the Business Agility Analyst (BAA) will create business value by participating in the full lifecycle of business requirements, solution design, solution build and test and solution deployment and training for our Vantage technology solutions across Insurance and Reinsurance. This includes our vendor packages for policy/billing/claims, reinsurance and general ledger as well as our custom solutions such as our portals and underwriting workbench. Depending on the scope and complexity of projects, the BAA will work closely with our business stakeholders, system integration partners and Vantage IT to create deliverables throughout the lifecycle of the project, with significant efforts being spent on requirements and testing phases. These deliverables will include business requirements, user stories and journeys, checkpoints, sprint planning, backlog prioritization, agendas, conflict resolution methods, work plans, risk assessments, feasibility studies, test plans, acceptance criteria, user training and more.
* Elicits, analyzes, specifies, and validates the business needs of stakeholders. * Collaborates with project sponsors to determine project scope and vision. * Conducts interviews to gather customer requirements via workshops, questionnaires, surveys, site visits, workflow storyboards, use cases, scenarios, and other methods. * Identifies and establishes scope and parameters of requirements analysis on a project-by-project basis to define project impact, outcome criteria, and metrics * Analyzes and verifies requirements for completeness, consistency, comprehensibility, feasibility, and conformity to standards. Owns the requirements traceability matrix. * Translates conceptual customer requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner that is comprehensible to technicians. * Creates process models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction and clarify solution approach. * Develops and conducts reviews of the business requirements to ensure that requirement specifications are correctly interpreted. * Manages and tracks the status of requirements throughout the project lifecycle; ensures that backlog requirements are transitioned to BAU operational processes including prioritization and release planning.