Business Analyst (Multiple Roles)

Business Analyst (Multiple Roles)

Job Title: Business Analyst (Multiple Roles)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-22
Reference: V-39532
Contact Name: Kym Hinds
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2021 12:17

Job Description

Our client, a large Federal Government agency is working to develop intelligence on Australia’s labour market, workforce changes and current and emerging skills needs. The Branch uses skills forecasting and analysis to provide data and intelligence about the labour market and current and future skills needs. Most of the branch’s output is new and/or experimental analysis and the branch is well staffed in its data analytics capabilities

A Business Analyst position is available within the Strategy team to assist in defining outcomes, improving documentation, and implementing new processes. The position will need to work closely with others in team including the Project Manager who will be creating and implementing a project management framework tailored to them, and the Data Engineer who will be assisting in delivery of the Data Lake and associated technology stack.

The position will also work with the data science teams of the branch to understand their requirements, work activities and processes.

The duties of the position include:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including ability to communicate and build relationships at all levels
  • Ability to document business requirements for data driven projects
  • End to end business analysis skills: process mapping, process re-engineering, user stories, workshop facilitation and improvement techniques
  • Assist in developing and documenting high level and detailed requirements
  • Completing project management documentation
  • Liaise between business areas and technical teams (Data and ICT)
  • Facilitate backlog refinement, review, management of user acceptance criteria, retrospective and planning sessions as required
  • Data entry and data cleansing
Familiarity with the following would be of value:
  • Agile
  • DevOps
  • SQL
  • R
  • R-shiny
  • Tableau • DESE Security Environment
  • Managing public sector agency budgets
  • Data Lake implementation/establishmen

Location and Contract Term:
The role is Canberra based with an estimated start in August 21 to 30 June 2022. With options to extend for a further 2 periods of up to 12 months.

Security Requirements:
Applicants must be Australian Citizens. Must a baseline security clearance.
How to apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will be required to complete a selection criterion to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.

Call Kym 1300 944 936 for any further information.

Applications close Thursday 5 August 2021

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