Senior Business Analyst
Vitality, Senior Business Analyst , Bournemouth, £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits Vitality is an award winning, dynamic and vibrant financial services provider, with a ground-breaking vision for the future, where individuals are enabled to succeed and are rewarded and recognised for their contribution to our business. We're a positively different, fast-growing insurance and financial services provider that rewards its 1,000,000+ members for healthy habits. We aim to be the best Private Medical insurer in the UK, offering the best service in the industry. This means we need the best people, ready to live our vibrant brand and make a difference to the business every day. As our Senior Business Analyst, you'll get the benefits our members enjoy, including - Our award winning private Vitality Health insurance + wellness incentive programme - Vitality Partners and Rewards - Apple Watch, Ocado, Garmin, Champneys Spa days, half price gym memberships, Disney Store discounts to name a few! - Personal health fund + Life Assurance - Stakeholder Pension Plan with employer contribution - 25 Days annual leave + Bank holidays + option to buy and sell 5 more. - Flexible benefits package- Internal incentives, competitions and awards - a chance to win football and sports tickets or even be in with a chance to have a holiday of a lifetime - A genuine opportunity to grow and establish a long-term career Our Senior Business Analyst i s responsible for the production of Business Analysis artefacts, utilising a range of techniques and methods to elicit requirements, verify, and trace delivery through the lifecycle of a project. The Senior BA will work on highly complex projects with Senior Company Executives, often supporting dependency requirements across a range of delivery teams. Responsibilities as our Senior Business Analyst include: - Responsible for the delivery of analysis artefacts (using either Waterfall or Agile methodology) through any channel, including the supervision and coaching of other Business Analyst - Peer reviews the outputs of other Business analysts, offering constructive feedback where applicable and ensuring that in-house analysis standards are adhered to - Documents the business user requirements and process flows (as-is and to-be) in the agreed format. Identifies organisational impact of proposed change initiatives - Works with Enterprise and Solution Architects to ensure designs meet function and no functional requirements - Raises Project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies to the Project Manager / Portfolio in a timely manner, offering mitigating actions and taking ownership of individual items where appropriate - Responsible for ensuring the traceability of requirements to solutions at a Project / initiative level and for any delegated assignments ( to a Trainee BA) To become our Senior Business Analyst , you will have the below skills and experience: Essential - Has experience working in Agile, Small Change and Strategic Project environments - Expert in MS Visio & Jira - Has coached others in the proficient use of 'as is' and 'to be' process models using BPMN standards - Experience working within a complex matrix management environment - Has coached others in the proficient use of structured requirements outputs, including Use Cases, Business Rules, Business Requirements (Functional and Non-Functional), traceability matrices, User Stories and Epic Definition Desirable - Experience working in the UK Financial Services industry is desirable but not essential - BCS Diploma in Business Analysis preferred Working for Vitality as our Senior Business Analyst you'll experience an exciting mix of creativity and innovation, within a framework of challenging objectives and a passion for delivering the best. Our people are chosen for their skills, knowledge, enthusiasm and attitude but above all, their belief that anything can be achieved. Closing Date: Wednesday 18th September 2019 If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Senior Business Analyst then please click ' apply' today.