Business Analyst

Reed Technology
London, East London
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A large University in London are looking to increase the size of the team to deliver a number of complex IT projects.

As part of the IT Projects & Change Team the Business Analyst (BA) will primarily undertake business analysis and IT project work as assigned and within a project management framework based on Prince2.

Main Duties

Specifically the BA will be responsible for:-

• Business and systems analysis activities throughout the life cycle of IT projects i.e. feasibility, analyses, scoping , procurement, solution and supplier evaluation, implementation and post implementation reviews.
• Establishing, gathering, organising, interpreting and documenting complex information requirements, processes, procedures and data flows.
• Identifying underlying issues, risks and their causes, evaluating and selecting strategies to achieve long-range project goals, developing decision criteria and considering factors such as cost, benefits, risks, timing, buy-in, goals and values.
• Capturing and documenting business and technical requirements.
• Plan and manage resources (people and financial), in agreement with line manager seeks efficiency, opportunities for improvement and value for money.
• Matrix management/leadership of specialist teams and 3rd party suppliers.

Personal Specification

• Educated to degree level or equivalent relevant experience.
• A qualified Prince2 Foundation or equivalent or demonstrable substantial hands-on business analysis/project management experience utilising Prince2
• Business Analyst qualification E.g. ISEB Business Analysis Foundation/Practitioner or equivalent experience
• ITIL foundation qualified or demonstrate operational experience
• Substantial experience and a proven track record of Business Analysis involving complex IT and business change projects from conception to delivery and using a wide range of techniques
• Using Use Cases to capture and document user requirements
• Project management and/or Business Analysis experience in the higher education sector or similar environment.

If you are an experienced Business Analyst with strong experience then please apply with your latest CV and contact details.

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