Business Analyst / Tester
20th December 2019
City of London
£40,000 - £45,000
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IT Business Analyst / Tester
£40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits
We are looking for a well-rounded BA / Tester to help provide Business Analysis expertise to support the development of key global systems. You will liaise with Finance, Sales and Marketing teams, and work with vendors in order to realise the development of new, business-critical systems. In addition to business analysis, this role will also require the incumbent to take the lead on testing of major projects to support project managers, internal testers and external test organisations in delivering thoroughly tested, robust solutions to the business.
*Knowledge of and experience using business analysis techniques
*Ability to elicit and capture requirements
*Experience of capturing workflows, both written and in BPMN/UML format.
*Experience of working with third-party APIs
*Tenacity, the love of investigating data problems right to the very end
*Writing test scripts / scenarios and managing testing
*Good communication skills, both written and verbal
*Excellent stakeholder management skills
*Attention to detail
*Knowledge of and experience using project management methodology: Prince2 or PMI a plus
*Good Knowledge of SQL a plus
*Understanding of ETL and data modelling a plus
*Knowledge and experience with UML - Structure or Behaviour diagrams.
*Experience of finance fundamentals
*Experience managing projects
*Trade publishing experience, and experience of bibliographic databases, especially Biblio, a plus
*Work with the business to define requirements
*Analyse data sources and outputs to contribute to logical and physical modelling and to prepare detailed specifications
*Manage and support testing
*Manage vendors to ensure they are delivering business value
*Support the Project Office with lessons learned, best practices, and standardised methodologies
*Provide project management support on smaller projects where required
Great Benefits: Alongside a competitive salary, a range of benefits on offer include 25 days service (increasing with service up to 28 days), pension scheme, life insurance, travel insurance, season ticket loan, childcare vouchers, free eye tests, ride-to-work scheme, access to a private company doctor, access to complimentary massages, 75% staff discount and a sharesave scheme.
Candidates may have held the following job titles; Business Analyst, BA, Business Data Analyst, Business Systems Analyst
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