Banking Business Analyst

Let’s talk about the role and responsibilities:

You will lead major initiatives and work to ensure the business process and technology solution are fully aligned with business goals and strategy.

This will involve:

  • Workging with a broad range of stakeholders, across the business to build business knowledge and understand their strategy and goals. 
  • Evaluating, analysing and communicating business requirements, business processes and solution designs.
  • Breaking down large projects into deliverable epics/user stories which will evolve from minimum viable product to a fully developed solution.
  • Working collaboratively with the development team to deliver the best possible outcome for both BAU activities and major initiatives.
  • Wearing multiple hats within an Agile team e.g. product owner, scrum master and occasionally as a tester.
  • Managing several internally developed products and ensuring integration to third party systems is fully aligned with the products’ core business and technical principles.
  • Responding to queries from managers and executives with supporting research and recommendations.
  • Coaching and mentoring other analysts as they join the business or project or less experienced business analysts.
  • Providing business expertise, critical analytical skills and initiative.
  • Engaging effectively with stakeholders, driving key relationships and assisting the clients to work out their requirements, in order to reach excellent outcomes for the business.
  • Gathering, analysing and documenting business requirements, ensuring they are documented in the most appropriate method for the customer.
  • Facilitating workshops, conducting one on one interviews, process mapping and utilising other methods including developing User Stories, and likely working to Agile sprint cycles. 
  • Managing requirement traceability across initiatives.

Let’s talk about your qualifications and experience:  

  • Tertiary qualifications in Information or Business Systems. 
  • Certification in Agile and/or Scrum processes is desirable. 

Skills and Experience

  • Prior professional experinece working as a Business Analyst
  • Leading major initiatives (within the BA space)
  • Process Modelling (‘as is’ and ‘to be’) 
  • Working on large initiatives as well as BAU activities simultaneously
  • Experience liaising with internal development teams and external vendors to ensure the deliverables meet requirements 
  • Exposure to Agile software development projects including development of new applications 
  • Product management
  • Excellent stakeholder relationship skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to influence people at all levels
  • The ability to think “outside the box”
  • Strong business acumen

Ref:

CAP/1564113

Posted on:

September 22, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced (non-manager)

Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Contract type:

Permanent

Location:

Melbourne