10th July 2018
£45000 - £55000
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Our story is a great one and we love to share it! We are the largest software platform provider to the life and pensions industry in the UK and Ireland.
It is the most exciting time to come on board. We are expanding and looking for bright, enthusiastic shiny stars to help us continue our success through all chapters…… and that is where you come in!!
The Next Chapter
We have an exciting new opportunity for a Business Analyst to join our team! We are looking for a big picture thinker who is comfortable taking a group of stakeholders through a journey from discovery to release and to work in a Scrum team to support the development of solutions for the stakeholders. You are equally happy to coach other team members in best practices and remaining hands on.
The star of this chapter is going to be you, our Business Analyst. A self-starter who takes initiative to get tasks completed. Our Business Analyst will:
Liaise with Subject Matter Experts, product owners and clients to gather and refine requirements and explain subsequent solutions
Work with product owners to breakdown work into suitably sized business outcomes ready for Scrum teams to work on
Work with a Scrum team to further breakdown the work into user stories using techniques such as Business Process modelling, personas, story maps and impact mapping
Support a Scrum team to develop and test user stories
Maintain context and focus on the business problem being solved throughout the life of the story and business outcome
Continuously encourage and suggest improvements in existing practices such as collaborative design over design upfront, testing right from the start etc.
Mentor, coach and teach other team members
To Play The Part
Our Business Analyst is going to be a special kind of person. Someone who is confident engaging with stakeholder both internal and external, someone who has:
Proven experience as a Business Analyst
Strong analytical, design and software testing skills
Good communication skills, written and verbal
Strong coaching and mentoring ethos
An ability to build strong relationships with key stakeholders
Basic knowledge of pensions administration or other financial experience
Are you our next Star?
Our story is built on your success, and your success does not go unnoticed! Alongside our generous benefits package we recognise and reward high performance and encourage an open and honest working environment. We will support you through every new chapter of our story with us.
Ready to audition?! Please apply today!
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