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Marlborough MA Full Time Posted: Friday, 12 January 2018
 
 
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Success is always in style at TJX! Continue to explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support you by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging our differences, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that you bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.

Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and TK Maxx in Australia. With over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates in 2016, TJX is an exciting place to grow your career!

Business Analyst III

We are looking for a Business Analyst III to join our North American Selling and Store Operations Solution Delivery team. Using knowledge of industry best practices and business analysis skills you will help plan, analyze and define leading solutions to our rapidly growing North American and Canadian divisions.

With little or no guidance from a more experienced BA, works closely with Business and IT SME's in performing the following activities in support of assigned projects or initiatives:

  • Has developed a strong understanding of the business operations in a domain
  • Provides sizing/estimates of BA work during a planning phase
  • Analyzes complex cross functional business processes, and defines integrated business and solution requirements using industry standard methodologies and techniques, and is able to apply modified approaches and techniques to meet different circumstances
  • Defines the BA approach/plan
  • Ensures that the overall testing process encompasses the end to end solution
  • Partners with stakeholders to drive user adoption of the designed processes and solution
  • Communicates with business SMEs to ensure expectations are kept in line with project status
  • Participates in the knowledge transfer to support organizations
  • Owns BA deliverables on medium to large projects.
  • Supports organizational change and training
  • Analyzes and manages scope changes
  • May have responsibility for some technical/configuration work on third party product solutions
  • Special projects, as assigned.

    Decision Making

  • Determines appropriate BA approach & related techniques
  • Makes recommendations on staffing needs
  • Partners with the stakeholders to select the best functional designs to meet business requirements
  • Determines work assignments when leading a team

    Span of Control

  • No direct reports
  • May have indirect reports when leading a team
  • Will provide performance review input to line managers on objective delivery

    Skills/Knowledge

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to independently tailor them based on situations
  • Mastery level Business Analysis skill, including advanced requirements elicitation and management
  • Advanced facilitation skills
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Demonstrates an ability to handle higher levels of process and solution complexity
  • Knowledge of the retail sector, and TJX's off-price model
  • Knowledge of IT technologies relevant to TJX
  • Knowledge of industry tools and trends
  • Ability to proactively identify and diagnose more complex problems & opportunities
  • Comfortable operating under a range of applicable project methodologies, including waterfall and scrum/agile
  • Ability to coach and mentor other BA's
  • Strong understanding of the inputs, deliverables and methodologies of other key Solution Delivery roles, such as Project Management, Solution Engineering, QA, DevOps, etc.
  • Good working knowledge of the relevant domain (stores, supply chain, ecom, etc), plus the capacity to learn more over time, in order to become a credible domain expert

    Minimum Experience

    5 years of relevant business experience with Business Analysis experience across multiple projects in at least 3 full project life cycles, including one complex project.

    Can clearly demonstrate delivering artifacts for each project phase, and link the business value created with the process improvement.

    Minimum Formal Education

    Bachelor's or associates degree preferred

What's In It For You?

TJX has campuses conveniently located off the Mass Pike and Route 495. With us, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.


Marlborough MA, United States of America
IT
TJX
TJX
JS125303-EN_US
1/12/2018 10:16:25 PM

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