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Business Analyst Resume

Dallas, TX

SUMMARY:

  • 11+ years of experience, comprising of 7+ years as a Business Analyst specializing in Requirement Management, Documentation and Project coordination.
  • In - depth experience in project management, financial management, business process re-engineering, business administration, information technology applications, customer service and strategic planning working with Finance, Private Banking, Loan Origination and Mortgage industries
  • Experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile Software Development, Data Analysis.
  • Experience in writing and maintaining the Requirement Definition Document that included Business Requirements (BRD) and Functional Requirements (FRD).
  • Developing business test cases and working with QA teams during testing phase thereby facilitating acceptance testing with stakeholders and business users
  • Extensive experience in e-commerce and the shopping cart management in the retail industry.
  • Extensive experience on creating business process models using workflow diagrams and system modeling using UML diagrams, Entity Relationship (E-R) Diagrams, and Data-Flow Diagrams.
  • Performed planning and development of Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Scenario to meet product’s business and solution requirements.
  • Experience in writing test plans, defining test cases, developing and maintaining test scripts. Assist in the development of ad-hoc reports or presentations
  • Conducted User Acceptance Testing (UAT). Performing early analysis of existing systems to help define integrations.
  • Good knowledge of SQL queries and PL/SQL procedures.
  • Experience in the documentation of specifications, creating step-by step technical and user manuals with illustrations, designing and implementing new processes and technology
  • Good analytical, communication, problem solving, decision making, presentation and organization skills.
  • Hands on experience of Data validation using V lookup Excel and SQL queries
  • Designed and review various documents including the Software Requirement Specifications (SRS), Business requirements document (BRD), Use Case Specifications, Functional Specifications (FSD), Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) and Test Plan documents
  • Excellent Skills in Performance Management to support strategic planning, goal setting, strengthen accountability, enhance decision making, and improve customer service.
  • Also worked as a Project Manager where prioritized and coordinated tasks within the team to complete project within deadline
  • Have proven quality of leadership and good understanding of vendor/ client relationships
  • Experience in conducting Joint Application Development (JAD) sessions for requirements gathering and analysis

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Rational Clear Quest
  • Unified Modeling Language (UML)
  • Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Excel)
  • Microsoft Project
  • MS Visio
  • Systems development life cycle (SDLC)
  • E/R Design
  • Waterfall
  • Prototype and Agile Modeling and the Rational Unified Process (RUP)
  • Windows 95/98/00/XP/Vista/7/10 and SQL
  • MS-Visio
  • Quality Center
  • Microsoft .NET
  • Access.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Dallas, TX

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Gathered requirements by interviewing the various business involved
  • Created and developed new functionality in the application to meet automobile loan needs
  • Designed and developed Use Cases, Activity Diagrams., Sequence Diagrams, and OD using UML
  • Analyzed existing system logic difficulties and revised them as needed
  • Thoroughly studied the requirements for the process re-engineering
  • Prepared Business Requirement Documents (BRDs) after the collection of Functional Requirements from System Users that provided appropriate scope of work for technical team to develop prototype and overall system.
  • Interacted with users for verifying User Requirements, managing Change Control Process, updating existing Documentation
  • Created relationships in Requirement Traceability Matrix linking Business Requirements to Functional requirements and Functional Requirements to Systems Requirements.
  • Conducted Joint Application Development (JAD) sessions with IT groups. Identified the Key Changes, and participated in Stakeholder Management to communicate effectively with them
  • Assisted in building a business analysis process model using Rational Rose and Visio.
  • Collaborated with project manager to organize training material and write user manuals

Environment: HTML MS Word, MS Excel, MS project.

Confidential

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Used Requirement Analysis Approach for documenting requirements
  • Responsible for Functional Design document, business process flow and Data Architecture plan
  • Prepared reengineering process of Data Architecture with development team to proposed new solution
  • Provided reporting support for Sales operations
  • Identify document process for data combination mapping, data resources and business requirement logic for back end database
  • Performed Functional testing manually and validated data by using SQL queries.
  • Maintained all Open action items log and updated regularly
  • Prepared UAT Plan and conducted end to end testing with users
  • Coordinated team meeting daily with development team to escalate the process
  • Written test scripts and prepared mock up data for UAT testing

Environment: Business Intelligence, BOBJ Universe, Oracle 11i, Sales force, SAP, Gem fire SQL, POS System, DOORS, Confluence

Confidential

Manager / Owner

Responsibilities:

  • Manage d an d eventuall y owned th e business .
  • Supervise d ful l stor e
  • Used Quickbooks pro software technology for warehouse inventory
  • Used Quickens for banking and finance tracking of monetary funds
  • Lead a team of 15 sales employees
  • Analyzed weekly report of items that sell the most on the floor and placing a re-order on those items.

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