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Senior Business Analyst

  • Salary: £30.00 - £50.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: David Taylor
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  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: Morson Talent
  • Expiry Date: 02 August 2020
  • Job Ref: 178247DTR_1594991189

Business Solutions supports the IT needs across the Marine sector of Babcock. The Business Analysis function sits within the Business Relations part of the Business Solutions department. The Business Analysts are assigned to programmes, bids and projects to work with the business to understand and gather their business case and requirements.

Main Purpose of Role

* Work with Solution Managers and BRMs to Elicit business requirements for Programmes / Projects - understand business wants and establish needs and document as necessary
* Work with and support the business on the production of the business case and quantify business benefits
* Carry out stakeholder analysis understanding roles and involvement in the project
* Work with development teams to perform a gap analysis on requirements vs solution
* Data analysis where required
* Use business modelling techniques to develop current and desired scenarios as directed
* Apply methods to identify user experience to ensure user friendly processes
* Select appropriate techniques for the documentation of detailed requirements taking into account the nature of the required changes ensuring traceability back to source
* Identify opportunities to improve business process and/or systems within projects
* Liaise with the Test function and business teams to determine evaluation and acceptance criteria for tests against requirements
* Run playback sessions with the business on requirements (for sign-off), playback of proposed technical design (acting as a bridge), track solution delivery meets business requirements
* Provide guidance to junior members of the team

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences

* Experienced in use of modelling and analysis tools and techniques
* Demonstrate a systematic, disciplined analytical approach to problem solving
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Excellent interpersonal skills, comfortable working in teams and confident in dealing with clients/users
* Understanding of importance of commercial constraints
* Broad understanding of software development life cycle and IT delivery approaches
* Self-motivated, able to plan and schedule own work within a limited time horizon



British Computer Society - International Diploma in Business Analysis