IT Business Analyst/Project Manager

Department: IT

Location: New York

Date: June 27th, 2017

Job Description


Reporting to: Vice President, Information Technology

 

In the context of a massive software modernization, JCDecaux is implementing a New Sales System solution from the ground up. Joining the Application team, the IT Business Analyst/Project Manager will work on the requirements gathering and implementation of Finance-related projects within the program (billing, fee calculation, reporting solution). The candidate must have excellent analytic and problem solving skills, knowledge of technology, and excellent verbal and written communication skills.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain project plans following an Agile methodology
  • Track delivery schedules, ensuring proper quality assurance, manage changes in work scope.
  • Serve as a liaison between local, offshore and Corporate IT teams to drive projects and report out status and updates.
  • Perform current state analysis of existing business systems, applications and functions.
  • Produce timely and high quality requirements-related work products, including requirement specifications, process flows, mock-ups and wireframes.
  • Keep track of software deliveries and change requests
  • Assist key-users during testing and training phase
  • Work closely with managers and staff to ensure proper allocation of resources based on deadlines.
  • Plan, facilitate and execute system / functional testing and UAT for projects and enhancements.
  • Opportunity to learn how to design reports on a Business Intelligence platform

Requirements


Desired Skills:

  • Ability to interface with technical employees and senior executives.
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to convey technical processes and terminology into easy to understand language.
  • Hands-on experience with iterative software development life cycle
  • Proven expertise win API's, Connectors and Integrations between applications
  • Ability to work under strict deadlines to meet or exceed team goals
  • Experience in the setup, tracking & reporting of project management performance metrics
  • Understanding of accounting concepts
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools (Tableau, Power BI or other BI platforms)
  • Coding skills and or SQL knowledge is a plus

Qualifications:

  • Degree, equivalent degree or work with preferred concentration in IT, Computer Science, Engineering, Project Management or related discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years of practical IT 
  • Strong self-motivation balanced with a desire to achieve team goals
  • Working knowledge of PM tools such as JIRA and MS Excel

If interested, please apply here.