Lead Business Analyst at Spyrosoft, Bournemouth, 6-12 Months, £Freelance Option

  • Contract Spy
  • Bournemouth, UK
  • May 30, 2024
6 Months or more Finance

Contract Description


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  • Willingness to travel for client visits and internationally to our offices
  • Relevant experience working as a Lead or Senior Business Analyst / Product Owner
  • Working on sizeable software development, digital transformation, managed services projects
  • Experience of working on projects in “red”/“Intensive Care” statuses and taking this project to a successful completion
  • Successfully engages in multiple tasks/projects and deadlines simultaneously.
  • Works with limited supervision in a fast-paced environment
  • Great communication skills in working with clients, leading analysis workshops and distributed technical teams.

Project Description:

Spyrosoft are currently recruiting a Lead Business Analyst to join our expanding UK team as a freelancer or employed on a 6-12 month fixed term contract.

As a Lead Business Analyst at Spyrosoft, you will play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between our clients’ business needs and our technical teams. You will lead a team of business analysts, collaborate with stakeholders to gather, and analyse requirements, and ensure the successful delivery of projects. Your expertise will be critical in driving business growth, ensuring client satisfaction and project success.

If you have experience and in-depth real-world knowledge of Agile working methodologies, as well as consulting experience in multiple sectors, we would love to hear from you.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead and mentor a team of business analysts, providing guidance, support, and professional development.
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performance team environment.
  • Collaborate with our clients at both operational and senior levels
  • If required to act as a product owner proxy in projects working with Scrum methodology to deliver software products on our client’s behalf
  • Capture the voice of the customer, defining clear business outcomes used to drive project documentation – including epics, user stories, workflows, functional and non-functional requirements
  • Discover complex business requirements — providing structure and clarity where there is ambiguity — and work with the Product teams to design and deliver best in class solutions
  • Support Project Managers and business owners in planning, managing, documenting and communicating timelines, tasks, issues, decisions, and risks
  • Assess the impact and feasibility of proposed solutions, evaluating alternatives and delivering solutions that accomplish client business outcomes
  • Creating, owning and refining well-formed requirements, user stories and artefacts that describe and detail new products, features and services based on feedback from the team, creating acceptance criteria with the software development team and acceptance on completion.