Senior IT Business Analyst
It is a really exciting time to be at Extra Space Storage! Extra Space Storage got its start in 1977. Between now and then, we’ve come a long way. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one. But in order to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. We offer a fast-paced collaborative environment where each of us directly contributes to the company’s success. Come join our growing industry and find out why Glassdoor has recognized Extra Space as one of their top 100 places to work in 2018!
We are currently hiring for a Senior IT Business Analyst at our corporate offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this role, you will analyze and document business needs by working with a Product Owner and Stakeholders. You will work with the Software Engineering team to define and document software requirements. You will work closely with the Software Engineering team in the role of a Scrum Master.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Write user stories that effectively communicate the Product Owner’s requirements and that are easily consumed by software development teams; able to accurately estimate and break down components of requirements work
Collaborate with Quality Assurance and Software Engineering throughout the development lifecycle of user stories and bugs
Work within an agile project governance framework (e.g. establish team cadence, run Scrum ceremonies and backlog grooming sessions, etc)
Support the Solution Owner in meetings; provide project status reporting to management; assist with testing scenarios, validate results
Independently create project deliverables according to the project schedule
Write and maintain business requirements, functional specifications and testing plans
Research and evaluate possible 3rd party software and hardware to assist in programming/developing solutions
Monitor performance and adoption of programs and systems after implementation
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's Degree (B. A.) from four-year College or University in Information Systems, Business Management, Computer Science, or in a related field
6+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Domain knowledge of Accounting and Finance principles
Experience with Microsoft SQL Server and Business Intelligence (SSAS, SSRS, SSIS)
We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide you the following benefits and more:
- Well defined career paths
- Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1
- Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)
- Company paid Life, AD&D, and Short & Long Term Disability
- 401K with company match after 90 days of service
- Holiday pay and paid time off
- Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs
- Personal Health Advocate
- Onsite Fitness Center
- Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In 2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.
The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!
Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary
Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.
Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction
Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs!
An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.