Cox Automotive, Inc.
Description Cox Auto is seeking an Senior Business Analyst, in our Gilbert, Arizona to deliver Enterprise software products in a fast paced Agile environment. Job Summary: The Senior Business Analyst is a champion for the business within Cox Auto IT. The Senior Business Analyst will be responsible for quickly and effectively gathering and communicating requirements for new solutions to meet the changing needs of the business. Superior communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work across the organization, excellent analytical skills, initiative and the ability to lead a team of Business Analysts in a team environment are keys to this position. Cox Auto Product Delivery teams work in highly collaborative Agile teams. Candidates who have experience documenting user stories, diagrams and acceptance criteria and collaborating with product, development and QA teams are preferred. The ability to work independently with little supervision is required. We seek candidates who are able to communicate effectively with business partners and technical team members and bring them to agreement Technology We Use: SQL, Process modeling using Pega, Visio or similar, Wireframes using Axure, Balsamiq or similar, Story tracking using Version One, Rally or similar Your Role: \u2022 Consult with sponsors, Product Owners and team members to define and articulate the business problem and product vision, developing user stories and acceptance criteria to describe success for the story \u2022 Elicit requirements using a variety of techniques, including gap analysis, observation, interviews and facilitating workshops. \u2022 Provide useful models for \as-is\ and \to-be\ business processes, data flow paths and system interactions \u2022 Own story card quality. Collaborate with subject matter experts, sponsors, developers and QA to reduce potential gaps in requirements. \u2022 Create interface mock-ups, either directly or by collaboration with UX designers \u2022 Proactively work to identify, communicate and resolve issues and risks that inhibit progress \u2022 Take initiative and apply problem solving skills to remove blockers, reduce churn and improve team performance \u2022 Demonstrate the ability to effectively work on large complex projects spanning the ecosystem Qualifications Education and Experience: Bachelor\u2019s degree preferred in Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering 5-8 years of IT BA experience implementing software solutions What We Look For: Demonstrated experience facilitating requirements gather sessions, articulating user stories and driving completion Experience with high volume, external customer facing web applications is preferred\u00a0 The ability to understand data relationships, write and execute SQL queries is preferred Experience with agile development principles and values is strongly preferred Pega or other BPM platforms a plus COX-231 About Cox Automotive Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, retail, financial and wholesale solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. The Cox Automotive family includes Autotrader\u00ae, Dealer.com\u00ae, Dealertrack\u00ae, Kelley Blue Book\u00ae, Manheim\u00ae, NextGear Capital\u00ae, vAuto\u00ae, VinSolutions\u00ae, Xtime\u00ae, incadea\u00ae and a host of other brands. With a complete and connected view of the automotive ecosystem, Cox Automotive is a global company connecting people, cars and capabilities with services that link the automotive value chain. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. For more information about Cox Automotive, visit . Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants\/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual\u2019s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Organization :Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxautoinc.com
Cox Automotive is a leading provider of products and services that span the automotive ecosystem worldwide. We’ve built the strongest portfolio in the industry with more than 20 brands that together provide end-to-end digital marketing, wholesale and commerce solutions for customers large and small. Our goal is to simplify the trusted exchange of vehicles and maximize value for dealers, manufacturers and car shoppers.