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Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Inner West Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$800 - AU$920 per day + inclusive
Start Date: asap
Reference: 6538
Contact Name: Melissa Turkington
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2021 16:28

Job Description

The client
Well-known government agency, based in Sydney CBD requires a strong Business Analyst ideally with government experience within the transport sector to work on customer facing/digital projects.

The role
The primary purpose of the role is to to gather, document and analyse varying stages of business requirements, translate them into functional specifications for approval by project sponsor/stakeholders, while ensuring compliance project methodology and enterprise architecture.

The role drives digital based solutions and prototypes across both business and IT driven initiatives and capabilities and provides technical leadership and subject matter expertise when defining, developing and executing customer-facing digital solutions. The role also manages the review and analysis of the organisation's business intentions, services, processes and information needs to identify changes that lead to business improvements.

  • Manage requirements through the entire project life cycle, providing input to project change requests and work with relevant stakeholders (business and internal to IT) to develop documents describing required change that accurately reflects stated issues
  • Contribute to business cases that describe and justify the parameters of technology change initiatives
  • Develop Business Requirements documents for projects within agreed policies, standards and architectures and obtain sign off from appropriate stakeholders
  • Produce functional and non-functional specifications to communicate user requirements in technical terms
  • Review functional specifications and solution concepts developed by vendors that describe the desired outcomes of system development, integration or enhancement projects within agreed policies, standards and architectures to ensure these solutions meet the business requirements
  • Research user/customer need, create user journeys, scan market for opportunities emerging technologies and practices and support the development of test strategies, plans, scripts and assist with testing activities where applicable
This role initially runs until the end of Oct 2022 with possible extension.

Essential Requirements
  • At least 5+ years' experience as a Business Analyst
  • Prior experience working on customer facing digital solutions
  • Experience working closing with UX/CX
  • Previous NSW Gov experience would be highly regarded
  • Fully Vaccinated