Business Analyst based in Nottingham on a 3 Month Contract.
My client is a leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to consumers and businesses around the world. They help businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making.
Responsible for conducting detailed analysis and product, process design. Preparing proposals and estimates for internal or external design. To be responsible for supporting the delivery of the project through Design, Development, Testing and Implementation.
* Experience in software development projects and delivery methodologies * A sound understanding of the software development life cycle and familiarity with project management concepts * A good understanding and demonstrable practical experience of the application of different business analysis tools and techniques and their impact on project success * Technical knowledge coupled with a strong business acumen * A software development or data analysis background or experience in engaging with software development teams and test teams is desirable but not essential * Experience in working with offshore or outsourced development teams and third party suppliers is desirable but not essential
* Stakeholder Management - Identify relevant stakeholders and their area and level of influence in each project. Manage the stakeholders and communicate appropriately to avoid escalations resulting from BA deliverable or processes. * Assist in developing business cases for proposed projects e.g. cost estimates, timescales etc. * Manage detailed business and systems analysis and documentation of requirements, functional and non-functional and obtain agreement and authorisation. * Hand over specifications to the technical teams so that they can develop technical specifications that meet the business requirements. * Support the Project Manager and wider delivery team to ensure that everything within the BA's authority is done to meet overall project delivery to time, quality and budget. * Escalate all projects that are, or at risk of being, outside agreed parameters and recommend effective corrective action. * Create and maintain relevant artefacts as required by the project e.g. User Guides, Implementation Guides, Training Guides etc to departmental standards in line with the project plan. * Communicate programme of work to Delivery Managers, Senior Business Analysts and recommend effective corrective action. * Enable the definition of business requirements, prepare feasibility studies and ensure that products meet the needs of the business. * Negotiate prioritisation requirements with Senior Business Analysts, Product Managers, Account Managers and Business Consultants * Identify measures to improve delivery and customer satisfaction.
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