Senior Business Analyst

Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-10-26
Reference: V-40176
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2021 12:44

Job Description

The Role:

The Business Analyst will be required to understand business area needs and translate/document requirements to ensure solutions delivered provide value for both the Department and the Agencies it supports. The Business Analyst will work in a multi-disciplined, agile team and will engage with project stakeholders and business representatives to develop and document requirements.

Duties will include:

  • Reviewing and updating requirements/user stories and providing associated estimates
  • Develop user stories to describe functionality and liaise with business to understand acceptance criteria
  • Liaise with technical staff to ensure development is undertaken with the business needs at top of mind
  • Assist in coordination of user acceptance testing activities
  • Attending and contributing to scrum events (sprint planning, daily stand-up, sprint retrospective etc.)
  • Develop training material and assist with training and on-boarding activities as required 

Skills and Experience Required:

The Senior Business Analyst will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience conducting business analysis in Federal Government context and experience undertaking business analysis work for the Service Now platform will be highlight regarded. The Business Analyst will demonstrate the following skills.

Ability to:

  • Meet with business stakeholders to elicit, capture and document business processes, requirements and business rules
  • Conduct stakeholder workshops and interviews to elicit and validate user requirements
  • Undertake Interpretation and translation of business requirements into viable business solutions
  • Work collaboratively across a range of business areas and ICT teams
  • Communicate and document effectively to deliver outcomes for PM&C and the Agencies it supports

Location and Contract Term: This role is Canberra based. Contract till end of June 2022 with extension option till June 2024 pending budget and delegate approval.


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. A baseline security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.


How to Apply:

Applications close 2 November.

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 Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information