Functional Manager

Location: Kharkiv,Ukraine

Required Skills

  • Engineering, Computer Science, or Business Degree, or equivalent professional experience

  • 3+ years of Business Analysis related experience (Product Owner / Functional Analyst / Business Analyst / System Analyst / Project Manager / Product Manager)

  • 1+ years of proven experience in Web

  • 1+ years of experience in Agile development

  • Strong analytical skills to make a critical assessment of the information from numerous sources

  • Systems thinking and functional decomposition skills

  • Working knowledge of data and process modeling (UML, BPMN etc.)

  • Setting clear goals and priorities. Time-management, ability to handle multi-tasking activities. Quick learning

  • High flexibility. Ability to modify approach as per changing conditions, circumstances and feedback.

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, including the ability to convey ideas effectively to both IT and business audiences

  • Adept at handling adversity, tactful in conversations with executive leadership and operational leads alike

  • Strong teamwork, business acumen, and customer advocacy skills

  • Strong presentation, leadership, business influence, and project management skills

  • Creating visual analysis models like data flows, process flows, data modeling and others as applicable

  • Knowledge of prototyping tools and mock ups creation

  • Knowledge of requirements management tools (JIRA, Confluence)

  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills

Will be an advantage

  • Understanding and experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFE)

  • Experience working within and across global teams and stakeholder groups

  • Experience with system integration (WebServices, SOA)

  • Experience in education, mentorship etc.

Responsibilities

  • Be an authority in your area of specialization (a few of above ones):

    • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

    • Elicitation and Collaboration

    • Requirements Life Cycle Management

    • Strategy Analysis

    • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition

    • Solution Evaluation

    • Stakeholders Management

    • Solution Delivery

    • Techniques

    • etc.

  • Continuously Educate Product Owners on the selected area

  • Prepare specialization related document such as Best Practices, Roadmap, etc

  • Analyze the existing systems and highlight areas of improvement

  • Perform the Team Investigation and a Gap Analysis together with the Solution Recommendation

  • Take a part in the Product Owners Knowledge Assessment

  • Work in one Team with other Functional Analysts in order to address a complex recommendation

  • Be ready to help Delivery Manager/Head of Product Owners with the Product Owner assessment as well as improvements recommendation

  • Enhance opportunities by identifying new software/service to be developed

  • Analyze and decompose complex requirements

  • Fulfill the role of a subject matter expert in requirement cycle including specific area of specialization

  • Oversee the development of the product as per the specifications

  • Facilitate change and configuration management

  • Monitor performance, discover variances and propose necessary actions

We offer

  • High & competitive salary

  • Challenging work in an international professional environment

  • Opportunity to influence software development process, to be the owner of the product in your field of expertise

  • Opportunity to apply SAFe methodology

  • Individual development plans for employees

  • Flexible management

  • Relocation Bonus when moving from a different city / country

  • Full benefits package: paid vacation and sick leave

  • Continuous professional development (free internal and external professional trainings)

  • Free English classes in the company office

  • Free use of the services provided by Namecheap

  • Quarterly teambuilding activities

  • Coffee, tea, fruits, office lunch delivery

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