MTV Networks Company
Overview and Responsibilities
The Manager, Business Analysis is a hands-on role that will engage with one or more product teams to elicit, manage and own requirements for one or more enterprise products, services and processes. The Manager will also manage 3-5 Business Analysts all working to improve our Content Platform which is used to ingest, manage, curate and distribute all content types across the company.
Manage and lead other Business Analysts (BAs) to continuously improve the quality of BA deliverables (user stories).
Monitor day-to-day activity of BAs and review requirements under development to ensure standards are followed with an eye towards improving clarity and quality of requirements.
Review all artifacts created by BAs before presentation to individual teams, editing and revising for proper format, consistency and completeness.
Ensure that requirements created by BAs are accurate and detailed, including user interface annotations and detailed functional requirement documents if needed.
Provide oversight for BA usage of JIRA to ensure that all user stories and supporting artifacts for a given project are properly created and managed.
Provide performance reviews and provide input to training paths for BAs.
Stay up-to-date on the latest business analysis techniques and make recommendations for change to the Business Analysis processes.
Participate in project planning, working with Product Managers, Project Managers, and Engineers to estimate effort for requirements and provide input to the prioritization of stories for development.
Develop, own, and refine user stories.
Decompose features into user stories including acceptance criteria. Continue to decompose user stories in order to fit into sprints.
Partner with product managers to develop and refine backlogs.
Actively participate and coach during Agile activity meetings, including Scrum, Backlog Grooming and Sprint Planning to help identify risks and impediments, escalating as necessary.
3 - 5 years of prior experience delivering requirements as a Business Analyst
Prior experience managing a team of Business Analysts
Demonstrable experience building enterprise-class CMS and workflow tools
2 years Agile/iterative product development methodology
BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent relationship-management with stakeholders at all levels of an organization
Strong quantitative and analytical skills required
Ability to analyze and document complex business processes.
Expert knowledge managing user stories and sprints using JIRA
Must be a self-starter, proactive, and a data-driven decision-maker
Organized, detail-oriented and personable
MTV Networks Company
Website : http://www.mtv.com
This is the official copyright compliance policy ("Copyright Compliance Policy") for MTV.com ("Site," "we," "us," or "our"), an Internet website offered in cooperation or connection with the MTV television channel or programming service ("MTV Channel") and this Copyright Compliance Policy applies regardless of what type of Device you use to access the Site. The MTV Channel and the Site (together, "MTV") are provided by Viacom Media Networks ("VMN"), a division of Viacom International Inc. (collectively, the "Parent Companies"). This Copyright Compliance Policy sets forth the procedures undertaken by MTV to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement from copyright owners and terminating the accounts of repeat infringers and does not cover any other procedures, for any other purpose, or the procedures of the Parent Companies or any subsidiaries and affiliates of the Parent Companies (collectively, "Affiliates"), or any other company, unless specifically stated.