IBM Application Consultant in Beijing, China

Job Description

Business Analyst Job Purpose:

Analysing an organisation's efficiency by studying its needs, its business model, its workflows, and its technological systems. Making recommendations to the Project Manager in technical development projects that will improve business efficiency.

Business Analyst Job Duties:

Researching possible software solutions to increase work efficiency

Interpreting data about company policies and workflows

Supporting project teams during the analysis and planning stages of software development

Working on other project phases like implementation and testing

Facilitating a successful release handover

Estimating costs and time requirements of projects

Evaluating risks and predicting potential problems

Developing quality assurance practices and assessments

Establishing deliverables

Writing reports, instructions, and specifications and creating flowcharts

Determining risk and return on investment for shareholders

Acting as a liaison between the business and its Information Technology (IT) department

Acting as a liaison between the business and its clients

Using spreadsheets to record data on a project

Evaluating Key Performance Indicators

Modifying the business plan

Facilitating meetings and educational workshops for team members

Acquiring knowledge of products or services provided by the business

Making sure projects stay within budget and target spending requirements

Incorporating user suggestions into projects

Giving final approval on a finished project

Business Analyst Skills and Qualifications:

Computer Programming, Information Technology, Leadership, Statistics, Data Analysis, Reporting, Strategic Planning, Business Model Analysis, Process Design, Systems Analysis, Planning, Implementation, Testing, Project Management, Communication, Deliverables, Business, Finance, Marketing, Self-Motivation

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Application Consultant

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Application Consultant

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.