Job Description

Sr. Product Analyst (remote)

Job Locations: US-Remote

Requisition ID2022-73618

# of Openings: 1

Job Function: Program Management

Job Schedule: Regular Full-Time

Job Description Summary

Job Summary

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the collaboration with business stakeholder to identify and document the system level requirements that solution the business requirements.
  • Analyze and manage the business process flows and updates to system process flows and requirements.
  • Work with the project team to understand how the present and future business needs may impact the solution.
  • Define functional and non-functional requirements and work with the project team to prioritize release scope.
  • Review and edit requirements, specifications, business processes and make recommendations to support the proposed solution.
  • Actively participate in the creation of design specifications, user manuals, release notes, end-user training materials and general system documentation by analyzing business needs and creating or updating systems requirements.
  • Review, update and maintain requirements documents based on peer reviews and scope changes.
  • Actively participate in issue triage sessions by evaluating against existing requirements and determine outcome and priority.
  • Report status to team and take action where appropriate.
  • Support and contribute to the Requirements Development standard practices and procedures.
  • Coordinate and lead project peer reviews to ensure that requirements development methodologies are followed and the artifact content supports the scoped changes.
  • Identify anomalies and ensure that they are maintained through closure.
  • Assist with basic back end configuration changes or data preparation.
  • Work with the development team during the design phase to clarify use cases and/or requirements.
  • Work with the testing team during test preparation and execution to clarify use cases and acceptance criteria.
  • Participate in systems testing activities and in some cases, UAT activities.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 3 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent work experience.
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
  • Demonstrates good judgement in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.

Education and Experience Requirements

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Create functional agile requirements artifacts including user stories, and user story maps
  • Apply adept knowledge in prioritizing agile requirements and support the Product Owner in prioritizing requirement backlogs, based on an expert understanding of product strategy, plans and roadmaps
  • Become a subject matter expert on MAXIMUS business processes and product offerings

Additional Experience Requirements – Product Analyst Specific

  • Experience working with Agile software development methodologies including SAFe, Scrum, and Kanban
  • Experience in a Product Analyst or Product Owner role
  • Experience working with products developed using a Microservices Architecture (MSA)