Our top client is looking for a very strong AFS Business Analyst to work with a successful team. The ideal candidate is smart, independent. Definitely a team player who wants help be part of the successful delivery of key projects. For the right candidate remote full time is available. Job Description Supporting one of two AFS Commercial Lending projects. Functioning as Business Analyst and taking the lead in scheduling and directing communication with the technology teams, Product Owners and stakeholders. Leading, organizing and directing Loan Trade Services activities. Engaging with technical staff to move the project forward. Compiling and presenting project schedules project schedules to executive leadership. Working with Agile teams to discuss user stories, status updates and impediments. Taking the lead in inter-department and internal meetings to verifyupdate the status of the testing effort and the project as a whole. Work with Business Users and Product Owners to develop testable user stories that can be used by developers and for verification. Perform requirement analysis, going through all the use cases and workflows. Responsible for updating Test Plans to meet the current and further changing business requirements. Provide input working with users in defining project and system requirements. Work with cross functional teams to assess any possible impact and efficiently schedule any DeploysBuildsReleases to minimize downtime and consolidate level of effort. Coordinating testing with other departments and maintaining documentation. Requirements Business Analyst experience working on the technical (app dev) side of the organization Extensive experience soliciting, gathering, documenting, definingtranslating and communicating requirements Good understanding of Agile- card grooming, managing the backlog, etc. Experience with JIRA and Visio Experience organizing and developing the test plan, with a comfort level with mentoring testers Soft Skill Requirements Excellent communication skills, both verbal in writing Critical thinking abilities