Post a job

Senior Business Analyst



Job Description

Who We Are: We are a national, innovative, high-growth software company devoted to K12 education administration. Our products beat the competition by focusing on all business operations of K12 schools, including both financial and school nutrition management. We have a deep understanding of K12 school systems and regulations, with a focus on providing creative, integrated and user-friendly solutions supported by excellent customer service. Our workforce is talented, loyal, dedicated and highly enthusiastic. This is a fantastic career opportunity for the right individual.
We offer challenging work in a team environment. We respect each other and collaborate for continuous improvement. We are the experts in our product lines and we anticipate the needs of our customers. Our customers say we work efficiently and always strive to provide the proper solution. We have achieved this by building relationships based upon:expertise, patience, attentiveness, clear positive communication, tenacity, and a calm presence. LINQ is on a mission to empower central office heroes who make K-12 districts and schools stronger. LINQ improves efficiency, optimizes performance, and manages compliance through its suite of administrative, financial, and nutritional solutions; allowing administrators to make a bigger impact for their staff, students, and communities. LINQ is the first company to deliver a full suite of integrated solutions to manage operations at the state, district, and school levels. LINQ has helped over 30,000 schools and served over 17 million students to increase K-12 potential.
LINQ’s Values: Count on us - We’re ready and reliable for our partners and each other Class of our own - We hold ourselves to a high standard of excellence Fair and Square - Integrity and mutual respect are table stakes Nourish Connection - We foster a culture of teamwork and trust Educated Advancement - Our deep knowledge and experience propel our development
About The Role:We are seeking an experienced Senior Business Analyst to join our team, focusing on creating and confirming software development requirements in partnership with our State Nutrition customers. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the software development lifecycle, be comfortable speaking with both business and technical stakeholders, possess excellent analytical skills, and have extensive experience in eliciting and documenting software requirements.
What You'll Be Doing:● Requirements Elicitation and Documentation ● Engage with stakeholders to gather, analyze, and document business and functional requirements for State Nutrition software projects. ● Create detailed requirement specifications, user stories, use cases, and workflow diagrams. Analysis and Solution Design: ● Collaborate with technical teams to design software solutions that align with business needs. Conduct gap analysis between current systems and proposed solutions, recommending improvements and innovations
Stakeholder Management: ● Act as a liaison between business users, developers, and project managers to ensure clear communication and understanding of requirements. ● Conduct regular stakeholder meetings to update on project progress and resolve issues.
Project Support: ● Support project managers in planning, executing, and tracking project milestones. ● Participate in quality assurance processes, including review of test plans and test cases to ensure alignment with requirements.
Continuous Improvement: ● Identify opportunities for process improvements and contribute to the development of best practices in business analysis. ● Stay updated with industry trends and technologies to provide informed recommendations.
What We Are Looking For:● Proficiency in business analysis techniques and tools (e.g., ADO, BRDs, Visio). ● Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies. ● Knowledge of software development lifecycle (SDLC). ● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. ● Strong problem-solving and analytical thinking abilities.
What Will Make You Stand Out:● Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field. ● Experience: Minimum of 5-7 years of experience as a Business Analyst, with a focus on custom software development Total Rewards:Remote working environmentAbility to work in a physical office, if near one of our offices (Wilmington, Irvine, and Austin)One America 401k plan with 4% employer matching on total earnings, not just base (100% fully vested)Company Bonus Plan or Target Sales Commission PlanFlexible Open Paid Time Off PlanPaid Parental Leave Policy10 paid holidays16 hours of paid volunteer timeBlue Cross Blue Shield benefit network (medical/dental/vision)Low-deductible PPO option or HDHP option with employer contributed HSADental with child orthodontia100% Employer paid Short Term Disability/Long Term Disability/Basic Life/Accidental Death & Dismemberment InsuranceHealth and wellness benefits including gym and Headspace reimbursementProfessional development opportunities EOE Statement/Accommodation Notice:LINQ is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Employment Opportunity Posters If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email [email protected]. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact [email protected]. This email address is reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not use this email to inquire about the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as solicitation, following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a response.

Advice from our career coach

As a Senior Business Analyst at this national software company focused on K12 education administration, your role involves eliciting and documenting software development requirements in collaboration with State Nutrition customers. To stand out as an applicant for this position:

  • Highlight your proficiency in business analysis techniques and tools, such as ADO, BRDs, and Visio.
  • Showcase your experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies and knowledge of the software development lifecycle.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with strong problem-solving and analytical thinking abilities.
  • Emphasize your ability to engage with stakeholders, create detailed requirement specifications, and design software solutions that align with business needs.
  • Discuss your experience in conducting gap analysis, recommending improvements, and contributing to process enhancements.

Apply for this job


Please let LINQ know you found this job with This helps us grow!

About the job

Jun 4, 2024


Remote mascot