Our client, a nationally acclaimed interdisciplinary research center in Mississippi seeks a Systems Analyst to work with customers and conduct user interviews to understand the complete business processes and produce technical specifications that aid in building the technological solutions or applications. You will work closely with Product Owner, Scrum Master, Developers and Project Manager to verify that business requirements are being met and any changes to requirements are promptly documented and communicated with the teams. You will identify, assess and fully document business and technical requirements using tools like JIRA and Confluence.
Title: Systems Analyst
Location: Northern Mississippi (2 hours from Memphis, Jackson, Birmingham). Multi-cultural, progressive university community offering a low cost of living with all the amenities. Minimal traffic - commutes.
Compensation: Salaried. Retirement and pension plans. Generous paid time off. Full benefits. Relocation assistance.
Required: Bachelor's Degree. Strong written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to understand and document software business rules and requirements using diagrams, written use cases, and user stories. Strong organization skills and the ability to self-direct efforts to complete documentation requirements. Jira. Confluence. Sketch wireframes of input components. Identify and model data requirements.
Highly desirable: MBA. A working knowledge of Enterprise Java and-or Mobile Applications. Grant application and-or proposal writing. Software test and validation.
* Qualified TN eligible, current F1-OPT (preferred) and H1B visa holders with outstanding oral and written English communication skills are encouraged to apply.