14 West

Business Analyst

Job ID 2020-2951
Job Locations
US-MD-Baltimore
Category
Information Technology

Overview

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Do you have an eagle eye for detail? Are you organizing circles around everyone in the room? Do you get a thrill from working hard and being productive?

 

If your honest answer to each question is an enthusiastic YES, they want to hear from you.

 

Money Map Press is looking for a Business Analyst to bring organization and discipline to a portfolio of software development projects using Scrum methodology. They are searching for a passionate, smart, highly-focused, dedicated team player who is looking to take their career to the next level. If you’re right for this position, you’ll make learning our systems and processes a top priority, and make delivering their projects on-time and under budget your mission, all while communicating frequently and clearly with stakeholders.

 

In 2018, they were also voted The Baltimore Sun’s Top Workplace For New Ideas in Baltimore. You can learn more about life at Money Map Press by checking out their “Workplace Highlight” blog post.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate important information to Product Owners and Project Stakeholders.
  • As project deliverables are completed ensure delivery teams are given documentation and expectations.
  • Hold Product Owners accountable for deliverables, ensuring that Stakeholder expectations and results are properly communicated.
  • Ensure all project documentation, meeting notes and timelines are documented in Confluence.
  • Organize and facilitate recurring meetings for Product Owner.
  • Write requirements and user stories needed for all requests.
  • Crunch numbers and forecast complex timelines, account for churn. Present in weekly report to Product Owner.
  • Be ready to report on project status formally and on-the-fly.
  • Provide Product Owner and eCommerce Director with a weekly report of in-progress projects with statuses.
  • Generate and update requirements, priority, business impact and recommended start dates for in-queue projects.

Qualifications

  • Is passionately organized and lights up when talking about their process.
  • Holds himself/herself to standards beyond what is expected.
  • Is sharp, catches on quickly, and will teach himself/herself the rest.
  • Is energized by and invites a challenge.
  • Considers common sense a virtue.
  • Communicates clearly and effectively, face-to-face and in writing.
  • Is unwaveringly dependable and accountable for his/her own actions.
  • Is willing to help out a teammate and pitch in when needed.

Expectations

  • 30 days: Awareness of all open projects assigned to Product Owner. Have basic understanding of reporting needs for each project.
  • 60 days: Maintain documentation and meeting notes for project deliverables. Assist Product Owner in writing requirements and use cases. Collect project impact stats at the end of each project. 
  • 90 days: Full ownership of maintaining project backlogs. Guide request process from conception to release under direction from Product Owner. Communicate and plan delivery of requests with Product Owner and delivery teams in weekly team meetings.
  • 180 days: Facilitate work done between request and delivery teams. Responsible for making sure request and delivery teams meet the expectations of Product Owner. 

365 days: Advise, organize, and plan the product strategy logistics. Oversee the development process leading up to the release date and define all post-deployment tasks needed to complete each request. Establish repeatable processes to keep pulse on closed projects

 

Money Map Press offers competitive salary and an excellent benefits package, including medical and dental coverage, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), paid holidays, personal leave, and vacation.

 

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to the link provided.

 

About Money Map Press

Money Map Press is a group of top experts focused on the global economy. Led by veteran publisher Mike Ward, they have one goal: to make investing profitable. Their subscribers get access to a team of investment experts with more than 250 years of combined experience who deliver analysis and actionable investing ideas to put subscribers on a path to greater wealth.

Working there can be heaven on Earth for someone who is hungry to learn and have a fun, fulfilling career.

But it’s not the place for everyone...

One of the qualities you need to possess to make it at Money Map Press is drive. And we mean “through-the-roof” kind of drive. The kind of drive that can – and has, actually – double a company’s size and revenues in just 18 months.

If passion drives everything you do, Money Map Press is looking for you.

 

Money Map Press is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all applicable Federal, State and local employment laws. No question in this Application is intended to elicit information in violation of any such law, nor will any information obtained in response to any question be used in violation of any such law. Applicants with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the application and/or interview process may contact us at here@14west.us to arrange for such accommodation.

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