Digital Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Ref: 240Monday 9 May 2022

£50-60,000 per annum, plus competitive benefits package

*Are you an experienced Business Analyst who would be open to leading and being accountable for the definition of the analysis approach for large transformational programs working in a dynamic, agile, collaborative environment?
*Would you find it appealing to work on the development of solutions that would deliver a tremendous impact and value to communities and society as a whole?

If you’ve answered yes to the above and are looking for the next challenge in your career, then this exciting new opportunity might be exactly what you’re looking for!!

Business Analyst / Systems Analyst / Digital Analyst
Software Development / Agile

*For this exciting new opportunity,  there will be a great deal of flexibility with regard to remote working, with our customer's current team working across locations such as Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow and London. Whilst we imagine that some office-based working will make up the working week in the future, there is great scope for flexibility and this can be discussed and negotiated during the application process.  

As a Digital Business Analyst with our customer, you'll work closely with Product Managers and Technical Leads across the business, and as an experienced Analyst will be tasked with interpreting and baselining user requirements and user stories across a diverse range of internal and external clients and stakeholders.  You will liaise with the Product Managers and Technical Leads to inform Development sprints and plan efficient Agile Development.

We feel that key duties and responsibilities of this exciting new opportunity will be as follows:
*to work closely with Product Managers and Stakeholders, to understand business issues and recommend solutions to ensure business questions are properly answered 
*understand the needs of the business and write user stories / high level requirements gathering, as well as use case documentation, ensuring just enough detail to enable development.
*review how the client operates, conducting research and analysing data, suggesting methods to improve their practices and processes. Presenting written business recommendations that will help shape the direction of a product / business.
*ability to map, test and design both as is and to be processes / rules from both a business and technical perspective.
*collaborate and support the product team to help validate scope, vision and broader program deliverables including backlog grooming.
*implement activities including operational impact assessments, developing user acceptance test documents to support customer sign-off and capturing operational processes, ensuring alignment with key stakeholders so that the product is fit for purpose.
*own the design, development and reporting of ongoing metrics and KPIs to drive business decision making.

We anticipate that the Digital Business Analyst will have some of the following skills,  knowledge and experience:
*relevant experience within a Software Development environment.
*logical, broad-minded, with scrupulous attention to detail and a desire for end-to-end ownership of deliverables.
*excellent listening, interpersonal and oral and written communication skills, with the ability to develop and present conclusions and recommendations to senior management.
*excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills, ideally skills in advanced analytics techniques and statistical analysis.
*able to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a client facing environment, with little management input.
*collaborative with a positive attitude, strong sense of empathy and ability to make timely decisions.
*positive, dynamic and resilient individual, open to change and able to adapt to changing circumstances.
*a track record of putting customers and clients at the focal point of everything they do, ensuring they get the right solution every time.
*Agile methodology experience, with user stories, tasks and EPICS, sprint planning activities.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join rapidly growing digital team and business,  to lead a take a lead role within Business Analysis and to work closely with both Product Management and Development teams.  We’re hiring now, so to find out more, or if you’re an experienced Digital Business Analyst and would like further details to assess if this might indeed be the right role for you, please click ‘Apply' now or contact Ieuan Savage for more details.

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IT / Engineering Sector
£50-60,000 per annum
M15 6BH