Senior Business Analyst

Senior Business Analyst
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Stirling, Scotland, UK FK7 9JQ Stirling Stirling GBR FK7 9JQ
Job Ref: 50215874
Sector: Business change & transformation
Date Added: 06 September 2021

Business Analyst - Stirling / Remote - 3 Month Contract

Our Public Sector client are currently recruiting for a Business Analyst to join on a 3 month initial contract, inside of IR35.

The successful candidate will have the following skills/knowledge:

  • A strong knowledge of Agile (Scrum) methodology with a blended approach to delivery
  • Strong communication skills that allow for effective communication across all levels of the organisation Lead scope definition workshops
  • Facilitate story mapping, release planning, and user persona workshops with the scrum teams
  • Ability to ensure agile/scrum concepts and principles are adhered to and be a voice of reason and authority.
  • Developing user stories, scoping and prioritising the backlog.
  • Facilitating agile ceremonies
  • Conduct backlog refinement and story point estimation sessions.
  • Understand organisational motivations including problems, goals, and objectives.
  • Assess and document the benefits, risks, and critical success factors of the project.
  • Demonstrate that business needs are satisfied within a given technical solution and define the definition of done by creating business facing tests (UAT).
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet targets.
  • Ability to prioritise workload.
  • Ability to work at a high level of accuracy.
  • Drive continuous improvements in sessions such as BA communities of practice and Enterprise Transformation.
  • Support and mentor junior team members.
  • Provide leadership and direction within the analysis team.
  • Facilitation skills: ability to facilitate workshops with all staff levels.


  • Experience in business analysis methodologies, techniques, and best practices.
  • Experience working with a product owner to understand and model the capabilities of the business using best practice techniques and acting as a product owner ambassador through being a proxy in ensuring business value is being delivered.
  • Experience in working with the design authority function to continuously improve our business solution design capability and assisting in ensuring we are adhering to best practice.
  • Experience in mentoring & support to business team members in the analysis team.
  • Experience of working with other regulatory bodies or partner scrutiny bodies is desirable.


  • Scrum certified or evidenced equivalent experience.
  • ISEB/BCS-qualified Business Analyst is desirable.

Should this position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact by telephone as required.

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

06/10/2021 09:27:22
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Contact Consultant:
Lewis Baillie

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