Business Analyst in Alpharetta, GA at Scientific Games

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

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Job Description

The Business Analyst will fill the role of preparing requirements for projects and products so that the Software Development team can develop accordingly. This will require the coordination of the software development team, documentation team, and interfacing with the lottery customer confirming requirements and specification in an effort to provide an agreement of requested services through the Quality Control testing efforts not only with the development team but the lottery as well.  

• Schedule review of requirements and specifications with the customer with the goal to obtain sign off.
• Ability to interface with Software development, technical services, network, documentation, training, departments to keep apprise of functionality especially as required for proposal and specification writing.
• Ability to interface and create System Requirement Specifications for the Lottery identifying business reasons for software processing requirements.
• Ability to oversee preparation for and potentially manage user acceptance testing of new and/or improved software where required.
• Ability to work with Corporate Software Development to design the requirements for software enhancements.
• Plan for and conduct testing and implementation of software releases.
• Application of a structured methodology to ensure requirements, documentation and solutions are in line with best practice principles.
• Ability to use change management best practices process adopted by NASPL to manage projects.
• Ability to gather and author technical specification requirements for new software.
• Produce detailed, high quality documentation including business requirements, functional specifications and process maps.
• Prepare estimates for implementation efforts.
• Ability to coordinate user acceptance testing.
• Ability to evaluate software change requests.

Job Requirements

• Experience with functional business analysis
• Experience with the development of all aspects of the system implementation including, but not limited to, gathering requirements, design, development, testing and support
• Experience with Architecture, System Design, Configuration, Customization, Integration and Testing, Production Cutover and Support
• Knowledge of integration points and the order in which these must be executed
• Use case creation and application
• Experience with gap analysis and strategic roadmap/blueprint development
• Experience with large Full Life Cycle (FLC) project implementation
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and/or 5 years of related work experience
• Knowledge and experience in product promotions, hardware and systems software, and process flows
• Working knowledge of Windows and Unix operating systems
• Working knowledge of SQL and SQL Server
• Expert knowledge in MS Office applications
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Ability to communicate technical topics to all levels of employees and customers
• Requires strong computer skills and proficiency in computer server level hardware and operating systems
• Strong organizational skills
• Project management capabilities
• Strongly prefer a CCBA certification or similar credential

Scientific Games is engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses.  As a result, SG employees will be required to obtain a gaming or other license(s), undergo background investigations, security checks and drug testing.  In addition to passing the Scientific Games’ background check, certain SG employees will be required to undergo additional background investigations conducted by Scientific Game’s customers.  These additional investigations could include security checks and credit checks.  Failure to pass one of our customers’ investigations could result in termination of employment.
SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you’d like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEOC Poster.


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