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Senior Technical Business Analyst

Job title: Senior Technical Business Analyst
Contract type: Contract
Salary: AU$950 - AU$1045 per day
Reference: 6683
Contact name: Lee Hogben
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Job description

This large Government Department is delivering the largest infrastructure program Australia has ever seen.

We are seeking an experienced Senior Technical Business Analyst to join the team on an initial 12 month basis. The role offers a flexible working environment too.

The successful applicant will be working on Asset Maintenance Planning Projects. Projects tend to be mostly in the infrastructure space, with a requirement for understanding applications and how they integrate and are developed. This means we are looking for a Senior Technical Business Analyst with material Infrastructure experience and some Applications experience (not the other way around).

Key Responsibilities:
  • Churn requirements from the High-Level Scope Document
  • Have discussions with the Business Stakeholders and draft Low-Level requirements
  • Write descriptive "Gold Standard" User Stories in JIRA (this is not negotiable)
  • Discuss and socialize User Stories to the Developers and QA
  • Work closely with the Project Manager and helps resolve blockers in the project
  • Take ownership of the requirements and clarify issues / queries
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Experience in working in an Agile Ecosystem
  • User Stories writing experience especially in a Digital environment
  • Experience in writing Business Cases
  • Technical Business Analyst in Infrastructure or Integration Projects (minimum of 5 years)
  • Business Analyst in Application Development and Business Process Re-engineering Projects (minimum of 5 years)
  • Experience in managing small projects, under the direction of a senior project manager or program manager.
  • Experience working (influencing and negotiating) with a diverse set of stakeholders (of varying seniority) including: development teams, Dev Ops teams, testing teams, infrastructure teams, service partners and business representatives
  • Experienced in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies (e.g. business analysis plan, business requirements, functional requirements, requirements traceability matrix; Agile ceremonies, disciplines and procedures)
  • IT Process Re-engineering Experience - "As-Is" and "To-Be"; assess and redesign to eliminate efficiencies and/or improve controls and/or improve efficiency / effectiveness
  • Able to successfully prioritise, manage and deliver upon multiple streams of work
  • Able to deal with and manage conflict with different stakeholders, escalating to the project manager where appropriate.
  • Experience working in a team of business analysts, specifically sharing knowledge and work to improve efficiency and avoid duplication
  • Experience in leading more Junior BA's and or other analysts within the team
  • Strong communication / interpersonal skills, tailored to the audience
  • Experience in collecting, collating and analysing data from diverse sources
  • Advanced Excel skills
You must be either an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident to be considered for this role.

Please send your CV in WORD format only.