Business Analyst at Solirius, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Sep 11, 2019
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job Description

Contract

Responsibilities 

  • Collaborate with Product Managers for each of the services/Delivery Manager to ensure the delivery of the products and new features to a high standard and requirements captured and agreed 
  • Defining themes, features and epics to scope future phases of the project 
  • Assisting to shape and define team practices and processes to continually improve agile ways of working. 
  • Working with the business to develop new processes to support the growth of the business 
  • supporting the Product Manager and Delivery Manager in ensuring requirements have been captured 
  • Liaising with internal/external customers to analyse business procedures, clarify internal and client requirements and to define the scope of existing systems and processes 
  • Mapping existing business models and flows of data; and design functional specifications and test plans for new systems to meet internal and external requirements 
  • Evaluate information gathered, reconcile conflicts and be able to priorities requests from the underlying true requirements of the business. 
  • Fully responsible for ensuring that solution design and development is proactively communicated to all stakeholders in a timely and transparent fashion 
  • Provide successful business requirements across all services which are documented 

About you..

  • Someone who can work as part of a dynamic team who is adaptable inherent in the agile software development approaches is focused on the flexibility required is a natural part of software development. 
  • Someone who can/is a calming centre in the midst of the storm who can be diplomatic and who is a good mediator 
  • Work towards sprints/goals and is time-box driven ideally while the team is focusing on completing the items on the backlog in a reactionary mode to be sure that the software is developed every two weeks, the AGILE 
  • Business Analyst is looking for new approaches to solving the business problem and improvements to the business processes in which the problem exists.

Essentials 

  • Experience working within multi-disciplinary teams delivering work-streams of work within a variety of methodologies (particularly Agile), so at least 5 of the beta live services that are supported 
  • Experience in providing relevant data in order to support product decisions based on evidence, driven by data driven approach also 
  • Ability to simplify complex problems into component parts and evaluate systematically when raising JIRA tickets (backlog) 
  • Maps requirements to Use Cases or User Stories dependent on complexity and clarity 
  • Experience of running and facilitating workshops, particularly at Discovery stage and to delivery MVP’s solutions around the services being supported part of the team using a hybrid-AGILE (SAFe) delivery framework 
  • Experience communicating concepts and ideas to stakeholders at all levels within organisations, including oral and written presentations, proposals and reports. 
  • Proven ability to influence decision-making at all levels within an organisation, and in a variety of contexts 
  • Experience gathering, analysing and interpreting product usage data. 

Desirable Skills

  • Enthusiasm, curiosity and a desire to improve the team 
  • Experience of working in Research & Development, particularly in Product Development 
  • Experience of influencing stakeholders at all levels 

Desirable 

  • BCS Diploma in Business Analysis (ISEB) practitioner level or above 
  • Lean Six Sigma – (simplify business processes ideally into tangible delivery) 
  • Use of requirement management and collaboration tools, in particular JIRA, 
  • Confluence and Trello