Business Analyst

Department: Software Development
Location: Charlotte, NC

Are you looking for an opportunity with a cutting-edge software company?

We are seeking a Business Analyst to join the NASCENT Team!

Business Analyst Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience as a Business Analyst or similar work experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferably in Computer Science, Business, or Information Systems)
  • Experience working as a Software Developer, QA Tester, or Business Analyst
  • Strong ability to explain and document the architecture of a system using UML standard documents (ERDs, Process Flows, DFDs, Mockups, etc.)
  • Problem-solving skills with the ability to adapt and pay close attention to detail
  • Understanding of Microsoft SQL and ability to perform simple select queries
  • Experienced user of MS Office toolset (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and JIRA
  • Professional oral and written communication and customer service skills
  • Skills in establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with other employees
  • Experience in sales is a plus

Business Analyst Responsibilities

  • Communicate with external/internal stakeholders to determine objective of software solutions
  • Collaborate with product owners to design and document solutions
  • Create relevant UML documents to define and present solution to software development and QA testing teams
  • Provide entity relationship diagrams, mockups, process flow diagrams, and other UML documents to define solutions
  • Present proposed solutions to internal and external stakeholders
  • Troubleshoot system errors from the perspective of an end-user
  • Lead backlog grooming sessions and explain backlog items to team for story point estimations
  • Manage documentation and backlog estimation timelines requested by multiple parties
  • Develop feature descriptions for statement of work proposals to prospective clients
  • Collaborate with external teams to define JSON/XML interfaces and map fields to determine gaps/opportunities
  • Participate in sprint planning and provide guidance to team on efficiency opportunities
  • Other duties as assigned

A generous compensation/benefits package is offered that includes     

  • Comprehensive benefits package to include medical, dental and vision from day one
  • Company paid short/long term disability and basic life
  • Voluntary short/long term disability and life
  • 401k traditional/ROTH with employer matching
  • Staff fitness center
  • Positive work environment/culture
  • Paid time off
  • 9 paid holidays

Leading Innovation

NASCENT has always been an innovator.  Since ushering automation into gate systems in 1996, we have been early adopters and, in some cases, the sole integrators and developers of many leading-edge technologies and concepts.  We work tirelessly to leverage such technology within gate automation.

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