Business Analyst Business Analyst …

in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Business Analyst
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The Role - As a Business Analyst, you’ll be tasked with eliciting and documenting requirements, user stories, acceptance criteria, feature description PowerPoint decks, user guides, process flows, and wireframes – for client facing tax technology consulting engagement

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct process review and design sessions to gain insights into end user needs
  • May lead rapid assessment projects or full-scale process improvement discovery phase as part of larger tax transformation/finance transformation programs
  • Interface with clients to define and document requirements for a named set of custom developed or vendor software products
  • Create the Product Backlog for a Product
  • Assist Product Owner in prioritizing requirements, and defining and managing scope and sprints for a project
    Work collaboratively with Tax Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and technical teams and project managers on development projects during all phases of software development life cycle
  • Assists Client with training, internal adoption, and change management
  • Provide operational support to tax practitioners. Configures features in production and non-production environments. Engages with various teams to resolve problems as they arise.
  • Maintain a solid knowledge base of the functional capabilities of and is a Subject Matter Expert on the various areas and tax technology products

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Business Administration, or relevant educational or professional experience
  • 5+ years of related experience in related field. Some tax experience is required
  • Accreditation such as BA Certification
  • Experience in process design and process improvement experience
  • Advanced written, verbal analytical and communications skills required
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship skills
  • Basic client interaction skills
  • Ability to coordinate and work effectively with teammates, end-users and leadership
  • Ability to work in a virtual team environment
  • Ability to complete work in an acceptable timeframe and manage a variety of detailed tasks and responsibilities simultaneously and with accuracy to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives and satisfy internal and external customer needs related to the job
  • Familiarity with agile project methodology
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • Preferred qualifications that may vary by candidate:
  • Working knowledge of analytics, data management, statistics, accounting, and computer applications
  • Knowledge and experience with tax compliance systems or financial systems

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

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RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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