Meet Ana Maria Ospina
Ana Maria Ospina is a Commerce Business Analyst here at Perficient and has been a key member of our national Commerce practice for 3 years. Ana is from Colombia and has her postgraduate certification in project management and has a background in industrial engineering.
Outside of work, Ana loves spending time with family and friends as well as traveling, reading, and going to the gym. Ana was a competitive volleyball player for 13 years and loves exercising! Along with her hobbies, Ana is passionate about animals. She currently has 2 cats and 1 dog. Ana says although “cats and dogs are believed to fight; they live happily as a family.”
Ana’s Passion Shines as She Turns Client’s Needs into Outcomes
Ana’s favorite part of her job is seeing all the software development processes turn into results for clients. She enjoys seeing the client’s needs and requirements being fulfilled and brought to life with functional features within their web pages.
Ana’s Day-to-Day Tasks as a Business Analyst
Collaboration with managers, developers, and other team members is an important part of Ana’s role and is key to effectively documenting business processes. She also communicates and works closely with clients to gather information about their needs. Along with this, keeping track of requirements and documentation is crucial to her role. She uses tools like Jira and Confluence, as well as Business Requirement Documents, to ensure traceability.
Ana’s Favorite Project
Ana’s favorite project is the one she is currently working on because it’s a project that started from the discovery phase, so she has had the opportunity to learn a lot through the process and see the implementation of the project in all the different phases.
Ana chose Perficient and continues to stay because it’s a company that cares for its employees. Ana also enjoys the work-life balance at Perficient. She has enough time to finish all her tasks for each project she’s working on and has enough time for all her hobbies and personal life outside of work.
Ana’s Advice for Those Wanting a Similar Role
“You need to put in your best energy, be willing to listen, and learn from other people. Since the web world is so dynamic, you must be willing to study and constantly update your knowledge and improve your skills.”
We Are Hiring
If this sounds like a role that interests, you or know someone who might be interested we have a role open for an eCommerce Business Analyst. We are always looking for talented and motivated individuals to join our team and grow their careers!