Senior Agile Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Agile Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra CBD, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 200821_1579563597
Contact Name: James McLaughlin
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2020 10:39

Job Description


An exciting opportunity for an energetic and driven Senior Business Analyst to work in a high performing, fast paced agile culture. To support our clients technology strategy and digital transformation the Senior Business Analyst will embrace modern agile design, analysis and delivery approaches to drive customer centric outcomes and business focussed solutions. Support the ongoing development of teams and individuals through mentoring and upskilling of junior team members.

Selection criteria

Essential criteria

Significant experience working as a Business Analyst in an agile framework, including developing detailed user stories and requirements;
Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, including working closely with business and customer representatives with the ability to translate between customer, business and technical teams
Proven ability to work effectively with multiple disciplines in an agile delivery environment including product managers, architects, developers, database administrators, DevOps engineers and testers;
Ability to develop innovative solutions to overcome problems to ensure successful implementation of projects and initiatives;
Ability to make decisions that are based on professional judgement, evaluating risks and in the context of a complex and changing environment;
Highly developed organisation skills including the ability to prioritise and collaborate across the organisation to achieve outcomes against challenging time frames

Desirable criteria

Experience mentoring and upskilling junior colleagues;
Experience undertaking business analysis for Is and/or integration systems
Experience with data architecture and/or data modelling;
Ability to quickly learn and understand latest technology trends such has cloud-native technologies, containerisation and AI/machine-learning;
Ability to quickly learn and understand a complex business domain.