Business Analyst - Milton Keynes

£35k to £40k DOE - IT Software - Analysis
Ref: 648 Date Posted: Thursday 06 May 2021
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Suitable for: Business Analyst or Requirements Analyst

Location: Milton Keynes + Travel

Salary: £35k to £40k DOE           

Our client is an innovative, highly successful software organisation supplying leading edge technology to the NHS.  They are recruiting for a Business Analyst to work closely within Product Design & Delivery, Solution Architecture and the Development Teams, the Business Analyst will gather requirements, specify and document solutions.

Experience/Attributes:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Business Analyst, Requirements Analyst or similar
  • Degree or equivalent
  • Strong business analysis and requirements analysis experience
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Demonstrable knowledge, experience in and passion for software business analysis
  • Experience of working in an agile environment or within a structured team
  • Experience working in a customer-facing role
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills combined with a flexible and adaptable approach in order to achieve successful stakeholder satisfaction
  • Proven experience of working in an agile development environment with Product Managers and Developers to create new digital products and services
  • Experience writing user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Self-Driven with ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Desirable Skills Required:

  • Approx 3 years+ experience as a Business Analyst or similar
  • Experience of gathering user requirements for web and mobile-based services
  • Experience working with clinicians and health professionals
  • Knowledge of TDD / Test Driven Development and Behaviour Driven Development environments
  • Understanding of health and social care software systems
  • Excellent data-handling experience including, but not limited to, advanced Excel, SQL and XML

The Role:

As a Business Analyst you should possess sufficient technical and analytical understanding so as to effectively gather requirements with detailed consideration of constraints. You should possess excellent business analysis skills and be capable of extracting undocumented information from clinical and technical staff so as to document essential business logic. This role requires excellent customer facing communication skills.

  • Work with project stakeholders, including 3rd parties, to identify, model and then document their business requirements and business domain details
  • Study the systems and operations and identify the scope of the problem
  • Requirements gathering with customers and third party partner companies
  • Liaise with key stakeholders and conduct brainstorming sessions to get exact requirements
  • Analyze the problem from different angles. Perform Gap analysis of existing solutions and target requirements
  • Document exact business needs along with both functional and non-functional requirements;
  • Prepare use cases, business requirements documents (BRD), system requirements specification (SRS) documents and other functional documents
  • Utilise structured requirements analysis/design methods and processes to ensure efficient and effective delivery for software developments in an Agile environment
  • Based on system needs, create high-level mockups and screens
  • Interpret user needs and requirements by carrying out stakeholder analysis, interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, survey's, site visits, business process defining, business analysis, task and workflow analysis
  • Interact with the technology team and help them understand the business workflow aspects of the solution
  • Work with the development Product Owners to specify acceptance criteria and ensure dependencies are met

In addition to the above, the Business Analyst is responsible for any other activities in support of the business which can reasonably be expected to fall within the capabilities of the employee.

Full Job description is available on request

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you.

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