Business Analyst - Contract

As part of our continued growth, we are looking for a Business Analyst to be part of our successful winning team.
This role will be working in a busy IT projects environment, supporting the delivery of complex IT infrastructure and solutions programmes.
Applicants will have well-developed business analysis skills coupled with solid experience of successful output delivery in a demanding and complex environment.
A background of working in large public sector organisations, with process-driven environments, or in consultancy project teams, would be an advantage.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Engage with the business to create business requirements and project scoping documentation including functional/non-functional requirements, often in the form of User Stories

  • Collaborate with and support key project stakeholders to make sure there is a clear level of understanding regarding contribution levels and delivery objectives

  • Plan and facilitate workshops, interviews and research in collaboration with the Technical and Project Delivery teams

  • Create wireframes or prototypes, working with the Technical team to ensure compatibility with technical specifications

  • Lead and participate in typical project activities and ceremonies such as Backlog refinement, Planning, Retrospectives and Stand Ups and act as a knowledge source for the product, representing the customer/product owner internally where needed

  • Guide the process of prioritising requirements, balancing both the business and technical needs or restrictions

Essential Experience:
  • Demonstrable business analysis experience; specifically eliciting requirements from business and stakeholders

  • Experience of preparing technical business requirements

  • Experience with software development practices including Agile/Scrum methodology and supporting tools such as JIRA

  • Excellent organisational skills