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Digital Business Analyst

Job Title: Digital Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits (negotiable)
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 15168/001_1541413248
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Access IT Recruitment are working with a market-leading Software House in Sheffield to find them a full-time Digital Business Analyst to join their Service Design Team (SDT). This role is a great opportunity to be involved in every stage of the product life-cycle whilst collaborating with multiple teams and external clients.

  • Do you have experience liaising with key stakeholders to understand their key business requirements, with strong communication skills and the capacity to engage with senior staff?

  • Have you worked as a stand alone BA, working with the whole Software Development Life-cycle in either the railway, transport, airlines, energy or public sectors?

  • Do you have the ability to solve problems independently using an analytical approach, as well as a flexible approach and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances?

If you've answered yes to all the above questions, then this may be the role for you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Join senior team members on site visits to understand how their clients use the software in their day-to-day work

  • Assist with collecting, clarifying and translating business requirements into documentation for new features and products

  • Comfortably engage with all stakeholders through interviews, presentations and workshops to understand and investigate

  • Design high level user flows for key user journeys

  • Collaborate with SDT, development and test colleagues to design solutions that give customers added value from the service

  • Communicate key insights and findings to the projects team

  • Engage with the key technical teams to deliver the proposed solution

Experience Required:

  • Proven commercial experience as a stand alone Business Analyst

  • 3+ years experience of working in project teams that employ digital technology and techniques to solve complex problems

  • Ability to understand, conceptualise and communicate user flows using a variety of methods (from sketching simple drawings on wipe boards to designing interactive screens)

  • An understanding of Agile delivery methods

  • Knowledge of best practises and UX standards for web, iOS and Android apps

  • Understanding of the technical limitations of devices and software

  • Understanding of how business requirements relate to user needs

The client is looking for someone who has strong communication skills with the ability to engage with senior staff and all key stakeholders. Think you have the skills required to be a success in the role? Please apply via the link or get in touch for more information.