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Business Analyst (Software)
40-45,000 basic + benefits
Business Analyst (Software)
40-45,000 plus benefits including 25 days holiday, pension and life/disability cover
Our client, a long established & successful Birmingham based software house, specializing in cutting edge SaaS based solutions, is seeking a Business Analyst due to their continued global expansion.
You will become a key member of the development team utilising the methodologies and working in an agile environment. You will need to be self-motivated, willing to work hard and be able to fit in well with a small team. You will be involved in the majority of the application development life cycle from documenting requirements, assisting in the production of the system designs, software testing, and on-going technical support.
Primary Responsibilities
Understanding, gathering, communicating and documenting customer & business requirements & drivers using industry standard and company methodologies & policies;
Collaborate with the Application Development, Testing and Management teams to help build technical documents and prototype solutions for their flagship product;
Problem solve requirement to design variances and bugs in the application;
Collaborate with the development team, testers, project leads, support desk and clients, to ensure business requirements & drivers are fully understood by all parties and ensure the solutions put in place are to a high standard and fit for purpose - fully meeting the business need;
Supporting new development processes and procedures;
Become the voice of the customer by regularly meeting with and understanding how customers use the product and actively discuss how you can continually improve the software.
Skills and Experience
A computer science or related degree with a high level of computer science content or equivalent qualification/industry experience;
5+ years experience in the technology industry, ideally in an agile product management environment ;
This position requires a person with exceptional organisational and analytical skills, and attention to detail;
Passion for creating great applications and solving customer problems;
Keenness to learn new skills and technologies;
Must have excellent interpersonal and communications skills - in particular the ability to write clear, concise and unambiguous documentation;
Must have the ability to work both independently as well as within a team environment.
Experience of PRINCE 2 methodologies
Knowledge or experience of working in an agile sprint environment
Experience of Atlassian products: JIRA and Confluence
On offer is a basic salary between 40-45,000 + benefits
If you feel that you have the right skill-set to fulfil this role then please send your CV to c.booth@swindaleparks.co.uk or telephone Carl on 0121-585 6079 for an initial discussion.