Agile / Lean Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Scrum Master and the team to develop and maintain a prioritized Product backlog of User Stories, and develop the Iteration Plan and Release plan
  • Write and define precise and accurate User Story acceptance criteria in the form of Specifications by Example
  • Plan and conduct acceptance reviews with business sponsors and delivery team to confirm delivered functionality
  • Requirements Responsibilities
  • Facilitate workshops to capture and define functional and non-functional requirements as structured User Stories
  • Validate the correctness of delivered requirements in advance of the active business owner reviewing completed work
    • Help estimate delivery work necessary to realize requirements through the development lifecycle

Testing Responsibilities

  • Assist the testing team in defining testing scenarios (including data, acceptance criteria, rules, etc.) for each requirement that is going to be delivered during an iteration
  • Support the Business Owner in all activities pertaining to Acceptance Testing

Project Responsibilities

  • Assist the project team with setting up and maintaining a prioritized project backlog (using Agile / Executes Scrum methods)
  • Support the development of the initial Release Plan by MMF in collaboration with the Project Manager, Business Owner, Scrum Master, and the Technical Lead
  • Help create the Iteration Plan in collaboration with the Scrum Master, Technical Lead, Technical Tester, and Development team.
  • University Degree or college diploma in Technology or Business
  • Agile / Scrum / Project Delivery experience in an IT environment
  • Experience working on enterprise web and mobile solutions.
  • Experience working with UX & UI Design teams to define and document customer experience specs.
  • Strong organization and communication skills/ability to multi-task
  • 2- 5 years experience in a Business or Business Systems Analysis role in an IT environment
  • Comfortable in performing end-user interviews, leading requirements gathering sessions, and leading User Acceptance Testing
  • Guidewire application knowledge is an asset
  • Insurance Industry experience in a P&C company (Broker or Direct) is a valuable asset
  • JIRA and Confluence experience is a valuable asset
Technical Skills