Business Analyst (Technical) - 3-23 months - Outside IR35

Business Analyst (Technical) - 3-23 months - Outside IR35
  • £450 - £550 per Day
  • Contract
  • Glasgow, Scotland, UK Glasgow Glasgow GBR G51 1DA
Job Ref: 50213753
Sector: Business change & transformation
Date Added: 17 May 2021


Our Glasgow based client requires an experienced Technical BA to help guide the organisation through a significant period of change. The initial contract is for 3 months, however it has the option to extend for up to 23 months.

You will help them produce a number of key pieces of documentation such as business cases and options papers, that will drive innovation and change within the organisation. Their ideal candidate is a strategic thinker with a background of producing excellent, concise and well researched documents. You will be an excellent planner, expert communicator and top notch analyst. You will also have a technical background and previous experience in areas such as development or architecture.

The successful candidate will

  • Serve as a thought leader for key decisions facing the organisation
  • Have the ability to take information from highly skilled technical members of our team and communicate these to the organisations senior leadership
  • Be able to work in cross-functional teams using Scrum and/or Kanban
  • Lead workshops to elicit information from business and technical teams
  • Experience in writing acceptance tests and understanding Behaviour Driven Development principles
  • Experience of working with Confluence and Jira.

Essential skills

  • Outstanding communication skills. Particularly written.
  • Critical thinking and analysis. The ability to evaluate multiple options, from various sources and use evidence to recommend the most appropriate solution from a technical and business perspective
  • Understand the product life-cycle and whole life costing
  • The ability to forge strong relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Experience working in a fully Agile environment
  • Understands and appreciates Agile way of working with demonstrable experience of Scrum and Kanban
  • Experience in digital transformations and projects
  • Helping to identify and confirm business objectives to help prioritise the requirements and manage business expectations around scope and business values
  • Ability to support the Executive leadership
  • Strong attention to detail with a logical approach to problem solving
  • Experience of working in Digital Scotland Service Standard or GDS projects or programmes
  • Previous experience of working the public sector

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

16/06/2021 09:00:43
GBP 450 550 Day
Contact Consultant:
Tracey Bayar

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