Product Analyst | Olivedale

Experience & knowledge required- Minimum of 6 years Business Analyst or Product Analystexperience- Minimum of 2 years JIRA and Confluence experience- Ideally 2 years Team Lead/Supervisory/ManagementexperienceMinimum qualification- Diploma or Degree in computer sciences or any other related professional and recognized I.T. qualification (advantageous)- At any time in your life someone must have referred to you as "smarty-pants"Competencies- Very strong commitment to high quality documentation- Strong writing skills- Excellent technical analysis skills- High attention to detail and commitment to accuracy- An undeniable need to understand how things work and ideally break them from time-to-time- Passion for IT and software development- Customer/user-orientated- Results orientation- Leadership skills- Ability to solve problems and apply logical thinking- Strong ability to plan and organise- Presentation and communication skills- Curious- Self and time management skills- Ability to display emotional resilience and the ability to withstand pressure on an on-going basis- Receptive to changeJob responsibilities- Create strong and detailed product scope documents, which incorporate the following:o Requirements analysiso Background and strategic fito User stories and taskso Risks analysiso User interaction, design and flowo Non-functional requirementso Wireframeso Emoji and / or animated gifs in smart ways to make technical document less boring and lame- Work with the development team to understand technical requirements, estimated timelines and risks- Work with the QA testers to understand testing requirements, estimated timelines and risks- Work with the Projects team to understand customerrequirements and to deliver customer-facing (nontechnical)scope documents- From time-to-time work with clients (those pesky people who pay us money to blow them away) to understand technical requirements and manage design expectations- Master table dancing, Potjie cooking, Karaoke Singing, Tequila drinking and/or dodging, tenpin bowling and "high fiving" from time to time in social engagements as and when required. (technical peeps can dance too weve witnessed this phenomenon on multiple occasions!)- Constantly improve our scope documentation process to give better clarity to the development and QA teams- Work within the Agile and scrum methodologies and frameworks- Serve as a knowledge resource on Smoke CIs software product (Eyerys) and demonstrate relevant industry and/or product knowledge to present software features, components, capabilities, and functionality to offer new and creative solutions to meet client needs and evolve the product- Financial Benefits: Funeral, Death and Disability Policy- Other Benefits:o 15 Days annual leave per annumo Company social committee managed by the staff to decide how we do social events and team building driving our amazing company cultureo Hybrid working model
Johannesburg, GT, ZA