Senior Business Analyst

Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 10 days ago
Contact: Bharti Chandramouli
Reference: 200580_1578467311

We have a requirement for a Senior Business Analyst for a contract role between 28/01/2020 - 28/06/2020.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyse and document detailed change requirements and provide input to the implementation as required
  • Work with business representatives to resolve conflicting requirements, determine priorities and validate and justify the requirements
  • Represent the department and work with vendor development teams and other skilled analysts to validate proposed changes and new functionality against the business requirements
  • Provide timely, strategic and expert advice to the project manager and business representatives regarding system requirements, information requirements, business impacts, scope management and project risks
  • Use communication skills to negotiate, establish and maintain networks and working relationships with team members, clients and stakeholders
  • Apply standardised templates, methodologies and processes for business analysis activities and related project documentation
  • Lead and work collaboratively with a wide range of staff at all levels
  • Lead and undertake requirement elicitation (including conducting stakeholder workshops), documentation and tracking work packages
  • Contribute to business integration, change management and testing activities

Essential Skills:

  • Must have demonstrable business/system analyst skills and experience (5+ years)
  • Proven experience in drawing accurate and effective business process models and information/data models including 'as is' and 'to be' utilising appropriate notations (such as BPMN, UML etc.)
  • Recent experience with vendor engagement, including managing development lifecycles, negotiation and creation of proof of concept and other required documentation
  • Understanding and application of the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) principles and Prince2 project methodology
  • Proven experience in developing high quality written analysis papers and other documentation for consideration by senior management.
  • Proven experience in documenting software requirement specifications using Use Case methodology.
  • Proven experience in effectively utilising a variety of applications such as Visio, Quality Centre, JIRA, TFS etc.

Desirable Requirements:

  • Relevant business analysis experience in the human services sector
  • Knowledge and understanding of the public sector Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Environment.
  • See projects through to completion, monitoring project progress and adjusting plans as required.
  • Take personal responsibility for meeting objectives and progressing work. Demonstrate initiative and proactively steps in and does what is required. Commits energy and drive to see that goals are achieved.
  • Consults and shares information and ensures others are kept informed of issues.
  • Experience in agile projects methodology

If this interests you, Apply Now!

Alternatively, call Bharti Chandramouli or Carrie Watts on 07 3319 7555 for a confidential discussion.