What We Do:

Uptake is the premier Industrial AI company, providing a predictive analytics SaaS platform that empowers major industry leaders to optimize performance, reduce asset failures, and enhance safety. At Uptake, we combine our strengths — machine learning, analytics, data visualization, and software development — to deliver actionable insights that make industry more reliable, productive, safe and secure.

What You Will Do:

A Business Analyst is responsible for ensuring data scientists and engineers on their Delivery mission team(s) have clear requirements to implement Uptake’s data-driven products according to agreed upon implementation plans. The Business Analyst thrives as both an individual contributor and in collaborative settings by defining the vision for a product implementation so that the technical team can execute.

Responsibilities:

  • Write user stories and develop acceptance criteria 
  • Prepare delivery team backlogs, groom stories with the team, and plan upcoming sprints
  • Create, test, and accept user stories to ensure they satisfy acceptance criteria and business requirements
  • Participate in relevant customer working team meetings to document customer requirements and ensure delivered product meets expectations
  • Work closely with delivery team to implement user stories and resolve issues
  • Help manage and prioritize customer feedback
  • Articulate value and prioritization rationale across the organization
  • Document and track dependencies and bugs requiring enablement or tooling team development

Ninja Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Business, Computer Science, or similar.
  • Minimum of 2 years of product or program management or similar experience at a technology/IT company
  • Experience working with Agile methodology and using Atlassian (Jira and Confluence) technologies
  • Execution oriented, comfortable working in a fast-paced, loosely structured environment
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, communication, and project management skills
  • Ability to make real-time autonomous decisions when conditions change, based on understanding of the user context, business objectives, and client needs

Uptake welcomes and encourages applications from all individuals, without regard to any prohibited ground of discrimination, including from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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