IT Systems Analyst

IT Systems Analyst

Job Title: IT Systems Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Market rates
Start Date: 2021-04-05 00:00:00
Reference: V-38877
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2021 17:19

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Federal Government clients is looking for an experienced IT Systems Analyst to work within one of their branches that is focused on improving and developing future platforms that provide our client’s identity, authentication and authorisation services.

Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
  • Helping mentor junior analysts as a senior system analyst
  • Providing vision and direction to the scrum teams as well as product owner
  • Ensuring that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Working with the product owner to plan and prioritize product feature and product backlog and development for the product
  • Establishing acceptance criteria in collaboration with the Scrum team
  • Leading the creation of new functional and non-functional requirements for the system
  • Providing backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
  • Helping with the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities
  • Providing an active role in mitigating impediments, that are impacting the team’s ability to reach their sprint goals
  • Ability to identify, differentiate and extract technical and functional requirements based on use cases and user stories
  • Ability to create and maintain documentation such as operational guides, UI design specifications, test cases, system and program documentation
  • Skills to act as an interface between business functions, technology and build teams
  • Ability to adopt and work in a scrum based agile methodology to multi-task and deliver rapid analysis
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a IT Systems Analyst
  • Experience in gathering and writing functional and non-functional requirements
  • Practical experience in using Enterprise Architect (EA) Sparx or equivalent modelling and design tools
  • Have knowledge of software development and web technologies
  • Creative thinker with a vision and attention to detail
  • Past experience working on a mobile app development project highly desirable
Location: Canberra

Contract Term: 12 months with extension options

Security Requirements: Must be an Australian Citizen. Due to the work environment, our client has requested that all candidates must hold a current Baseline Security Clearance.

How to Apply:

Applications close Friday, 09 April 2021

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.