About Us

Appnovation, a global technology enabled services provider, specializes in the design, development and integration of enterprise-grade open technology solutions. With 10 offices and 200+ employees, Appnovation delivers to clients ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, government entities and nonprofit organizations, helping them to identify opportunities for innovation and stay competitive.

To learn more about Appnovation’s projects, awards, or culture visit www.appnovation.com.

Appnovation Core Values

  • Growth
  • Innovation
  • Openness
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Satisfaction
Approximate Contract Length: 1 month confirmed full-time to start June 3 with the possibility of extension.
Travel Requirements: Must be able to be onsite with client in Beijing for at least 1 week in late June or early July.
Language Requirements: Must be able to speak English and Mandarin fluently (both written and verbal).

You will be working closely with our Beijing-based client and all project stakeholders, you will define the business requirements and functional specifications for the rebuild of one of their old software applications that managed field based events/meetings. This rebuild will be done using Veeva's new Event Management (Engage) product.

We are strongly considering candidates who are talented BA's with excellent project management skills as well.

YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO
  • Work with Account Manager(s) and Project Manager(s) to determine the approach, deliverables, and estimated effort necessary for the business analysis activities.
  • Elicit client’s requirements through various techniques such as interviews, workshops, document analysis, brainstorming exercises, etc.
  • Work within an agile environment leading backlog grooming and sprint planning, estimations and story creation for agile projects, as well as translating requirements into specifications in the form of epics and stories.
  • Facilitate communications between a wide range of individuals, including creative, business, and technical, with various levels and departments within the customer’s organization such as Executives, IT, Marketing, and Customer Service.
  • Utilize various methods, as required to support the requirements such as use cases, process diagrams, and wireframes using industry standard software applications.
  • Assist Project Manager to define the project scope and facilitate requirement clarifications and collaborate with the Development team to troubleshoot problems or roadblocks throughout the development cycle.
  • Build and maintain solid relationships with client team members and other project stakeholders, while acting as a proxy for the client to the development teams.
  • Enable the charge for excellent user experience design on the project team.
WHO YOU ARE
The ideal candidate is expected to have senior-level skills and experience in business analysis with preference for those with experience in information architecture and user experience design. The candidate must be well versed in industry standard techniques for information discovery and problem analysis.
  • 5+ years of BA experience, in Enterprise web application, website, or mobile projects.
  • 5+ years of experience with requirements gathering and information discovery.
  • Solid client-facing background and experience partnering with multiple stakeholders is an absolute must-have.
  • Experience working in a Digital Consultancy or Agency.
  • Understanding of User Experience and related processes.
  • Excellent working background with agile and scrum project methodologies.
  • Experience in organizing and presenting complex information in simple visual models.
  • Solid experience working with teams on user-centered design.
  • You believe in strong information architecture and know how to build it.
  • You have a technical background and/or training in web development, web design, programming, etc.
  • UML 2.0 modelling is considered a strong asset, i.e. class, use-case, sequence, activity diagrams, etc.
  • Experience with or knowledge of SFDC and Veeva is a bonus!
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies!

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Appnovation Technologies is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated equally.