Part Time Business Analyst
The Opportunity: Databloks is hiring a part time (20 hours/week) Business Analyst based in Chicago, Illinois who will report to the CEO or his designee. In this position, you will work with the Databloks team from the ground floor with the opportunity to grow to full time as Databloks grows. The Business Analyst will interact directly with our clients, partners, vendors, and stakeholders from multiple internal groups. The ideal candidate will be a team player who can work with minimal supervision in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
Responsibilities: The Business Analyst will work with Databloks's clients to analyze their system requirements. The analyst will meet with each client to understand the client's workflow and develop stories that describe how the client interacts with its current ERP software solution. These inquiries will primarily concern four functional areas: Sales Order Entry, Shipments, Invoicing, and Inventory Management. The main objective of the Business Analyst is to produce business requirements and system requirements that can be used to define software development tasks for the development team.
?? Stories – Use case stories regarding particular events and transactional activities supporting these events
?? Work Flows – Sequences of transactional events required to complete a business task
?? Business Rules – General and business specific logic that describes how to resolve business issues that arise from the work flows
?? Business Requirements – General systemic needs to support the business activities
?? Data Models – Review and enhance the data model at the core of the system support
?? System Requirements – Tasks needed to produce the system support defined by the business requirements
?? College degree
?? 1–2 years working with mid– and/or large–cap companies, documenting client business practices
?? 1–2 years working with one of the national or international accounting or consulting firms
?? Strong communication skills
?? Experience with writing business practice narratives, requirements, and specifications.
?? Ability to communicate with both business and technical personnel (and bridge gaps in communications between these disciplines)
?? Ability to work well with others and independently, super–smart, passionate about what you do, funny (or, at least can take a joke), and fired up about the opportunity that awaits Databloks.Company Description Founded by a team of executives with enterprise class technology experience, Databloks is building the next generation enterprise resource management solution to address the needs of its industrial clients.
We are adding to our dynamic team of energetic and creative thinkers who will revolutionize the way ERP can help clients address resource planning.
We appreciate and thank you in advance for your interest in our openings. At this time, only qualified candidates will be contacted. No phone calls or faxes, please. Direct applicants only, no third–party staffing inquiries. Databloks is an equal opportunity business.