Business Analyst

Harvey Nash
County Durham
13 Sep 2019
17 Oct 2019
Job role
Business analyst
Key Skills…

3+ years' experience of working as a Business Systems Analyst in a Microsoft product-based environment.
Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills that can be applied to data and business analysis.
Have good written and verbal communications skills
Commercial experience of Scrum, Kanban, Agile, User Stories and wireframing tools
Experience of using Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)

What you will do…

Ensure accurate and detailed requirements documentation and acceptance criteria are produced for any given project or product based on the direction from the Head of Technology.
Gain an understanding of the business, the processes, and help map out associated business rules and frameworks to aid the running of the business.
Develop and maintain professional relationships with other department managers and staff; in-particular strong relationships must be built with the publishing, international and sales teams.
Collaborate with the business stakeholders and subject matter experts (SMEs) to obtain a greater understanding of the needs of the business, and the technical requirements needed to successfully support and execute on the business strategy and goals.
Support the relevant stakeholders through the feasibility, ideation and inceptions stages.
Ability to think outside of the box to develop solutions as part of the requirements gathering process and collaborate with the stakeholders and development teams to ensure we successfully deliver our objectives

Who you'll be…

Be highly organised and work quickly; easily handle and adapt to numerous shifting priorities and successfully engage in multiple projects.
Have the ability to work cohesively within a team and build effective stakeholder relationships at all levels.
Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience and vice versa
Have the ability to work at a fast pace, under pressure to tight deadlines, maintaining excellent attention to detail at all times.
Be self-motivated and organised.
Enjoy being part of a good-humoured and vibrant team