Contract Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Contract Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
Location: Auckland
REF: BRLMMO92326_1
Job Published: 13 days ago
  • Agile Business Analyst
  • Software Development Projects
  • Auckland

We are looking for a Senior Business Analyst with significant experience within Agile software development projects. The purpose of the role is to develop a deep understanding of the business requirements and processes and to document these to create the epics, themes and user stories for the project team to digest. These requirements will then be used to create a vision of the user experience.

You will…

  • Translate business needs into high level and detailed business requirements, and work with the Development Team to convert them into feasible technical solutions that resolve existing issues and make business and system improvements which support business objectives
  • Define functional and system specifications and support the user and acceptance testing to ensure that each step has been carried out, the built solution meets budget, quality, and customer need and any implications for the business have been identified and analysed
  • Document business requirements, business processes and system requirements 
  • Liaise with 3rd party suppliers' development teams to convert customer requirements into technical solutions
  • Investigate, research and propose new developments in technology that may be usefully applicable to the wider business to improve the current service.

Skills / Experience Required:

  • 5+ years of Business Analysis experience following Agile principle
  • Ability to think logically and apply structure to break down complex tasks into simple/digestible components
  • Ability to lead and co-ordinate workshops/sessions with multiple stakeholders
  • Willing to get into the details and 'own' the documentation of stories/requirements with absolute clarity with no room for ambiguity
  • Experience in business process modelling
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders from different business groups, adapting style and delivery to audience needs
  • Articulate and able to influence at senior management level, and lead effectively at working level
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, clearly articulating ideas, solutions and recommendations across all levels of the organisation
  • Ability to produce coherent and complete user stories, wireframes and to manage a product backlog.

If you like the sound of this role, we'd love to hear from you. Please APPLY now, and feel free to call Mignon Olivier Green on 027 582 1129 for more information.

Ref AK 92326

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