Digital Business Analyst - London

Recruiter
B C T Resourcing
Location
Covent Garden
Salary
£40,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted
08 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Digital Business Analyst
Location: London
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

About this Role:
Are you passionate about discovering and communicating the business needs of a client? Do you enjoy working with development teams to deliver and realise the value in projects? Do you enjoy working with development teams to deliver and realise the value in projects?

If the answer is 'yes', then we would like to hear from you.

Client is a technology partner that works with some of the leading brands and organisations across the UK and worldwide. Our Business Analysts are a lynchpin in engaging with customers, and ensuring that their needs are properly understood and represented.
Responsibilities and Duties

Youll be engaged in a number of tasks, including:
Discovery
Being responsible for exploring and documenting business needs, helping define project goals, risks and constraints
Breaking down a business goal into specific deliverables that are prioritized and well defined
Having great people skills, youll be a natural interviewer, and be able to quickly gather information from others
The ability to draw upon a range of different analytical tools / techniques to elicit and communicate business needs, changes, and requirements
Proactively communicating and collaborating with external and internal customers to analyse their needs, and acting on them accordingly
Focusing on adding business value, youll be able to help focus and prioritise changes which make a positive impact for the client
Being part of a team that ensures that the recommended solution is commercially viable for client, as well as being competitive for the client
Designing and facilitating business focussed workshops, with confidence

Delivery
Helping our project teams compile and manage product backlogs
Demonstrating good attention to detail and being able to define unambiguous backlog items, so that these can be communicated clearly to project teams
Making suggestions and pointing out new opportunities for the client, where appropriate
Working independently with clients, and under the direction of project managers, to define concepts and solution design
Mapping out the clients requirement specifications in the form of user stories and acceptance criteria, according to standard templates, using natural language
Creating snapshots of the projects intention through user journeys and diagrams
Collaborating with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision, analysing and agreeing tradeoffs between usability and performance needs as part of the delivery team
identifying blockers, highlighting risks, and working with the team and Product Owner(s) to mitigate their impact
Communicating requirements and specifications to the Project Manager
Serving as an ongoing conduit between the customer community (internal and external stakeholders) and the software development team through which requirements flow

You will be:
Able to work confidently on projects with internal stakeholders and 3rd party clients, preferably in a digital agency environment.
Naturally inquisitive and have a genuine interest in digital technology as an enabler for change
Proud of working for a technology partner, and with some the leading brands and organisations across the UK, and worldwide.
Capable of building long-lasting relationships with our clients, and youll be an active part of a high performing team, and add value to the business
Resilient, professional, and unflappable

Qualifications and experience:
Youll have the following qualifications and experience:

Previous experience of working in a BA role, preferably on digital / technology / software development projects
The ability to demonstrate significant experience working as a BA across the entire project lifecycle
Practical, working familiarity of Agile methodologies including SCRUM and Kanban
A well-rounded technical and commercial knowledge, with experience gained from at least one of the following areas; e-commerce, digital content, or software development
A relevant business analysis qualifications such as the ISEB, BCS, IIBA, or be working towards this
An undergraduate degree, or equivalent experience

What we offer
Our employees value the flexible working environment and the chance to develop their skills on a wide variety of interesting projects. We offer you a competitive salary and a discretionary bonus. We'll provide you with the latest tools to help you do your job. We have a company pension scheme, and offer childcare vouchers to all staff.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Candidates need to come from Agency, Retail sector
Please KEEP AWAY from the banking sector.
At least 2 years experiences.
NEED-
Kanban, Scrum, Agile, BCS qualified (at least foundation)
We need cover notes attached to them that show type of accounts they have worked with and what they have bought in.

KEY SKILLS
Kanban, Scrum, Agile, BCS qualified (at least foundation)

If you have further inquiries about this role, please dont hesitate to contact our office at: 0203371 7671
This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77540417