Business Analyst

We are looking for a Business Analyst as part of our delivery team to engage in delivery of both strategic and small change to their core systems. The scope of work incorporates all infrastructure, applications, and customer-facing websites. We are looking for someone who has experience working on cloud delivery projects.

Purpose of Role:

As a business analyst, you will analyse, design and document solutions to meet the business objectives to support development teams in the delivery of projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Works with business teams to identify, understand, prioritise and document business requirements, systems impacts and acceptance criteria. Collate and analyse performance data to ensure informed decisions.
  • Investigates operational requirements, problems, and opportunities, seeking effective business solutions through improvements in automated and nonautomated components of new or changed processes.
  • Assists in the analysis of stakeholder objectives, and the underlying issues arising from investigations into business requirements and problems and identifies options for consideration.
  • Works iteratively with stakeholders, to identify potential benefits and available options for consideration, and in defining acceptance tests.
  • Support the development team to write scenarios / user stories / acceptance criteria, agree work packages / sprints and produce estimates.
  • Identify any business readiness tasks required to support delivery.
  • Verify and accept the delivered work packages ensuring the development fulfils the business requirements. Provide support to the test team and business teams to complete functional and acceptance testing.
  • Prepare the handover of products to the business and support teams through showcases and by documenting any business processes changes and producing user guides.
  • Track and report on task progress.
  • Take part in any ad hoc project work improving the performance of the business as and when required.
  • Investigate, identify and present where appropriate, new technologies or processes. Experience:
  • Demonstrate experience of working in a business analyst role, preferably within the retail industry, specifically ecommerce channels. Experience working within the mobile channel and on international / multi-lingual sites would be an advantage.
  • This role will operate as part of a small team, so you must be willing to get involved in the full project life cycle and be passionate about ensuring delivery is of the highest quality.
  • Experience of working within an Agile / Scrum project environment.
  • Ability to translate complex business problems and requirements into well written, concise user stories that can be read and understood by business owners, developers and testers alike.
  • You will have a good eye for detail and be able to demonstrate the ability to produce clear, concise, well supported documentation.
  • You will have experience working on multiple projects concurrently and be able to manage the priorities within your workload.
  • Experience of managing 3rd party suppliers would be beneficial
  • Ability to be flexible with work duties and hours as required by the team and business, and able to attend other sites for which travel may be required.

If you are an experienced Business Analyst with the required skills and experience then please apply now to find out more.