Products Business Analyst (12 Month FTC)

Products Business Analyst (12 Month FTC)

ACCA Consulting | Cape Town, WC, ZA

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Products Business Analyst (12 Month FTC)

Overview
Reference
PBA
Salary
ZAR/annum
Job Location
- South Africa -- City of Cape Town Metro -- Cape Town
Job Type
Contract
Posted
18 January 2023
Our client is looking for a Products Business Analyst to Support the Product Owner, by leading the elicitation and the business analysis efforts for a key project which aims to increase digitisation and automation throughout the organisation.
Salary: Negotiable
Responsibilities:
• Methodical investigation and analysis of business processes in various business units.
• Understand system problems, pain points and opportunities for improvement.
• Facilitate requirement elicitation workshops.
• Compile detailed low-level business requirements and functional requirement documents.
• Summarise the above into high-level overviews showing the top-level vision and goals.
• Validate the requirements with technical leads and other subject matter experts.
• Product supporting artefacts such wireframes, process flow diagrams, data models and user story
maps.
• Obtain business sign-off on the specifications.
• Set clear goals for the development team to achieve.
• Communicate the requirements, be it user stories and requirement specifications, with the
software development teams.
• Create, groom, prioritise and order the agile product backlog based on business value and ROI
• Determine user acceptance tests and facilitate the execution thereof.
• Assist with project management for selected project activities.
Skills:
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Inquisitive attitude and passionate about problem solving.
• Ability to question the status quo as well reasons for stakeholders' requirements.
• High confidence working with complex data and systems
• High-energy demeanour
• Highly structured mindset
• Deadline driven
• Excellent organisational, planning and presentation skills
• Ability to manage multiple teams (both virtual and dedicated resources)
• Proven leadership ability
• Decisive
• Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated
• Team-player with the ability to work in a collaborative environment
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a high attention to detail.
• Comfortable and receptive with change.
Qualifications:
• Tertiary education with a minimum of 5 years business analysis experience.
• Diploma in Business Analysis
• Minimum of 5 years business analysis experience
• Experience in agile software development, especially in the Agile Product Owner role
• Experience in working with technology or software-based products
• Proven track record of being intimately involved in successful software projects.