Business Analyst Vertafore, Inc.
As a Business Analyst you will be responsible for applying business and systems knowledge, coupled with excellent communication skills to gather and create business and functional requirements. Your expertise will identify, evaluate, document and develop solutions that will solve complex business problems and initiatives.
This role will be required to:
Respond to customer requests for customized solutions
Elicit and document requirements
Work closely with development to review requirements and identify scope of work
Review functional requirements with Operations Team to build Statements of Work
Consult with users and developers to determine business, functional and technical requirements for specified applications
Develop effective reporting tools for the business unit
Define, develop and implement quality assurance practices and procedures, end user test plans and other QA assessments
WHO ARE YOU?
You have shown the ability to organize and disseminate information efficiency and have the ability to multi task in a fast paced environment
You have excellent communication skills including discussing complex technical information with non-technical people
You have a demonstrated track record of meeting project deadlines on time
You have proven to be a dedicated contributor that will work tirelessly in delivering outstanding service, support, and assistance to end customers
You enjoy learning and mastering repetitive processes
You have a positive attitude, great sense of humor, are a team player and have a desire to impact change
You are proficient with T-SQL and enjoy working with data
You are experienced building and fixing Crystal Reports
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
The successful candidate should exhibit the following skills and abilities:
Business Requirements Definition - Demonstrated knowledge of business requirements definition in practical applications of moderate difficulty. Able to analyze business requirements to determine processing flow, testing scenarios and user requirements
Business Knowledge - Fundamental knowledge of the insurance industry
Business Analysis - Ability to grasp and apply basic analysis concepts and break-down a problem to achieve conclusions
Change Management - Working knowledge of technical tools to analyze changes, and skills to communicate with internal and external work partners
Facilitation - Able to facilitate meetings and processes through either prior training or direct experiences
A proven track record with:
o Implementing solutions to identified problems via code
o Working with data (Intermediate SQL skills preferred. Should be comfortable querying data)
o Ability to evolve and adapt to a wide range of problems
o Excellent written and verbal communication skills
o Excellent customer service skills
o Experience using analysis and reporting tools and database systems (Crystal Reports is a plus)
o Advanced MS Excel experience using pivot tables and macros
o Experience in mapping complex business processes
Vertafore Company Overview
Vertafore, Inc. is a leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry including independent agents, brokers, MGAs, carriers and reinsurers. For more than 30 years, Vertafore has leveraged a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions?powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 end users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Currently, over 1,200 employees nationwide, with continued growth plans well into the future. Our corporate headquarters are in Bothell, WA with offices nationwide. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages along with 18 days PTO/10 paid holidays, free parking and company sport teams and much more. A big advocate of training, development and promoting from within, we have a vested interest in our employees.
Vertafore is privately held by TPG Capital, the global buyout group of TPG, a leading private investment firm with a long-standing global presence. Founded in 1992, TPG Capital has $48 billion of assets under management and has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
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