Business Analysts

Business Analysts - Perm and (Contract DV Cleared Only) Positions in London, Manchester and Cheltenham)

NB!! Only sole British Nationals who are SC or DV Security Cleared need apply.

My client is a leading defence and global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. The position would be supporting their rapidly growing UK Cyber and Intelligence business.

They use modern engineering methods (Scaled Agile, DevSec Ops, Site Reliability Engineering, micro-service architectures) and cutting edge techniques (data science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning) to tackle complex and challenging problems and deliver cost effective, reliable solutions.

Key Tasks

· Work with customer stakeholders to capture and elaborate requirements, including strategic, business and technical requirements
· Ensure business benefit is articulated and used to drive prioritisation of work
· Assess business impact of solution prior to deployment and develop and implement mitigation strategies
· Facilitate large scale workshops and meetings (for example PI meetings)
· Act as a coach to Product Owners and other team members where necessary
· Act as a proxy product owner where necessary to plan and prioritise work
· Effectively manage relationships, including managing client expectations and managing user expectations on behalf of the project.
· Work with cross organisational SMEs to understand technology improvements and impacts for Change initiatives.
· Contribute to the development of the Business Analysis capability by developing internal standards and managing staff as necessary

Essential Criteria

· Analytical degree or equivalent relevant experience
· Knowledge of analytical techniques and methodologies to define business problems
· Experience of requirements capture and management
· Strong verbal and written communications skills
· Skills in influencing and negotiation methods and techniques
· A good understanding of available and emerging IT technologies
· An ability to understand how IT supports our customers requirements
· Capable of dealing with conflicting priorities between different specialist groups within a fast paced Agile environment
· Ability to communicate effectively at different levels within the organisation, including senior management, operations personnel and customers
· Experience of developing business analysis skills in others

Desirable qualifications/experience

· Experience of working in a technical role
· Understanding of business change and user experience methodologies
· Understanding of project delivery in Lean/Agile environments and knowledge of Scrum and Kanban teams
· Experience of working in a SAFe delivery role
· Experience of using Atlassian Jira/ IBM RTC suite, or similar product lifecycle software packages
· Experience of working with UK government
· Experience leading and managing a team

For more information, please contact Adrian Weideman at Carbon60 on (phone number removed) or (url removed).

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency
Company
Carbon 60
Posted
01/12/2022
Location
Derby, United Kingdom, gb
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