Product Analyst, EnerGov

Product Analyst, EnerGov

As a Product Analyst you’ll work closely with a cross-functional Scrum development team to deliver valuable product enhancements and integrations to our clients. The team consists of analysts, developers and QA. The analyst’s role is to understand and convey the business processes and problems our users face to the Scrum team. The analyst will work across EnerGov's entire product line. This product line includes solutions offered by local government municipalities to several types of users - general contractors, trade contractors, real estate agents, citizens, and other members of the community who interact with these applications. These solutions provide a variety of land management, licensing, and regulatory tools and features.

Location

Duluth, Georgia

Responsibilities

  • Conduct analysis through a number of avenues including, but not limited to, researching the current software functionality, discussing problems with internal staff, conducting interviews with clients, researching industry best practices, and paying attention to market trends.
  • Present analysis to the Scrum team during backlog refinement meetings. A strong analyst will understand complex problems and present them to the team as simple, clearly defined user stories. The analyst also needs to convey who we’re solving the problem for and why it’s important to them.
  • Collaborate with the team throughout the development process to answer questions, provide additional insight, and make sure the overall goals aren’t being lost within the details.
  • Provide updates regarding the status of development and raise concerns to the product manager when scope increases, deadlines may be missed, or other issues arise that may cause a delay in the release or substantial functionality loss.
  • Provide clarity to the team when questions arise surrounding reported bugs. Will work closely with the product manager, as well as implementation and support staff, to help prioritize bugs and coordinate minor trade-offs during development cycles.
  • Communicate the significance of new enhancements of the software by coordinating with content developers and assisting with release rollout initiatives.
  • Build strong relationships throughout the organization and with clients that will contribute to ongoing partnerships and collaboration.
  • Provide a positive voice to promote the value of the product and the work that’s being accomplished by the team.

Qualifications

  • Higher education degree.
  • Must be able to travel 20-30% of the time.
  • Comfort using a variety of software tools for day-to-day tasks and organization.
  • Willingness to continuously learn Scrum and challenge the team to refine processes.
  • Previous experience working in Scrum or Agile environments is preferred.
  • Prior enterprise-based software experience is required. Previous EnerGov experience is preferred.
  • Background in land management, code enforcement and/or licensing within local governments is preferred.
  • Characteristics of successful business analysts include the following:
    • Innate curiosity and willingness to ask questions
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Ability to take ownership and demonstrate leadership with their work
    • Communicate (oral and written) effectively and creatively.
    • Contribute to the overall wellbeing of the team by being flexible, helping with whatever is needed, and coming to work with a fun, positive attitude

Apply Online
Requisition Number: 73070286

 

 

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