Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney C B D
Salary: Daily rate contract
Start Date: 2019-04-08
Reference: JO-1904-11954
Contact Name: Hannah Mlynar
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: April 08, 2019 14:59

Job Description

My client is looking for a senior business analyst to work with their team on an application being custom-built in-house. This is an agile team, currently using a Scrum-based method.

You will be required to have clear communication with the development team and a high level of detail in the user stories to help fast track the development of this application. You will need to be physically present with the dev team for a couple days and hot desks with the dev team to help bridge the gaps in communication as well as run workshops with the business stakeholders and end-users.

Main responsibilities:
  •   Work closely with Product Owner to create and maintain the product backlog
  •   Articulate features, user interaction designs, detailed stories and acceptance criteria.
  •   Develop digestible features and independent stories for efficient and value driven delivery.
  •   Be part of an agile development team, participating in all Scrum ceremonies.
  •   Work closely with the Development Team to discover and define solutions, solve real customer and business.
  •   Act as the internal customer representative and ensure the product is strongly aligned with customers' needs.

Key skills required:
  • Experience within an Agile environment - Scrum framework, Kanban , etc.
  • Experience working within technology teams, including developers, solution architects, and agile testers
  • Experience with testing
  • Experience of collaborative story mapping sessions
  • Experience with writing features, user stories and acceptance criteria, including Behaviour Driven Development formats.
  •  Experience in Behaviour Driven Development approach to acceptance criteria is an advantage.
  •  Experience creating UI wireframes, to help develop requirements and illustrate functionality
  •  Strong product and business analysis focus to support insights and judgement
  •  Strong focus and business acumen and focusing on outcome instead of output
  •  Excellent presentation and communication skills and ability to speak to all levels within the business
Any experience in e-learning will be a great advantage

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply online and Hannah Mlynar will contact you if you have been shortlisted.