IBM Business Analyst in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana

IBM Application Innovation Center in Baton Rouge has immediate opportunities for Business Analysts. The Business Analyst translates client requirements into technical requirements and recommends a total IT solution. This role documents and analyzes requirements from a business perspective; defines current and future operational scenarios (processes, models, use cases, plans and solutions) and works with client and the IT Architects to ensure proper translation of business requirements to IT solution requirements. IBM Global Business Services helps top-tier clients solve their most complex business and technical issues. Business Analysts may also deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration,reporting, data analysis, dashboards, and application design and management to our clients.The IBM Services Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge, LA center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel a minimal 50% of the time. No remote opportunities exist.

• 4 years of experience working as a Business/Reporting Analyst• 3 years experience with Excel and Microsoft suite (Word, Powerpoint)• 1 year of significant IT programs development or design experience or equivalent• Excellent written and verbal communication skills• Ability to explain issues and resolutions to technical and non-technical staff• Able to fluently speak and write in the English language• Analytic, creative and business focused problem solver•Experience gathering, documenting, and communicating user requirements

GIC- Baton Rouge