Business Analyst in Cedar Rapids, IA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/1/2019

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Job #:  982062
Business Analyst
Cedar Rapids, IA
Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT Staffing firm, has a Business Analyst open to work directly with business partners to elicit strong acceptance criteria. Technical skills include: SQL, JIRA. Preferred skills include: experience in finance.
Applicants must have 5+ years on Business Analyst experience.  If interested, send a resume to Mat Meyer, our PMO-focused Recruiter in Des Moines, via 
Overview of position:
  • Helping clear a backlog of production support and enhancement tickets within JIRA 
  • Resource will work directly with business partners to elicit strong acceptance criteria for the system changes
  • This in turn will help the developers clear the backlog of JIRA tickets

Required skills:
  • 5+ years in a traditional business analyst role in a technology environment
  • Extensive ability to write technical requirements
  • Experience w/ functional specifications and design
  • Need SQL knowledge - able to query a table and make sense of data
  • Background in Finance is preferred
  • Extremely strong ability to communicate and be articulate to all levels of business
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks
  • Self-starter that is willing to ask questions when not sure
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to articulate and document requirements in a clear and concise manner that are proficient.

Preferred skills:
  • Experience in finance.


•Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks and our Referral Program.

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