Business Analyst Business Analyst …

Ryan Llc
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive
Ryan Llc
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Business Analyst
Business Analyst, iLab Dallas/en-US/RyanCareers/job/Dallas/Business-Analyst--iLab_R0004851/apply

The Business Analyst, Innovation Lab (Business Analyst) gathers requirements, assists in work planning, development, and validation testing for Innovation Lab cross-functional enterprise initiatives and/or projects as part of an Agile and Scrum team. They work to ensure that goals or objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frames and specifications. This position works closely with a Project Manager, Functional area Subject-Matter Experts, and team members at all levels of the Firm in both Service Delivery and Global Shared Services.

Duties and responsibilities, aligned to Ryans Key Results:

People:

  • Serves as a liaison between the Innovation Lab and the business on assigned projects under the direction of a Project Manager.
  • Acts in role of Product Owner ensuring the spirit of the Innovation Lab solution requirements and expected outcomes are represented and ultimately met.
  • Participates in project planning, story grooming, daily standup, post-mortem, and other project-related meetings.
  • Demonstrates Ryans core values by creating a positive, accountable work environment for a growing, entrepreneurial team.

Client:

  • Establishes and maintains strong relationships for project execution and delivery.
  • Escalates and manages project issues and risks to the appropriate stakeholders with clarity, timeliness, and professionalism.
  • Assists Project Manager in developing and maintaining project plans based on business requirements, timelines, budgets, and required staffing resources.
  • Assists Project Manager in monitoring the integration of business requirements throughout the project life cycle.
  • Works closely with applicable departments to ensure successful execution of projects.
  • Demonstrates ability to document and translate requirements while making connections to business processes and potential risk and technology solutions.

Value:

  • Works with stakeholders to create, validate, and document project scope specifications, detailed business requirements, and expected outcomes; ensures stakeholders are included in the development, review, and approval process.
  • Assists stakeholders in the review of proposals, contracts, statements of work, or other relevant documentation related to projects.
  • Assists Development and QA to ensure the solution meets the expected business result.
  • Validates the Innovation Lab solution(s) to meet the business requirements and expected outcomes, as well as the standards of the Firm.
  • Develops and updates documentation relating to business/technical requirements.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

Required:

  • Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent work experience with at least two to three years of progressive business analysis experience.
  • Proven record of successfully delivering as a Business Analyst on digital transformation or complex projects involving multiple stakeholders and systems.
  • Hands-on experience with low-code, Business Process Management (BPM), Alteryx, relational databases, reporting and analysis, and/or Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solutions.

Strong Differentiator:

  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery, Agile Scrum, and DevOps methods.
  • Experience with modern enterprise (GUIs) and integrating these applications leveraging their APIs.
  • Knowledge of tax, compliance, or accounting processes and applications.
  • Fluency in at least one programming language, scripting language, or automation platform.
  • Experience with one or more database platform is also a strong indicator for success in the role.
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to translate data into actionable insights.
  • Skilled at using requirements to drive the design or review of test cases, process change requests, and manage a projects scope, acceptance, installation, and deployment.
  • Strong communication/interpersonal skills.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, and Internet navigation and research. Functional knowledge of finance packages, HRIS, and CRM applications (e.g., Workday and Salesforce) are strongly preferred. Fluency in at least one programming language, scripting language, or automation platform is highly desired. Experience with one or more database platform is also a strong indicator for success in the role.

Certificates and Licenses:

  • Valid drivers license (required)
  • PMI-PBA Professional in Business Analysis (preferred)
  • Six Sigma certification (preferred)
  • CSM
  • PMI-ACP Agile Certified Practitioner (preferred)

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment:

  • Standard indoor working environment.
  • Occasional long periods of standing.
  • Position requires regular interaction with employees and vendors both in person and via e-mail and telephone.
  • Travel requirement approximately 20%.

Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran

Posted 3 Days AgoFull timeR0004851

Ryan offers outstanding opportunities to work in a dynamic, rapidly expanding tax services firm serving the worlds most respected Global 5000 companies. Our innovative work environment, accelerated growth path for high performers, competitive benefits package, and outstanding earning potential provide the most rewarding career experience available in the industry. Ryan employees are given the freedom to do their best work in the way they work best. With a clear understanding of expectations and accountabilities, our employees are given ownership of their time and flexibility to meet the demands of their professional and personal lives.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Ryan LLC (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Accommodation

Ryan, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting employment discrimination. It is our policy to take all employment actions and make all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sex (including pregnancy), affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, citizenship status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, disability, military status, status as a disabled or other protected veteran or any other protected status under applicable law.

In addition, as a federal government contractor, the Firm maintains an affirmative action program which furthers its commitment and complies with recordkeeping and reporting requirements under certain federal civil rights laws and regulations, including Executive Order 11246, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended) and the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (as amended).

It is Ryan's policy to make reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities. Please contact our People Group at 972.934.0022 or if you are interested in applying and need assistance to submit your application, or if you are interested in a position and believe you may require a reasonable commodation in order for you to perform its essential functions.

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*Notice to Canada Candidates In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Ryan ULC will provide accommodation, accessible formats and communication supports for the interview upon request. Ryan welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities*.

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