Agile Business Analyst

Agile Business Analyst

Job Title: Agile Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: NSW
Salary: $550 - $674 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 776439
Contact Name: Nicole Burt
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2018 15:00

Job Description

About Them
Working with a dynamic government agency, we have an outstanding opportunity for an exceptional Agile Business Analyst who will have direct accountability for supporting the business improvement lead and Program Manager by working on a range of business initiative and projects to deliver organisational outcomes and impacts in line with strategy, policies and values

The main roles and responsibilities for this position:

 Participate in development of Epic’s and User Stories
 Maintain Product backlog working closely with Scrum master & Product Owner
 Ensuring the user stories defined are of good quality, include a persona, acceptance criteria
and can be tested (both functionally and non-functionally).
 Support the Program Manager on planning tasks, gathering requirements and supporting
 Develop and maintain strong relationships with the business and supporting enabling areas,
both internally and externally, to that ensure all business analysis artefacts are fit for purpose
and deliver the desired outcome
 Contribute to workshops for the development of processes, policy, or systems or as required.
 Document the as-is and to-be state of the system
 Work closely with the test team for triaging defects
 Get involved in user acceptance testing if required
 Observe the principles of diplomacy and confidentiality in relation to all material handled,
adhering to legislation and organisational/ government protocols with regard to record keeping
and privacy, and be alert to the consequences of poor, misused or incorrect advice and/or
 Document all critical support/admin tasks to support the transition activities
 Document training material for operational teams
You’ll Need

Essential requirements:
 Experience working within Agile is must
 Experience developing backlogs and user stories is a must
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a tenacious, resilient, resourceful
and collaborative approach to delivery
 High competency with issue / task management systems (e.g. JIRA) and team
collaboration software (e.g. Confluence)
 Ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders at all levels (client side, users,
product leads, developers and subject matter experts)

Ideal experience:
 Experience in project coordination / management within a business consultancy, financial,
legal, commerce, policy, continuous improvement, strategy or similar environment
 Experience in business analysis, process design, and process optimization

For all of your hard work, you will be rewarded with the opportunity to be part of a highly successful and admired government agency
Successful employees appreciate
  • High daily rate
  • Outstandingly passionate and smart business with exceptional and collaborative leadership
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact

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