PwC US IT - Business Analyst in Tampa, Florida
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Exciting opportunities await you as a member of PwC's US IT team. Our team of technology professionals provides internal technology services and solutions that transform and achieve PwC's mission of becoming the leading technology-enabled professional services network. We enable PwC to achieve its goals by driving innovation, enhancing digital capabilities and integrating technologies to create competitive business advantages for PwC and our clients.
Within US IT, we have exciting opportunities at all experience levels in our domains to deliver world-class IT solutions across a diverse range of portfolios and business areas.
Business Analysts within a delivery team apply analytical skills working with business and product owners to develop requirements and user stories stemming from product roadmaps. They write Epics with and for product owners and then extract and create user stories with acceptance criteria that is concise, measurable and flexible enough to achieve business outcomes. Analysts add value to the delivery team by working with the business and product owner to create clarity around business objectives through the development of and refinement of user stories.
Our Business Analysts are passionate about solving business problems using Agile and scrum methodologies, working with delivery teams taking pride in their end-to-end ownership.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 4
Minimum Degree Required: High School Diploma or GED
Degree Preferred: Bachelor's degree
Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success, in roles as a Business Analyst working on software development projects, preferably for a global network of professional services firms, including in the following areas: -Understanding of all phases of applications systems analysis and a proven understanding of the SDLC development methodology [Waterfall/Agile/Scrum]; -Understanding thoroughly the requirements from the business perspective and responsible for translating them into the appropriate deliverables; -Understanding of the SDLC activities expected to develop custom developed and packaged applications selecting and driving appropriate requirement Methods including Agile Requirements Methods; and,
- Understanding of Vendor SOW, SLA measures and acceptance criteria for managing successful outcomes of projects leveraging vendors.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success, in roles considering the business implications of applying technology to the current business environment and preparing requirements from which applications can be developed, preferably for a global network of professional services firms, including in the following areas: -Performing Business Analyst responsibilities working on software development projects, infrastructure, SaaS and/or Cloud solutions; -Applying analytical skills to determine business value and document accurate business requirements and present these requirements in a manner that is concise, measurable and flexible enough to meet project and stakeholder needs; -Conducting requirements elicitation, validation and analysis meetings with the business stakeholders; perform Fit/Gap analysis; support testing activities; and produce deliverables related to the project or projects assigned; -Managing the quality and acceptance of vendor analysis and testing SOW deliverables in a project setting; -Overseeing the documentation of business requirements and test cases, so that requirements and test cases are unambiguous, aligned, consistent and not in contradiction with each other; -Working with vendor SOW project deliverables on their quality and meeting acceptance criteria; -Providing modeling of the business processes; understand the business need and impacts of proposed solutions; -Providing assistance for developing solution approach to deliver business value; and, -Developing business and application domain knowledge for an assigned business portfolio and/or line of service.
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