Four (4) Business Analysts

Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 7 days ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Reference: 248887

Our Federal Government Client is seeking Business Analysts to assist in the delivery of multiple projects within the Department with some of these projects rely on Identity & Access Management (IAM) functions and require clear and concise Identity Access Management requirements to be established.

This is a long-term initial contract until 30 June 2023 with 2x12 Months possible extension options, located at our Client's Canberra location. Flexible working arrangements including some working from home may be considered after commencement but will still require some time on site in Canberra on a weekly basis (minimum of 3 days per week). This position requires active Baseline clearance and Employment Suitability Clearance (ESC) prior to commencement.

As the selected candidate, you will be responsible for providing the following deliverables including but not limited to:

  • Working in collaboration with multiple ICT project teams in order to deliver the business requirements for authentication and access processes for various systems.
  • Working in a section with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver the requirements
  • Meeting with decision makers, systems owners, other Business Analysts, technical stakeholders, and end users to define business requirements, and system goals
  • Creating models, use cases, process flows, diagrams, and requirements specifications, to provide direction and support to projects
  • Reviewing and analysing the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and assisting with developing strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
  • Creating business requirements through interviews, workshops, surveys, and document analysis
  • Conducting walkthrough and showcases on the prepared requirements specifications with internal and external stakeholders in order to gain endorsements on the requirements, identifying, validating and defining cyber services for client agencies
  • Undertaking gap analysis of service requirements against existing business processes, capabilities, and technologies
  • Ensuring the design and delivery of services aligns with the expectations set by the Hardening Government IT (HGIT) Initiative and Cyber Hub Program
  • Drawing the connection between business requirements, ICT capability and processes.
  • Transferring skills and knowledge to departmental staff and ensure appropriate documentation is stored in accordance with the Department's record-keeping policy and practices.
  • Producing business requirements documents, functional requirements documents, use cases, and System Diagrams.

To be successful in this role you should have:

  • Minimum 5 years of demonstrated experience working as a Business/Systems Analyst across government agencies including relevant formal qualifications and proven experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in gathering and documenting clear functional business requirements, along with strong problem solving and communication skills to consult, analyse and remediate business critical issues.
  • Ability to grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable by way of documentation, including the ability to document use cases and system diagrams.
  • Experience in preparing and presenting information for a range of audiences.
  • Proven reliability, proactive team player, effective time management skills and ability to keep stakeholders and supervisors appropriately informed on progress of work tasks/priorities and any issues in meeting timelines.
  • Strong attention to details and ability to document technical requirements using plain and simple English writing styles through deliverables.

It is desirable if you have:

  • Knowledge of Identity Management and Access Control methods including RBAC and privileged access management, and the ability to apply that knowledge.
  • Knowledge of the concept and use of a single digital identity and whole of government initiatives.
  • Knowledge of ISM, NIST, PSPF and related cyber security standards.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens who have the ability to obtain Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Maria Lastierre on 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 248887

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.