Business Analyst

Category: Business Analysis (functional and technical)
City: Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
Position ID: J1119-0734
Employment Type: Full Time
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Position Description

The ideal candidate for this position is a problem solver. As a Business Analyst, you will use your knowledge, skills, and abilities to solve organizational information challenges and will use your critical thinking skills to identify client requirements and translate those into detailed instructions for your development team to execute. The ideal Business Analyst also has strong writing and communication skills, and is able to build relationships with both their team members and clients.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Gather, develop, document and validate business, functional and technical requirements.
-Interact with client during JAD sessions.
-Interact with advanced business analysts and solution developers to communicate and validate requirements.
-Perform functional and integrated testing.
-Prepare and maintain project documentation and artifacts including analysis, reports and user documentation.
-Works with project managers, developers, and end users to ensure application designs meet business requirements.
-Assists all phases of software systems programming applications.
-Evaluates new and existing software products.
-Author and prepare meeting minutes to be distributed to a variety of audiences
-Author user stories, test scripts, and other Agile deliverables
CGI is not able to sponsor international candidates for this position.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

-Bachelor's degree
- 3+ year work experience as a business analyst
- Experience developing and documenting user stories using JIRA
- Experience documenting client business processes
- Experience with application testing
-Knowledge of SDLC
-Functional analysis and strong writing skills.
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to travel to client site (as needed)
-Ability to work effectively within a team environment under tight timelines
-Ability to multi-task and support multiple projects at once


Desired Qualifications
Familiarity with wireframing tools such as Balsamiq, or a willingness to learn
Familiarity and experience with automated testing tools.
Will accept candidates with a Masters degree in lieu of 1 years experience



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Skills

  • Requirements Analysis
  • Business Analysis

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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