Business Analyst - Data

Business Analyst - Data

Job Title: Business Analyst - Data
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2920167
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2019 19:15

Job Description

Seeking a Business Analyst - Data to  is required to support the Data delivery stream within the department. This role will be responsible to develop and manage requirements, and define theprocesses, relevant to the applicable data solutions.

The Role:

The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience in documenting
requirements and designing processes, for the following data capabilities.
• Data Quality Management
• Reference, Master and Meta Data Management
• Data Stores and Services (including Gridded, Timeseries, Geospatial, Object)
• Data Security
Further, the successful candidate will have previously worked with a collaborative and
diverse group of stakeholders, as part of a team of BA's, to implement greenfield data
platform, management and service capabilities, and support the delivery and operation of the chosen solutions within a large organisation.

Skills and Experience Required:
  • A strong business analysis skill set, including elicitation of functional and non-functional requirements, requirements management and traceability across data projects.
  • Technical capability to analyse needs and articulate requirements for the underpinning data platform capabilities - Data Quality Management, Reference, Master and Meta Data Management, Data Stores and Services (including Gridded, Timeseries, Geospatial, Object) and Data Security. 
  • Experience working on projects delivering data platforms and capabilities as previously stated for organisations that have distributed data collection points using a variety of equipment, and complex data processing needs.
  • Experience setting up data capabilities in a greenfield environment.
  • Experiencing working with a diverse stakeholder group including ICT operations and technical teams, as well as customer facing and business operations teams.
  • Experience working with multiple vendor teams including tracing vendor delivery against agreed requirements.
  • Strong communication skills, with flexible style and approach.
  • Pragmatic, flexible, self-aware, resilient, proactive and results driven.
  • Experience articulating the security and resilience needs of data platforms &
  • Experience with data lifecycles, and usage/behaviour and familiarity with the types of events generally tracked and reported (e.g. Data Analytics, and other tracking, reporting or alerting software).
  • Fluency in the language of both business and technology as it pertains to data platforms (e.g. Gridded, Time series, Geospatial data, database technologies, data quality measures & metrics, etc).
  • Experience working in regulatory and compliance environment.
  • Experience managing requirements via Micro Focus ALM. 

Melbourne based

Contract Term - 7 Months contract with a possible 2 x 6 months extension

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

Applications close 14 April. Please upload your resume to apply. Selection Criteria is required for this role.

Call Joanne Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further enquiries