(800) 774-8036

Senior Business Analyst

Glendale, CA
Date Added: December 20, 2019
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst in Glendale, CA.

: 18 month(s)

Position Summary: The Sr. BA must have experience designing, implementing and supporting applications and services, to support Motion Pictures Production. He or she will bring that experience to bear, as well as build a deep understanding of current and future technologies associated with the Studio businesses they support; they will be seen as an expert by Studio Technology and business partners alike. He or she will identify current and future business needs and determine how best to meet those needs. This includes working with the business and the technology teams to gather requirements for new solutions, working with specialists to define intuitive solutions, understanding business processes, and systems and staying abreast of current trends in the marketplace.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Liaise business requirements from stakeholders to all necessary parties
  • Act as the senior business analyst for the development and maintenance of in-house software applications
  • Define, groom and accept user stories based on stakeholder requests
  • Act as the primary point of contact for the development and maintenance of 3rd party vendor software
  • Define requirements, maintain the backlog, approve functional releases based on UAT performed in staging environments and manage relationships with vendors
  • In close partnership with the Manager and business stakeholders, develop the product vision and product roadmap
  • Define and measure KPIs that support project business case(s) and recurring spend
  • Communicate all successes, opportunities and risks in formal communications
Basic Qualifications:
An ideal candidate has experience working at a studio or on a production; this role will work directly with studio personnel and production crew and must be able to keep pace with the productions and all of their technology needs. To be successful in this role, experience managing a diverse portfolio of applications that are heterogeneous in nature is necessary, for example: 3rd party vendor apps, in-house apps, financial systems, workflow management software, reporting platforms, artificial intelligence, and proof of concepts as well as mature applications. Strong written and verbal skills plus the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences at all experience levels is essential. The ability to present complex processes and abstract ideas in meaningful visual representations is important in this position. Strong project management skills, resource and timeline management, risk assessment, and the ability to work with external contractors and consultants is core to performing well this role.
  • 7+ yrs of experience performing business analysis within a large enterprise covering both business and information technology domains
  • 5+ years of Product Ownership experience
  • 3+ yrs of experience using Agile SCRUM methodology
  • Proficient workflow and process diagraming in UML
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of Film production preferred
  • Certified Agile
Required Education:
BS or equivalent experience

Don't delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/

Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.
Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you're located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!

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