Junior Business Analyst

Psychology Today New York , NY 10001

Posted 1 week ago

If you live and breath data, if you're as proficient at communicating with end users as you are with developers, and if you want to join a team building products used by millions, then you may have found your new home!

ABOUT US:

  • We are the premier online publisher in the field of Psychology.
  • We connect millions of people seeking help with the right Therapist.
  • Were entrepreneurial and nimble, but unlike a start-up - we're a secure place to work.
  • We generate revenue, have a proven track record, and an authoritative 50 year old brand.
  • Were a friendly group of doers, freethinkers and problem solvers.
  • This is an opportunity to be yourself, be inspired, and do fulfilling and challenging work from home.


STILL CURIOUS:

  • Search Google for a "Therapist" in your City or Zip, and youll find Psychology Today's Directory at the top of the organic search results.
  • Read the latest posts at psychologytoday.com - find information on a psychology subject that interests you.

DAY IN THE LIFE:

We work in a collaborative environment and although our team is geographically separated in the US and Canada, we work very closely together in a shared code environment. Although we communicate continuously, you should be able to work independently without supervision to meet deadlines.

Requirements

The Junior Agile Business Analyst acts as a liaison between business, technical and editorial groups, gathering and documenting business requirements, developing high level application designs, and partnering with teams on specifications.

  • BA/BS degree
  • 1+ years experience working in agile software development
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with site architecture, SEO and front end applications.
  • Work with product owner to implement product vision as elicited from business stakeholders.
  • Participate in development efforts from ideation to production delivery using an agile methodology.
  • Support product owner by helping them analyze the business domain, stocking the product backlog, and grooming the product backlog.
  • Support editorial team content strategy with data and analysis.
  • Support development team in resolving requirements and specifications issues as needed.
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Strong technical knowledge of back-end application and system technologies, including database, middle-tier and user interface layers
  • Ability to see tasks through to completion without significant guidance
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills
  • Experience working with continuous delivery and continuous integration, with frequent deployments to production.
  • Effectively work with remote teams

Benefits

  • Highly competitive salaries
  • No politics: just a collaborative, focused, energetic, work environment that encourages creative solutions
  • A virtual office: freedom and independence to work from anywhere
  • An awesome, talented team of friendly people
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