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Digital Business Analyst

Job Title: Digital Business Analyst
Location: Sydney
Reference: 28728584
Job Published: January 24, 2019 17:16

Job Description

Top Aussie ASX Listed organisation is looking for a Digital Business Analyst. You will work with partners in the business to elicit the business need, strategic alignment, benefits, stakeholders and goals. You will articulate functional and non-functional requirements and work with IT Solution Architects and vendor partners to determine the best-fit solution and cost. You will facilitate sessions to provide everything required to articulate project business cases.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead business partners, project team, and external partners (e.g. vendors) throughout digital and customer related projects, from ideation to the BAU handover.
  • Understand the primary business functions and processes of the business and use this appreciation to optimise functions and processes – to reduce cost and increase efficiency.
  • Provide a persistent conduit between the Digital Transformation and Customer Platforms team and the
  • Business, helping educate and inform both partners of each other’s ongoing and evolving needs and drivers, services and capacity.
  • Assist in the management of BAU activities and operational expenses (OpEx) to provide a persistent service to the business
  • Consult to and liaise with stakeholders (business, technology and project stakeholders) regarding agile business analysis and project success factors.
  • Assist in the determination of requirements, work with stakeholders including facilitation of workshops, stakeholder interviews other techniques.
  • Translate functional and business requirements into accurate user stories and process flow.
  • Ensure the user stories have met (and adhere to) the ‘definition of ready’.
  • Ensure the project scope and priorities are managed, plan the timeline (flight plan), and manage the project financials in collaboration with the Product Owner.
  • Work with members of the Team and the business to provide solution designs for initiatives, by engaging with domain expert partners and solution vendors.
  • Highlight project risks, including risks to delivery time and budget to the Product Owner at the earliest opportunity.
  • Anticipates and removes any blockers/impediments to the delivery of work. Work to optimise the flow of work to ‘done’
  • Negotiate the best business approach in all team ceremonies (e.g. sprint planning, stand-up, showcase, retrospective, backlog grooming).
  • Further participate in the rolling out of agile practices, tools and techniques throughout the business for business projects and business BAU work.
Experience required
  • Experience of working for at least 3 years, gaining an in-depth understanding of the business processes, information and systems.
  • Facilitate workshops regardless of content knowledge and ability to use to a range of techniques to elicit the target outcomes.
  • Good communication skills and the demonstrable ability to communicate appropriately at all levels of the organisation; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualisations
  • Business consulting experience developing concepts, solutions and business cases
  • The ability to assimilate and correlate disconnected documentation and drawings, and articulate their collective relevance to the organisation and to high-priority business issues
  • Solid experience planning, deploying and embedding either business or IT initiatives (preference for both) through the Agile delivery lifecycle
  • Experience modelling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Strong situational analysis and decision making abilities
  • Ability to produce high-quality requirement specifications to support project functional design development.
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