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Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade

Ref #: ScoopBusAnalystStra
Alan Parker 28/01/2022
Location: Worthing, Remote Working Not Disclosed Worthing, Remote Working
Salary: £450 per day Per day £
Type: Contract
Duration: 3 Months (Rolling)
Sector: IT
Date: 28/01/2022
Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade

Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade - Worthing/Remote/WFH

3 months rolling contract/£450 per day (OUTSIDE IR35)/based in Worthing, but mainly remote

My client a leading technology strong professional services company seek an experienced Business Analyst is responsible for gathering and understanding the business needs of their organisation within specific projects and operational improvement initiatives.

The Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade will work with Project Managers and IT teams/business teams, to ensure that requirements are accurately translated into system implementations and that business processes are optimised where appropriate.

The Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade will be working across a range of small, medium and large-scale projects, complex and simple, and with a range of company directorates and working with small to global suppliers.

In addition:

  • The BA will be tasked with analysing business processes within the company and recommending projects to improve the effectiveness of those processes.
  • Producing business cases to underpin business projects.
  • Advise Senior Management.
  • Assist in creating IT solutions.
  • Assist in testing IT systems.
  • Provide staff training of the systems implemented.
  • Shaping analysis approach and coaching more junior BA staff.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES for the Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade position:

  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, user stories scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyse information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artefacts as needed: Business Requirements Document, Process Models, Use Cases, User Stories, GUI, UX/Screen and Interface designs.
  • Utilise your experience in using company-wide requirements definition and management systems and methodologies required.
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Work independently with users to define concepts and under direction of project managers.

Additional requirements for the Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade position:

  • Experience of user acceptance testing of solutions.
  • Sound understanding of IT/Web technologies.
  • Regulated industry background or exposure a bonus.
  • A certificate in business analysis practice eg BCS/ISEB/CPAB certified.
  • Experienced in a variety of methodologies such as use cases, user stories and UML.
  • Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent.
  • Demonstrable experience in business analysis, applying business analysis tools/method/techniques across a range of medium and large-scale projects and programmes. Ideally with experience in leading and managing more junior BA staff on large-scale projects.
  • Extensive experience of successful business process re-design, analysis, definition and documentation (eg UML, BPMN, EPC).
  • Breadth and depth of expertise in business process improvement within complex environments.
  • Extensive experience of designing and applying business improvement methods and techniques.

Business Analyst - Strategy and Upgrade - Worthing/Remote/WFH

3 to 6 months rolling contract/£450 per day (OUTSIDE IR35)/based in Worthing, but mainly remote

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