Description Kforce has a client in search of a Business Analyst (BA) - Agile in Louisville, Kentucky (KY). The Business Analyst (BA) will help facilitate communication with Business Owners (BO), development team, and business stakeholders as necessary using Agile methodologies. The BA will elicit business requirements (features & stories) for incoming project requests and manage the product backlog. The BA will assist in identifying and detailing the conditions of acceptance (COA) for upcoming stories. The BA will ask business stakeholders probing questions to ensure the development team understands the requested work. The BA is expected to understand the business processes so to identify possible enhancements for the business and improve the value to the end user. Essential Job Functions: Employ Agile practices and lead the effort in defining features, stories and COAs; Manage requirements, use case, and artifact gathering processes and clearly communicate to the business and technical team members what is needed Ask probing questions to fully understand stories with the ability to provide feedback on possible implications of any and all requests; Accurately and concisely articulate issues, questions, and recommendations to business stakeholders, team members, and management Works with the business owners to manage the expectations for project completion Understand the -as-is- and -to-be- business processes as needed to ensure all parties are working toward the same goal; Model the expected system interactions, particularly when software is being developed Look for gaps in data requirements between what is in place and what is needed; Model the data requirements or work with the appropriate people to ensure that the data will support the new solution Create mock-ups of the new user interfaces as needed Support the business owner and operations team by discussing business and technical impacts of and dependencies related to priority decisions Requirements A minimum of four years direct experience in a business analyst role or Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Computer Science or related field and at least one year of direct experience developing business requirements, test plans or implementing systems Understanding of Agile processes with some exposure to related projects expected Strong project management skills, oral and written communication skills, and analytical skills necessary Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.