Rose International, Inc. Business Analyst in Lansing MI, Michigan

div class="bodyTextHeading5"Position Title: Business Analyst/div div class="bodyTextHeading5"Position Number: 290017/div div class="bodyTextHeading5"Location: Lansing, MI/div div class="bodyTextHeading5"Desired Skill Set:/divdiv class="bodyText5"Agile, Business Analyst, Project Management, SCRUM, SDLC/div div class="bodyTextHeading5"Position Description:/divdiv class="bodyText5"**STEM-OPT is not available**Role: Business AnalystStart Date: 07/23/2018End Date: 07/22/2019Location: Lansing MI 48933Interview type: In Person OnlyShort Description:Seeking a Business Analyst to assist with multiple business initiatives for the CLIENT. Ideal candidates would be interested in transitioning into a full time State of Michigan position.Complete Description:The analyst will be responsible for data gathering and analysis of software product requirements for web applications and business support operations. This role serves and the liaison between the CLIENT business client and the development team. Knowledge of the software development lifecycle, agile practices ,the ability to learn, and work as a member of a team ensures success in this position. Daily Tasks:• Assist in gathering requirements and project specifications.• Manage project tasks, timelines, and communication between business product owner and development team.• Assist IT manager with State of Michigan project management tool, including project status reports and resource demand projections.Years of Experience:• 4-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.Job Description:• Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.• Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.• A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.• Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.• 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.• Perform