EL1 Business Analyst

Location: Belconnen
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Carissa Burgos
Reference: 261119

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Business Analyst.

This is a fixed-term role until 31/03/2025, with the possibility of extension, located at our client's offices in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, or Canberra.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Work with stakeholders to design, capture, and communicate target business processes and requirements to enable delivery of a solution that meets end-user and ABS business and non-functional requirements.
  • Act as a key liaison between the product owner/business team and the technical delivery team.
  • Support the Product Owner in ensuring priorities and the work delivered meet business needs.
  • Collaborate closely with the Scrum Master to ensure BA practices align with Agile practices for the project.
  • Work with the UX Specialist to ensure UX is considered in requirements.
  • Facilitate selected agile ceremonies such as feature walkthroughs, T-shirt sizing, and backlog refinement.
  • Ensure requirements and key decisions for the next sprint are finalized in advance.
  • Manage the lifecycle of Jira stories in each sprint, ensuring their status is updated accordingly.
  • Manage the Jira portfolio view of ASP features, epics, and stories.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Ability to get up to speed on established projects and pick up work that is in progress.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to elicit and document relevant stakeholder and solution requirements.
  • Ability to model business analysis artifacts following industry standards including BPMN 2.0 and UML (Business Process Model and Notation; Unified Modeling Language).
  • Experience in business analysis in agile projects, describing features and user stories, and working in agile/scrum teams to refine and assist in prioritizing backlog items.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in multidisciplinary teams and engage effectively with various stakeholders.
  • Ability to identify, evaluate, and pursue process improvement opportunities.
  • Ability to work independently and in a virtual team environment.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens with a Baseline security clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on carissa.burgos@peoplebank.com.au quoting Job Reference: # 261119.

The closing date for this role is on 15 March 2024.

Expression of Interest for other Position Title roles will remain open until 20 March 2024.

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.