Agile Business Analyst | £75,000 | Central London

Recruiter
Digitek Resourcing Ltd
Location
Whitechapel
Salary
£65,000 - £75,000
Posted
12 Jan 2017
Expires
15 Feb 2017
Agile Business Analyst, BA, £65,000 - £75,000, Central London This is a perfect opportunity for an Agile Business Analyst who is looking to be part of a successful global organisation that is widely recognised as an expert in the delivery of high quality software solutions to the publishing sector. As the Agile Business Analyst your responsibilities will include: Agile Business Analyst Discovery Engagements: - Lead a larger Discovery engagement for custom implementation / platform ie. contribute to the schedule, manage the Business Analyst resource and ensure the Business Analyst approach is appropriate to the project context - Facilitate initial kickoff and stakeholder sessions - Manage and validate a prioritised Product backlog, NFR catalogue, Data Models, As-Is/To-Be Business Processes and Wireframes. - Provide functional expertise in sessions - Ensure Consensus between technical and business stakeholders - Contribute to Delivery SoW, Schedule and Resource Profile Agile Business Analyst Delivery Engagements: - Setup Business Analyst Backlog grooming and Delivery processes - Facilitate Delivery project onboarding, pre-planning, sprint planning, stand-ups, developer questions, scope negotiations and retrospectives - Contribute to project set up e.g. JIRA, Share and Wiki Setup - Contribute to the RAID log and client engagement - Nurture client relationship with focus on PO if present Agile Business Analyst Subsidiary Responsibilities: - Attend all Business Analyst Practice sessions - Contribute to the definition of new Business Analyst Service offerings and capabilities with the HoBA - Contribute to Business Analyst induction ie. Lead a new starter's induction, facilitate probation objectives and provide current project overview - On occasion chair the Business Analyst Practice sessions ie. stand-ups, initiatives, internal training - Participant in Sales engagements ie. reviewing RfPs, provide Business Analysttask estimates and advocating Services - Lead End User Training ie. create and deliver material Agile Business Analyst Requirements: - Strong analytical and problem solving skills - Clarity of Communication (Precise, Succinct, Effective) - Natural Leader and Mentor - Fun / Raise Company Morale - Presentation Skills - Workshop facilitation techniques - Requirements Management and Engineering - Scope/Change Control - Stakeholder Analysis e.g. Power/Influence - Business Process Modelling Agile Business Analyst Domain Knowledge: - Agile SCRUM / KANBAN - Web technologies - SDLC - UX Principles - Project Management e.g team coordination, scheduling etc Agile Business Analyst, BA, £65,000 - £75,000, Central London