General Information

Location: Hamilton, NJ

Organization: Medavante-Prophase, Inc

Job Type: Full Time - Regular

Description and Requirements

SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Business Analyst will work in a multi-project, cross-functional capacity and will be responsible for supporting the ongoing developmental execution of one or more WCG products. The position involves close interaction with technical product managers, market-focused product strategists, project managers, solution architects, engineering development/test teams, and key customers/business stakeholders.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree in science, information technology, or business or equivalent work experience.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSE/REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS:
-Scrum Product Owner Certification is a plus
-Pragmatic Marketing Framework Certification is a plus

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:
-Minimum of 2 years’ experience in business analysis, software development/implementation project management and/or product management, preferably in the Life Sciences industry with 21 CFR Part 11 compliant commercial products.-
-Minimum 1 years’ experience with agile scrum methodology, including authoring user stories.
-Proficient in meeting with internal and external customers to gather/analyze business requirements.
-Proficient written and verbal communicator with both technical and non-technical individuals.
-Must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
-Strong aptitudes for conceptual thinking in business context, assertiveness, and detail orientation.
-Demonstrated ability to effectively work independently, as a collaborative team member consisting of onshore and offshore resources in support of producing successful product releases.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.
-Lead collaboration efforts with scrum teams to create and refine process flows, user interface mockups, and user stories with acceptance criteria to meet documented business needs for a release.
-Work with market subject matter experts to develop market need driven business requirements.
-Support technical product managers in guiding the developmental execution of one or more WCG products.
-Support technical product managers’ authoritative voice of a product’s capabilities to business stakeholders.
-Document business needs and supporting justifications for planning upcoming releases.
-Create and refine detailed functional and non-functional requirements in support of development and testing and trace them to business requirements.
-Identify edge-cases, error conditions, dependencies and impacts to other areas and other systems.
-Support backlog grooming sessions for setting priorities for the product backlog.
-Provide input into sprint planning sessions and daily scrum team stand up meetings.
-Represent the voice of the customer to the scrum team on a constant ongoing basis.
-Co-Lead requirements reviews to identify missing, unclear, or conflicting requirements.
-Provide input to and sometimes lead reviews of end user, administration, and training materials to ensure consistency with the software and the intended business needs.
-Author customer facing release notes that describe changes in business terms of what and why.
-Educate business stakeholder, implementation, operations, and sales staff on product features and enhancements on an as-needed basis.
-Perform live software demonstrations on-site, or via web conference software.
-Develop customer specific user stories and functional requirements.
-Other duties as assigned by supervisor. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here.
-Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of the position.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Coordination and oversight of cross-functionally staffed project sub-teams.

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to travel up to 10% of the time.