Business Analyst

Job Type: Full-time
Location: Cora Systems HQ, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Required Education: BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
Required experience: 3 years

Who are we?

Cora Systems is a worldwide leader in providing enterprise project and portfolio management solutions to global organizations and government agencies. Our flagship product, Cora PPM, powers transformation by aligning strategy and managing projects, portfolios and programs effectively. It is proven to help our clients deliver key business benefits and ROI.

Role

Cora are seeking an experienced Business Analyst to join our successful professional services delivery team. It offers an exciting opportunity to work within a high performing team and working on your own initiative whilst delivering the highest standard of service to clients and the project team. Specific responsibilities include developing detailed business requirement documents and understanding customer requirements. You should be an excellent communicator and comfortable managing multiple tasks. You need to be a team player and have a problem-solving aptitude.

Responsibilities

  • Provide business consultancy services to our customers
  • Understand and analyse the customers business needs and transform these into deliverable requirements for our software development team
  • Create user stories and process flows from defined requirements
  • Excellent presentation skills in both Client facing and internal to Cora teams
  • Excellent documentation skills to support both technical and non-technical documentation
  • Drive continuous improvement and innovation within Cora

Qualifications & Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, business or a related field
  • Proven working experience as a Business analyst in the information technology sector
  • Excellent knowledge or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Minimum of 3+ years working as a Business Analyst
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and juggle ever-changing priorities and deadlines
  • A customer-driven focus, with a history of consistently meeting and exceeding performance targets in relation to customer delivery
  • Avid seeker of business growth opportunities, process improvement and cost optimization
  • Proven ability to influence and communicate with C-suite executives
  • Experience of Project Management methodologies. Experience of working within an Agile framework would be a distinct advantage
  • Worked in a team structure delivering complex and multi-faceted programs of work
  • Travel to customer sites including global travel required

What’s life at Cora like?

Cora Systems has the feel and drive of a start up as we have a fun and hardworking culture plus a diverse workforce. We have been in business for 15+ years and we have a very strong and loyal customer base. Wanting to increase our foot print in the market we are going through an intense growth phase at the moment which leads to this fantastic opportunity for anyone that wants to join a vibrant team and help create market-leading award winning software.

To see what life at Cora is like check visit corasystems.com/careers ,which includes links to “Day in the Life” Videos and Blogs.

If you require further information or if you would like to be considered for the position please email careers@corasystems.com.

Note: Cora Systems do not require the assistance of third party recruitment agencies at this time.

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