OPS IT Business Analyst

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Mar 17, 2022
Technology Full Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Classification Title:

OPS IT Business Analyst

Job Description:

Information Services in UF Research is seeking a candidate with experience in both Information Technology and Business Administration for the role of IT Business Analyst. The candidate will be responsible for gathering business requirements from University stakeholders and translating them into technical documents for the software development team. Effective communication skills, the ability to discover, organize, and clarify business needs are required. The incumbent should be experienced in writing Epics and User Stories, working with project management software, and writing technical design documents. The candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the software features developed are in line with business needs. Experience working in Jira is a plus.

• Liaising between the IT department and University stakeholders
• Acting as an information source and communicator between groups
• Analyzing the design of technical systems and business models
• Utilizing IT data for business needs
• Finding technological solutions to business requirements
• Building requirements documents for university software solutions
• Writing Epics and User Stories for desired software functionality
• Building reports and analyzing data to inform business decisions
• Scheduling, running, and documenting stakeholder requirement gathering meetings
• Facilitate User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and Stakeholder approval of builds
• Assist management in communication with stakeholders throughout the build phase
• Document all communications in Jira, maintaining it as the source of truth

Advertised Salary:


Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business administration or related field
  • Project Management or Scrum Certification
  • Experience working with Agile/Scrum teams
  • 2+ years’ experience as an IT Business Analyst or Scrum Master
  • Experience working with project management software, such as Jira
  • Experience working in an Agile or Scrum environment
Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, applicants must provide a cover letter, resume, and a list of professional references.

A criminal background check is required.

This is not a remote work position, and it is located on the University of Florida main campus in Gainesville, FL.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.

Health Assessment Required:No