250 N. Orange Avenue Orlando, FL 32801 US
BlueWave is hiring a Senior Business Analyst for a hospitality leader with headquarters in Orlando, Florida. In this role, you will work as a liaison between business and technical partners to elicit, analyze and evaluate user needs to guide system solutions that support overall business strategies. The Business Systems Analyst defines scope and objectives and documents system requirements that drive system development, testing, and implementation.
Perform as a liaison between IT and business unit(s)
Document appropriate level of requirements based on the initiative needs
Gain consensus on requirements from all impacted partners
Identify process improvement opportunities
Assist in any business process redesign and documentation as needed for new technology and for enhanced technical solutions
Analyze operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses
Balance multiple priorities and initiatives
Develop a requirements management plan for a program or project as required
Coordinate requirements work for large initiatives across multiple teams with other Business Analysts when necessary
Build and maintain effective relationships with members of upper/senior management
Provide subject matter expertise for strategic decision making
Review and provide constructive feedback on Statement of Work documents
Interpret architecture documents/roadmaps
Support projects/initiatives beyond direct assignments
Support and guide other Business System Analysts I and II’s
Support all downstream consumers of requirements to ensure understanding and ability to execute against the requirements delivered
Work with Business Stakeholders, Architecture, PMO, QA, UAT, and IT to manage change across all requirement deliverables
Perform other duties as needed
Assist with onboarding of contractors
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree or more than 7 years of Business Analyst experience.
Advanced Analytical Skills
Excellent Facilitation Skills
Exceptional knowledge of business
Proficient Time Management
Excellent Verbal Communication with peers, direct management, and executives
Knowledge of various SDLC methodologies including Waterfall and Agile
Proficient Wire Framing
Excellent Writing Skills
Excellent writing requirements documentation
Proficient in Creating Graphical Models including Process Flows
Excellent Listening, Comprehension and Information Processing Skills
Strong ability to build and maintain effective relationships with various levels within the organization including Senior Management
Strong ability to recognize and apply, business and systems analysis best practices to fit a variety of situations
Strong ability to communicate stakeholder’s rationale for decisions made and possible outcomes for those decisions.
Ability to professionally challenge decisions and/or strategies made by the project team as appropriate.
Possess specific and extensive expertise relevant to the business unit(s)
Ability to actively analyze and make recommendations for improvement to business processes.
Knowledge of business principles and best practices common to the vacation ownership/hotel and hospitality industry
Increasing knowledge and comprehension of the business architecture of the organization being analyzed including business models, structure, relationships between business units and key stakeholders of those units.
Proven ability to manage requirements work for large initiatives, including coordinating work across multiple teams, supporting multiple Business Analysts, etc.
Ability to resolve ambiguity and drive team towards decision making.
Expert proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Experience with diagramming tools, preferably with MS Visio
Ability to use software, hardware, and peripherals related to job responsibilities
Experience using various modeling techniques to visually represent requirements
Minimum 7 years of experience as a Business Analyst & Experience working with multiple business users at various levels in an organization and in remote locations.
BlueWave specializes in recruiting high-performing team members for technology, marketing, federal services, and leadership roles. We’re aggressive hunters – but only of talented people – and provide comprehensive staffing support for recruiting, hiring, and onboarding permanent and contract employees.
BlueWave is headquartered in Downtown Orlando, Florida with the flexibility to build teams nationally. With our boutique and personal approach, we get the right people in your company quickly without sacrificing quality.