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Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Macquarie Park, New South Wales
Salary: AU$850 - AU$900 per day + superannuation
Start Date: asap
Reference: 6592
Contact Name: Melissa Turkington
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2022 10:46

Job Description

The company
One of the leading universities in NSW, currently requires a Senior Business Analyst to work within their research department. The project involves working with Student Management Systems and is a 2 part project:

Project focus: a) digitisation of Graduate Research candidature management processes, b) identify and prioritise Higher Degree Research (HDR) services data analytics requirements

The role
The initial phase of the project involves the digitisation of a number of paper forms within HDR. They currently have a number of processes requiring students to fill in different forms and these need to be digitised. This will involve analysing workflows, working closely with the graduate staff to assess the automation options and how this would be structured to ensure data integrity.

The second phase of the project will involve gathering requirements around research data - analytics, data modelling. This will require some level of data gathering and reporting.

Essential criteria
  • At least 5 years' experience as a Business Analyst
  • Previous experience working within Higher Education and specifically experience with student management systems
  • Experience with systems value stream and value network mapping, process and activity analysis,
  • Experience in data analytics and reporting projects, ideally Tableau and Power BI
  • Post graduate research student service improvements will be an advantage.