Robert Half International Business Analyst in Austin, Texas


Robert Half Technology has an open position for a Business Analyst who can understand customer needs and enjoys translating them into actionable development plans. To thrive in this Business Analyst role, you should be an outgoing self-starter with strong technical knowledge and excellent communication skills. The long term temporary-to-fulltime Business Analyst will be based in downtown Austin.

If you have the required skills and are interested, please send an updated copy of your resume to [email protected] or give me a call at 512-477-3389. NO CORP TO CORP


As part of an amazing startup, you will be asked to cover a wide range of tasks, listed below in order of decreasing importance:

  • Work with our Technical team to deliver amazing features from your detailed requirements, use cases, wireframes and prototypes.

  • Bring a detailed eye for user experience and design to ensure features drive high adoption and customer enthusiasm.

  • Help control our product roadmap and scope based on a detailed understanding of needs, requirements and resources.

  • Assist in building upon the project definition, description and vision documents, which may include scope, risk, and identification of stakeholders.

  • Lead the User Acceptance Testing and provide Quality Assurance before features get pushed into production.

  • Analyze our product and usage data to determine potential trends that could be used to help facilitate future feature and product development.

  • Work with the Legal & Technical teams to define initiatives to create demand within key market verticals and horizontal markets including trade shows, direct marketing, web marketing, and product trainings.

  • Serve as a voice of the customer in decisions made regarding future products - what do they want and need? You tell us.

  • Help develop and implement a company-wide go-to-market plan, working with all departments to execute.

  • Assist in communicating product strategy, plans and roadmaps.

  • Help validate target markets through customer interviews and market research.

  • Help conduct competitive analysis to determine product features and pricing. Translate customer feedback and market trends into clearly defined phased releases.

Candidate Background:

  • Well-versed background in Data Analytics including experience with a Query Language (SQL, SAP BI, etc.) and a Visualization Platform (Tableau, Chartio, Splunk, etc).

  • 3+ years of Business Analyst or Product Management experience, including documenting user requirements and features for implementation by a technical team.

  • Experience with Agile Scrum methodology and practices.

  • A history of becoming an expert in an industry through curiosity, drive and experimentation.

  • Past experience with Software as a Service (SaaS) or enterprise product management.

  • Creative thinker who thrives solving challenging problems.

  • Strong presentation and writing skills to communicate our vision.

  • Ideally experience working on products with AI/ML features, and high level knowledge of AI/ML techniques.

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally to meet with our distributed team who all live in awesome cities!

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a preference in a STEM field.

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Location: Austin, TX

Date Posted: January 2, 2019

Employment Type: Contract

Job Reference: 04160-0010636314

Staffing Area: Technology & IT