22 days old
2018-03-292018-04-26

Business Analyst

Murrysville, PA 15668
  • Job Code
    611381
  • Payrate
    $35 To $38

We are looking for a Business Analyst in Murrysville, PA


This position will likely exceed the 6 month duration based on performance.


To be responsible for requirements development and management for the assigned components of the Encore product family.


- Prepare product and functional specifications.


- Transfer information in the form of product and/or system requirements from Product Marketing to Engineering.


- Manage requirement change requests in relation to the project plans to ensure agreed deadlines are met.


- Assist in the creation of user and system test plans.


- Maintain a trace matrix to map requirements through each phase of the product development process.


- Engage with the engineering team throughout the development process to ensure that marketing requirements are accurately implemented as features in the product.


- Serve as Product Owner to one or more Scrum agile development teams.


The successful candidate will learn the features of the product family, what users of the product want to accomplish and what features they value, and the important aspects of the systems, applications, and devices that interact with the assigned areas of the Encore product family, and how those interactions work. Establish and maintain professional relationships in other Philips Respironics business units such as Sleep Therapy, Home Ventilation, Patient Interface, and other relevant groups.


Your team


This position will be part of a software product group that develops the Encore family of computer applications, which are used by clinicians and therapists to analyze and evaluate that data that is collected by mechanical ventilators and medical devices that treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). These software applications are both web based and MS Windows based and are distributed and used by outside customers to manage patients data, to evaluate how the therapy is improving the patient's quality of life, and to generate reports for doctors, insurance companies, etc. This position will act as a liaison between the software development team and Product Marketing.


We are looking for


Seeking a highly motivated professional with a passion for software applications. The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of experience on a software development team but not necessarily a programmer.


Bachelors Degree from an accredited university is required. Since a Business Analyst is a mix between Business/Marketing skills and Computer Science/IT skills, one of the following is preferred: 1) A Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or software related program along with an MBA, or 2) A Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or Marketing with extensive experience with the process of developing computer software. Applicants with equivalent degrees such as a Bachelors Degree in Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or Quantitative Business Analysis will also be considered. Agile and Scrum experience strongly preferred.


The candidate will be required to demonstrate proficiency in:


- Writing requirements specifications for computer applications that are unambiguous, testable, and verifiable.


- Interacting directly with end users (clinicians, homecare health providers, etc.), Software Engineers, Project Managers, and Marketing Managers.


- Software application development and/or the process of developing software.


- Distinguishing between customer requests and needs.


- Creating use cases, user stories, acceptance criteria, and other forms of requirements documentation


- Tracing product requirements through the design, implementation, and test phases of development

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