The Laboratory Information Management (LIMS) Master Data and Governance team is looking for a Business Analyst that is passionate about data! As a BA on the LIMS team, you’ll be working to help manage, migrate, and improve master data as it relates to global LIMS development
In this role you'll be the conduit between business stakeholders (internal and external) and the platform development/engineering teams. You will partner with cross-functional teams to as they work to leverage the LIMS platform to support their master data needs initiatives. You will gather, analyze, validate, and document business, organizational and/or operational requirements for various software and systems requests.
A day in the life:
Work closely with cross-functional teams and stakeholders to identify user requirements and seek opportunities to support critical business strategies, improve business processes, and educate teams about the strategic use of technology
Translate business process or concepts into technical requirements (and vice versa)
Define functional and non-functional requirements based on the needs of the users
Review requirements and feature designs with users to validate feature improvements and strategy
Work as part of project teams to create/enhance/implement business processes and supporting solutions ensuring requirements are delivered as agreed and on time
Provide input and updates to project plans, resource tracking, issues and risks during projects.
Assist with the development of products from conception to delivery and ultimately bug fixes and maintenance
Draft detailed requirements & user stories
Collaborate with Product Management leadership on the product roadmap.
Work as part of a scrum team to track and report on progress towards product goals.
Support the scrum team by exemplifying a culture of continuous process improvement
Lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities
What you need to succeed:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
4-6+ years of related professional business experience, project management experience, and/or related product experience.
Knowledge of reference lab data relevance and animal healthcare is helpful but not required
A comfort level discussing big data concepts with both business and technical partners
Reasoning and analytical skills to identify and resolve issues.
A growth mentality and drive for improvement
Experience with d in agile product development – Jira and Confluence experience a plus.
Demonstrated success in shaping a new feature and bringing them through to production.
Technical literacy related to software development and delivery.
Project management skills and abilities, with ability to lead cross-functional teams in a matrix environment.
Organized, with ability to manage and prioritize several projects at once.
Drive, initiative and creativity.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to drive problem solving and alignment.
Presentation skills; ability to present and explain business requirements to all audiences.
We’re proud of the work we do, because our work matters. An innovation leader in every industry we serve, we follow our Purpose and Guiding Principles to help pet owners worldwide keep their companion animals healthy and happy, to ensure safe drinking water for billions, and to help farmers protect livestock and poultry from diseases. We have customers in over 175 countries and a global workforce of over 9,000 talented people.
So, what does that mean for you? We enrich the livelihoods of our employees with a positive and respectful work culture that embraces challenges and encourages learning and discovery. At IDEXX, you will be supported by competitive compensation, incentives, and benefits while enjoying purposeful work that drives improvement.
Let’s pursue what matters together.
IDEXX values a diverse workforce and workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.
IDEXX is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws.