Full Job Description
The Yarmouth, ME office has been a map and GPS company for over 40 years, in the satellite communication business since 2010, and part of Garmin since 2016. Yarmouth is a coastal town, located just 15 minutes from Maine’s largest city. Portland was recently Bon Appétit’s restaurant city of the year and is often judged within or near the top 25 US cities in which to live. Google it all if you don’t believe us. We experience all of the seasons here including snow but know how to deal with it. Also, if you’re into outdoor activities, you’ll have plenty of excuses to get outside in the name of ‘testing’ with the latest gadgets in hand. (Hiking, running, cycling, boating, flying…). Finally, Garmin is rated #5 on Forbes’ America’s Best Employers for 2019.
Our team in Yarmouth is hiring a Senior Engineering Business Analyst for our Subscription Section. In this role, you would gather, document and effectively communicate user requirements for large to very large size projects of high complexity for products across multiple strategic channels, with multiple disparate stakeholders. In addition, the analyst would serve as functional Product Owner, working with enterprise stakeholders to drive application/technology solutions and related business processes.
Additional job responsibilities include:
Partner with enterprise stakeholders to determine strategic channels road map
Understand and communicate business impact of issues and how they relate to Engineering owned solutions
Actively encourage collaboration and professionalism in a team environment with other Garmin associates to achieve goals
Actively implement continuous improvement on an enterprise level for business processes and Engineering business analysis processes
Proactively identify and contribute to the resolution of ancillary discrepancies and conflicts between interdepartmental applications and strategic channels on an enterprise level
Manage reconciliation and drive consensus regarding business tactical and strategic direction
Seen as the go-to subject matter expert for application/technology solution and related business processes within the enterprise.
Make substantial contributions to determining feasibility of team or functional goals/objectives
Provides reliable solutions to a wide range of difficult problems including evaluation of new technologies to improve existing functions
Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Business or another relevant field AND a minimum of 5 years relevant experience
Must have experience writing use cases, user stories and creating flow charts
Demonstrates mastery of business analysis principles and methodologies and ability to apply and adapt them into requirements which meet business needs
Demonstrated facilitation and leadership expertise in the development of product/concept development plans
Proven track record in successfully executing projects of any scale or complexity
Demonstrates advanced understanding of production and operations issues as they relate to engineering project management, including the ability to successfully identify and mitigate risks
Must demonstrate superior analytical skills including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
Agile/Scrum methodology experience and/or training
Experience with JIRA
Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.