Business Analysts will apply analytical knowledge areas and in-depth analysis of the business to uncover its true problems, understand its objectives, define the relevant requirements, business rules and identify design elements to support the application functions.
Business Analysts have strong problem-solving skills and interact regularly with various professionals to generate value for the business.
Business Analysts have several key touch points through the product lifecycle and will ensure that the solution will enable the business to achieve its objectives.
The selected candidate will :
Reviews evaluations of business models, processes and operations to develop a comprehensive understanding of business needs and requirements, and maintains an understanding of the technical implications of risks, assumptions and dependencies
Translates sophisticated business requirements into technical requirements and specifications, supplying to system architectural design and development
Builds links with business partners and SMEs to assemble, understand, document and analyze business requirements and supports the business to envision future state and what they need to change to support it
Provides insights and recommendations from different data sources to help verify the solution / technology is meeting business requirements, identifying new projects and opportunities for additional services
Your key responsibilities
Leads meetings and facilitates workshops with business partners to understand and assemble business / functional requirements and translates these into sophisticated technical requirements, building strong relationships with business partners as well as the wider team
Reviews and supervises the production of technical specifications to guide system architectural design and development and reviews quality assurance tasks to ensure completeness of requirements
Provides technical expertise to improve value from current applications, solutions, infrastructure and new technologies and seeks to continuously improve the use of system and technical components to align to business requirements
Identifies processes and information technology required to introduce solutions and recommends modifications to systems and processes for efficiency, scale, and performance
Maintains an understanding of risks, assumptions, and dependencies associated with the business and technical requirements, identifies any blockers and flags as appropriate, and assists with scope management activities including the identification and impact assessment of change
Is responsible for the design and review of test cases to ensure tests adequately meet the requirements
Reviews insights on whether solutions and technologies being implemented are meeting business requirements and provides recommendations on how to improve current processes
Handles the delivery of business case development and RFP responses, seeking new data sources to assist with the delivery
Skills and attributes for success
Authoritative experience gathering and interpreting business requirements
Experienced developing technical requirements and specifications, including knowledge of software engineering methodologies, reporting tools, modelling and testing
Professional understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Modelling and Notation
To qualify for the role, you must have
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Business Management, Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering, IT, Statistics, Mathematics, or related field preferred
5-7 years of experience in consulting services with consistent record to creatively assist client with their business challenges
Have shown experience of one or more industries or sectors, with broad knowledge of current as well as new technologies
Have experience in Agile framework participating directly in Agile practices and producing common artifacts
Understand product development and delivery framework especially Agile framework, DevOps practices and micro services
Strong confirmed experience in either an internal or external business analysis role, or similar, evidenced by adding significant business value through research, challenging the status quo where appropriate, supplying material improvement ideas and developing / communicating full business cases
Good technical knowledge and experience in delivering IT solutions, providing comprehensive technical advice and understanding user requirements
Confirmed partner management experience
Ideally, you’ll also have
Have a sense of urgency, decisiveness, ability to work well under pressure
Broad understanding of IT Services, including service offerings, technical standards and policies, technical and business strategies as well as interpersonal structure
Good interpersonal, leadership and communication skill (written and verbal)
Demonstrate ability to clearly articulate ideas and present strategies at all organization levels
Have previous team leadership role
What we look for
A self-starter, independent-thinker, curious and creative person with ambition and passion
What we offer
As part of this role, you'll work in a highly integrated, globally complementary team with the opportunity and tools to grow, develop and drive your career forward.
Here, you can combine global opportunity with flexible working. The EY benefits package goes above and beyond too, focusing on your physical, emotional, financial and social well-being.
Your recruiter can talk to you about the benefits available in your country. Here’s a snapshot of what we offer :
Continuous learning : You will develop the attitude and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you : We will provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a significant impact, your way.
Transformative leadership : We will give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture : You will be accepted for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Please contact us to request accommodations.
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer, and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities.
While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark!