Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Docklands
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-03
Reference: V-36383
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2019 17:36

Job Description

Seeking Business Analysts to join the program, to support requirements management and process design. The program is a comprehensive rebuild of the ICT systems and related business processes and applications, focussed on addressing security and resilience risks.   

The Role:

The successful candidate will have experience in eliciting information across a diverse group of both technical and non-technical stakeholders, have an ability to grasp new concepts quickly, be able to distil complex information and document requirements, both functional and non-functional to support procurement and upgrade activities. 
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' experience defining requirements and processes on projects and providing BA support through the project lifecycle.  Previous experience working with vendors, resolving issues, clarifying requirements and managing ambiguity is a must.
The successful candidate will join the Business Analysis team, and work aligned to one of the Delivery Streams (current demand is in Observation Network and Data & Integration streams) or supporting the Business Analysis capability with business case/investment case and cross stream activities.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • 7+ year's experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Experienced business analysis, including elicitation for functional and non-functional requirements, requirements management and traceability.
  • Experience supporting all phases of the delivery lifecycle from Initiation, Procurement and Tender stages through to Testing, Deployment and Transition to operations.
  • Knowledge and experience of applying security and resilience principles and frameworks.
  • Experience documenting business processes.
  • Experiencing working with a diverse stakeholder group including exec level stakeholders, ICT operations and technical teams, as well as customer facing and business operations teams.
  • Strong communication skills, and an ability to flex style and approach.
  • Pragmatic, flexible, self-aware, resilient, proactive and results driven.
  • Experience managing requirements via Microfocus ALM/Quality Centre tools.
Desirable criteria

Experience as a Business Analyst with:
  • Projects implementing operational technology field equipment, completed civil works, or upgraded physical security at a site. Working with engineers and technical teams.
  • Data Platform replacements, including introducing Master, Reference and Meta Data, Data Quality Management, redesign of data stores and services (including Geospatial, Gridded or Timeseries).
  • Integration Platform replacement, including API management, Secure Managed FTP, enterprise services buses, extract transform and load capabilities.
  • Requirements to support government business case/investment cases.
  • Experience managing BA quality processes and uplifting frameworks.
  • Knowledge of BABOK and BPMN.
  • Knowledge of or experience on projects implementing security controls from ISM, PSPF, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, ISO.
Location and Contract Term:

The role is based Melbourne with a 11 Month Contract with 2 x 6 Months extension options
Security Requirements:

Australian citizenship is required, Baseline Security Clearance is desirable or the ability to obtain

How to Apply:

Applications close 10 July 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information