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AMANDA Business Analyst

Lansing, MICHIGAN | Contract
Post Date: 12/10/20
Job ID: 20-01151
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job title: AMANDA Business Analyst
Location: Lansing, MI
Duration: 6+Months

Job Description:
Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs. Experienced with business process reengineering and identifying new applications of technology to business problems to make business more effective.
Years of Experience: Advanced experience in the IT industry and as a business analyst specifically familiar with the AMANDA Enterprise software developed by Calytera with good knowledge of the Case Management, Licensing, Permitting & Compliance, and FOIA modules.

About the role
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, independently performs a variety of complicated tasks, a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs. Formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies.
  • Experienced with business process reengineering and identifying new applications of technology to business problems to make business more effective.
  • Familiar with industry standard (including Legacy, Core, and Emerging technologies), business process mapping, and reengineering.
  • Prepares solution options, risk identification, and financial analyses such as cost/benefit, ROI, buy/build, etc. Writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs.
  • Prepare and document Functional and Technical Specifications for reporting and data warehouse work. Assist with business warehouse/intelligence support and enhancements.
  • Develops RFPs. Assist in deployment and management of end-user reporting tools and platforms.
  • Work with IT and business project teams to understand reporting and data warehousing requirements and propose solutions.
  • Document and provide knowledge transfer to the rest of the Enterprise Reporting Team for all solutions.
  • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Familiar with relational database concepts, and client-server concepts. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Works under general supervision; typically reports to a project manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required

Skills
  • Experience as a Business Analyst in enterprise level web-based Applications Software (preferably in Public Sector).
  • Ability to design, conduct and facilitate client workshops for gathering, analyzing and documenting business requirements.
  • Experience with process reengineering.
  • Experience in AMANDA Enterprise software by Calytera with good knowledge of Case Management, Licensing, Permitting & Compliance, and FOIA modules.
  • Experience in Agile methodologies and Team Foundation Server.