Online since 1999 | 6,057 IT Jobs Live NOW

Business Analyst / Tester

Premium Job From Deerfoot
Recruiter: Deerfoot
Listed on: 20th December 2019
Location: City Of London
Salary/Rate: £40000 - £45000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

This job has now expired please search on the home page to find live IT Jobs.

IT Business Analyst / Tester
£40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits
Permanent Opportunity
Central London

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.

Skills
Required:
*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
*JIRA experience
*Good communication skills, both written and verbal
*Excellent stakeholder management skills
*Attention to detail
*Self-motivated, team-player

Desirable:
*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

Responsibilities
*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

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906).