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Senior IT Business & Quality Analyst

Kelly Services
Minneapolis, MN 55405
**Senior IT Business & Quality Analyst**

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with our client, a global financial institution, in the following areas:

**Location:** Minneapolis, MN (will start off with remote and may transition back to office later on)

**Duration:** 12 months with possibility of extension or contract to hire in the long run.

Candidate must be eligible to direct W2 contract without employment sponsorship.

**Job Descriptions & Responsibilities:**

The Senior IT Business & Quality Analyst will be supporting development and enhancement projects relating to Tax Reporting. This is a new role within the Organization, wearing two hats, working across the Business Analysis, Quality Assurance (QA) & Tax Project team to provide more focus and continuity between the requirements and testing phases of the work efforts.

You will be responsible of IT business analysis executing all aspects of requirements gathering and delivery including planning, elicitation, analysis and documentation, management, and support for changes to business areas and technology; as well as a Quality Assurance Analyst where you will perform User Acceptance Testing (UAT) as well as developing test plans and quality assurance of the applications.

Day to day duties include:

**Business Analyst**

+ Setting up and facilitating discussions with the business users in the Tax Reporting (TR) team to develop requirements, acceptance criteria and test plans.

+ Analysis of requirements gathered, translate and document results to produce detailed requirements usable by IT.

+ Work with Developers as well Tax Reporting (TR) team.

+ Carry out User Acceptance Testing i.e. creating test plans, conducting test cases; documenting test results, share test results with Tax Reporting team.

**Quality Assurance**

+ Participate in team meetings, reviewing requirements documents and frequent discussions with business stakeholders and developers.

+ Reviewing business & technical requirements to identify test scenarios, test cases & required test data.

+ Utilize HP-ALM and/or JIRA on a daily basis.

+ Training will be provided on ConformIQ & Hexawise which is utilized for test case optimization

+ Identifying regression scenarios and partnering with the QA Architect & Development team to identify regression automation opportunities

+ Work closely with the Tax Team to drive a shift-left mentality and reviewing unit test plans & results to ensure code deployments are QAT ready.

+ Create a Master Test Artefact and facilitate Enterprise-standard testing-related sign-offs.

**Job Requirements:**

+ Bachelors Degree in related fields.

+ IIBA BA certification or any BA certification is preferred

+ QE / QA Certification is preferred

+ Minimum 7 years experience as an IT Business Analyst and 2 years as a Quality Analyst

+ Financial Services industry, ideally in commercial tax domain, is highly preferred.

+ Experience in facilitating requirements gathering sessions remotely with a team of business partners or one on one.

+ Ability to work cross functional teams with Architects, Developers, QA and etc.

+ Strong technical knowledge to work with the Architects and development teams to capture technical requirements in ways they understand.

+ Experience in developing test plans, test cases & regression test suite development

+ Experience with Test Case Management tools such as HP-ALM & Jira.

+ Mainframe experience ability to navigate CICS screens and read JCL.

+ Ability to juggle multiple tasks/assignments on any given day.

+ Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with members of the team.

+ Strong leadership and business acumen to deal with difficult conversations and situations as they arise.

+ General leadership abilities such as driving work forward; raise and communicate issues and obstacles; manage work (including inputs and approvals from others) to identify and make reasonable target dates

+ Strong collaboration skills

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

Posted: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-12

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