Business Analyst / Test Analyst Hybrid, Agile, Jira, Confluence, Gherkin, Product Owner - JY/ 4864

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Hampton Poyle
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Analyst, Test Analyst, Product Owner Hybrid Role,

Agile, Jira, Confluence, Gherkin, UAT

Business Analyst with Tester experiencer or Test Analyst with experience as a Business Analyst is required for my Global client. This exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst will be based in Oxford on a 12 month contract bases and will give the successful Business Analyst the chance to work with cutting edge technology. The role will include working closely with Product Owners and acting as a Proxy Product Owner when needed.

Main Duties and Responsibilities for the Business Analyst

  • Act as a proxy product owner carrying out acceptance testing to ensure delivered solution meets the business need, not just the documented requirements
  • Work with key project stakeholders to ensure delivered solution meets the business strategy
  • Interpret documented user stories and provide feedback to project team on improvements or gaps, capturing these as additional requirements or bugs as appropriate
  • Capture and execute test plans using Jira/Zephyr to ensure story acceptance criteria are met
  • Ensure delivered software is fit for purpose and usable
  • Understand complex business processes
  • Identify, analyse and document defects using Jira and work with the project team to establish priority
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successes
  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates
  • Work with the developer to articulate changes as required

Key Skill and Experience of the Business Analyst

  • Very strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with an ability to understand and empathise with key project stakeholders
  • Proven ability to interpret business strategies and how they relate to specific user stories and delivered code
  • Proven analysis skills
  • Proven experience of working on Agile deliveries with user stories, acceptance criteria and test scenarios
  • Experience of acting as a proxy product owner
  • Experience of acceptance testing and test planning
  • Proactive, pragmatic and adaptable to ensure the successful delivery of the project
  • Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, Zephyr, Gherkin

Business Analyst, Test Analyst, Agile, Jira, Confluence, Gherkin, Product Owner, UAT

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