identifying, designing and implementing new processes
3- 5 years related business analysis experience relative to IS implementations. Strong communication skills including verbal, listening, written documentation, influencing, facilitation, presentation skills for technical or business audiences regardless of level
Experience Defining Business and Functional requirements for e-Commerce projects
Effective use of business modeling techniques: Process, workflow modeling and use cases
Strong facilitation skills
Knowledge of varied development approaches for internal and externally developed applications as well as packaged applications including incremental, waterfall, and Agile Scrum.
Requires disciplined experience in defining business and functional requirements resulting in quality results with little direction
Must work well with others - attention to positive team dynamics
Ability to create and execute effective requirements work plans
Must exhibit strong self initiative
Must be adaptable (including being quick to learn) and be able to act with a strong sense of urgency
Working knowledge of prototyping tools iRise and or Axure
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience
Training course work towards Business Analyst certification (CBAP) is preferred
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values the diversity of our people, products, and services.
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