Business Analyst

Integrated DNA Technologies

JOB DESCRIPTION

Business Analyst

Employment Status: Exempt

Location: Coralville

Purpose statement:

The Business Analyst acts as an intermediary between the business community and the technical community working within IT or other technology-centric project teams.  The Business Analyst collects, clarifies, and translates business requirements into documentation, user stories, and conceptual designs from which applications and solutions are developed. 

Essential Functions:

  • Works with departments to elicit high-level requirements and capture business needs related to projects

  • Articulates and documents the business requirements clearly

  • Assesses the risks of various solutions and prioritizes competing business demands

  • Fills the role as Product Owner in Scrum teams

  • Manages ongoing relationship with partners across IDT to drive satisfaction

  • Coordinates project delivery by participating in design/sprint reviews and walk-throughs to communicate systems designs and validate proposed solutions

  • Engages with end-users to incorporate usability and user interface needs when designing systems

  • Resolves customer satisfaction issues proactively

  • Coordinates the training of functional departments regarding new software and processes, prior to implementation

  • Documents software output and process changes related to development efforts

  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; preferably in a science, engineering or IT related field

Professional Experience:

  • Minimum of three years of work experience required

  • Minimum of three years of work experience with oligonucleotide manufacturing processes, other operations or related field preferred

  • General understanding of software, product or process development preferred

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile and other development methodologies preferred

Other Job Qualifications

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Strong communication skills; demonstrated ability to communicate in both verbal and written communication

  • Demonstrated analytical skills

  • Basic understanding of information technology and business concepts

  • Familiarity with general business functions

  • Adaptability to performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.

  • Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.

  • Adaptability to accepting responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.

Physical Requirements:

Exert up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently

What We Offer: 

  • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals

  • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off

  • 10 Paid Holidays

  • Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options


Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here.

Job ID: 73209

Posted 13 days ago

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