Joel S



Business Analyst

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Professional Summary An IT Professional who is passionate about helping businesses become more efficient, effective and nimble by innovating solutions that enable the business and end users to become more productive. Have a deep, real world understanding in the use, architecture, design, development, deployment and support of distributed, web enabled, data driven systems. Possess strong business (intelligence, efficiency, productivity & cost reduction) expertise, solid work ethics, solid (strategic, analytical & critical) thinking, solid (product / project management, business analysis, system analysis, software design / development / testing, organizational & communication) skills, talents for problem solving, issue resolution & time management. Ensure that day-to-day operations run smoothly by providing business units with robust, scalable and stable technological solutions. Has proven throughout his career that his innovative thinking, resourcefulness, "Can Do" enthusiasm and passion make him an invaluable asset to any organization looking to improve their processes, efficiency and effectiveness. * Competent in Waterfall, Agile, Scrum, XP, Test / Feature / Behavior Driven Development (TDD / FDD / BDD) * Experienced in the creation of test plans, test scenarios, test cases and the reporting of issues and defects * Competent in functional, regression, system, integration, black box, load and stress testing * Conducted UAT sessions, training classes, product presentations and post-production support * Experienced in the SDLC, UML as well as conducting code reviews and analyzing bugs * Skilled in OO Analysis and static code analysis * Knowledgeable of Object Orientated Programming (OOP), Object Orientated Design (OOD) * Knowledgeable of User Interface (UI) design and User eXperience (UX), interaction design and information architecture * Well informed about technology trends and best practices so that I can advise about technology options * Active with project managers, business analysts and developers by routinely attending evening conferences and events