Agile Business Analyst

  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Full-time
  • Department: Digital Development & Architecture

Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

Due to continued success and growth, we are expanding our delivery team and are now looking for a Technical Business Analyst.  You will be responsible for helping our teams implement technology solutions and process improvements in a cost-effective way by determining the requirements of a product, project or program, and communicating them clearly to all stakeholders. We are looking for candidates who are hands on Business Analysts with experience in working closely with a Delivery team using Agile methodologies. You will play a central role in this digital transformation project.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Agree and document business requirements in high quality user stories
  • Gather business requirements from stakeholders
  • Work closely with Business, Product Management, Project Managers, Architects and Product Owners as required to deliver detailed functional requirements and process definition
  • Produce and prioritise user stories and obtain clarification on business requirements
  • Support key stakeholders in identification and resolution of issue
  • Facilitate and lead team interactions and communications through regular workshops
  • Ensure full alignment between various internal and external teams and gain agreement to the desired outcomes
  • Ensure high quality by performing testing activities to confirm that software developed meets acceptance criteria for the user stories
  • Ability to analyse key areas of improvements to processes and tools
  • Experience in mapping and documenting the ‘As Is’ and the desired outcomes to show the `To be’ processes
  • Produce both process and data flow maps as required identifying timings, functional responsibilities etc
  • Ability to self-manage the business analysis activity through to completion

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Business/Technology/Engineering or related degree
  • Experience in financial sector an advantage
  • Self-starter with a passion for quickly learning and implementing new concepts
  • Leadership and collaborative interpersonal skills to engage and motivate team members
  • Strong relationship building and communications skills with ability to present ideas and concepts coherently to senior stakeholders
  • Ability to own and manage content with responsibility for ensuring it is up to date
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive in handling issues, risks, dependencies and escalations
  • Excellent organisational skills; ability to prioritise tasks, work with schedules, manage resources while remaining focused on team goals skills (organising meetings/calls and coordinating activities)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience working with teams using Agile methodologies
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal abilities
  • Experience working in a team-orientated, collaborative environment and motivating others to provide innovative solutions for team improvement

Additional Information

Tripti Chandwani

Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team

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