Graduate Business Analyst

Location
Exeter
Salary
Up to £24000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
12 Jul 2018
Ref
00084101
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for a graduate position in a fast moving, dynamic and evolving software business based in Exeter? Have you recently or are you shortly to be graduating with a Computer Science, Business Information Systems or related degree? If so, this is an excellent opportunity to take your first step into the world of IT Business Analysis.

Due to another exceptional year, this business is looking for an ambitious, highly motivated Graduate Business Analyst. Working on class leading SaaS applications, the successful candidate will join our experienced team, working on an exciting range of SaaS products.

Working in an AGILE environment, the successful candidate will be an excellent team player with excellent analytical, problem solving and communications skills, strong attention to detail, be self-motivated, able to work independently or as part of a larger team.

Key Responsibilities:

- System scoping - working with business stakeholders to capture and document requirements
- Requirements management - working within a structured agile development process to decompose design specifications into functions and user stories to enable product development
- Creation of functional specifications
- Assisting the Product Owner with backlog and priority management
- Test Support - working with testing teams during the test analysis phase to ensure appropriate test coverage across the system design
- Ad-hoc reporting and analysis tasks

Key Skills & Competencies

- Strong analytical & problem-solving skills
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
- Good knowledge of the MS Office suite
- Flexibility - understands the need to adjust to situations that involve changing tasks and / or shifting priorities
- High levels of initiative and pro-activity
- Continually striving to improve

Please only apply if you have received or are predicated to receive a minimum of a 2:1