Business Analyst II

Job Description

  
We are Farmers! 
  

Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world.

Want to learn more about our culture & opportunities? Check out farmers.com/careers and be sure to follow us on LinkedIn!

 

  
Job Summary 
  

Serves as a liaison between the Business and IT to provide solution to their business needs; Understands customers' objectives, processes, and products as well as the business systems capabilities; Supports users in building business case, including cost/benefit analysis, risk assessment, and project scope; Performs impact analysis and supports development of effort/cost estimates; Develops and documents functional specifications; Supports application testing, implementation, and training activities 

  
Essential Job Functions 
  

Performs impact analysis of application changes across various components, holding an end-to-end view of the system Defines project scope; Develops functional specifications; Prepares Preliminary Systems Design document Understands customers' objectives, processes, and products in order to make educated recommendations Acts as liaison between Business and IT, as assigned Supports the Application Subject Matter Experts in development of estimates / validation of suppliers' estimates Supports application testing, implementation, and training activities Performs quality review checks on project deliverables Supports users in building Business Case, including cost / benefit analysis, risk assessment, project scope, and development of a high level plan Drives day-to-day prioritization of work on capabilities, working with business 

  
Physical Actions 
  
Physical Environment 
  
Education Requirements 
  

High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred. 

  
Experience Requirements 
  

Level II: 1 year as a Business Analyst Level I or 4 years of experience in related areas 

  
Special Skill Requirement 
  

Managing Application security for internally managed Applications.

Documenting Processes and Procedures.
Collecting Audit Documentation.
Completing Requests within agreed SLA.

May require occasional traveling, Excellent written and oral skills in local language Able to take part in meetings and discussions and give information about own area of expertise, able to compose memos, simple letters and short texts. 

  

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 


Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 10/28/2019