Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-03-29
Reference: V-37323
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2020 15:33

Job Description

Seeking a Business Analyst to be accountable under general direction to identify and communicate with users to formulate and produce requirements specifications to enable the creation of system and software solutions.

The Role:

The Business Analyst must have at least 5 years of demonstrated experience engaging with multiple different stakeholder groups to identify and prioritise functional and non-functional requirements for enterprise technology systems.
The successful candidate must be proficient in developing key program artefacts to a very high standard, including traceability matrices, specification documents and process flow diagrams. The role also demands a candidate with strong analytical skills and a track record of delivering solutions within a fast-paced, dynamic team environment.
Please be advised, given the current climate, all shortlisted applicants will likely be interviewed via telephone or VTC mechanisms.

Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria
  • Manage large stakeholder groups to elicit and prioritise customer and solution requirements - 10%
  • Provide advice to the project team on requirements management processes and methods - 10%
  • Prepare requirements documentation by completing requirements gathering, derivation and management - 10%
  • Develop Business Analysis Plans, Business Requirements Specifications, Business Cases, Functional Specifications, Non-Functional Specifications as tasked - 20%
  • Communicate effectively with users to identify business needs, problems and opportunities - 10%
  • Work with technical teams and subject matter experts to ensure that requirements are realistic, with achievable solution options available - 10%
  • Display excellent oral and written communication skills - 10%
  • Elicit business and technical requirements and model new and existing business processes to inform ICT project delivery for a fast paced, technologically complex and nationally significant mission - 20%

Desirable criteria
  • Experience in complex ICT projects is desirable - 20%
  • Display excellent oral and written communication skills - 15%
  • Demonstrated ability to perform work at a high standard with excellent quality standards and quality control measures - 20%
  • Strong administrative and time management skills, with the ability to effectively prioritise and allocate tasks - 20%
  • A proven ability to work as a member of an integrated team - 20%
  • Experience and willingness to provide mentoring and coaching to junior personnel - 5%
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 12 Month Contract with 1 x 12 Months extensions

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. NV1 Security Clearance Required

How to Apply:

Applications close 9 April 2020  

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