Senior Business Analyst

  • Initiate International
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Mar 25, 2020
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Job Description

Are you a Senior Business Analyst looking for an exciting new challenge? We have an amazing job opportunity for you to join a global technology and e-commerce leader their offices in Cape Town! This team are looking for a Senior Business Analyst who will be responsible for the end-to-end responsibilities within the Business Analyst framework, from facilitating workshops and requirements gathering through to documentation. You will be expected to work in a fast-paced environment where the teams deliver in an agile way.

Your key job responsibilities as the Senior Business Analyst in Cape Town will include:

  • Facilitate requirements gathering workshops with the Business
  • Elicit requirements using a variety of tools and techniques based on the scenario
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to analyse information needs, functional requirements and business processes
  • Produce requirements documentation using an appropriate tool
  • Produce requirements documentation in an agile format to suit the pace of the Business
  • Thorough knowledge of documentation methods, processes and best practices
  • Understand the commercial importance of changes or new features
  • Drive and challenge Business Units on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans
  • Review and improve existing processes
  • Assist with product/system/process documentation to support the Business, Developers and QA
  • Serve as the intermediary between the Business and the Software Development Team
  • Ability to work across multiple projects and backlogs
  • Understand the impact of the change within the broader context

Requirements for this Senior Business Analyst job in Cape Town:

  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years previous experience as an Intermediate Business Analyst role in an IT environment
  • Have worked in an agile environment using delivery methods such as SCRUM or Kanban
  • Matric and National IT Diploma OR Undergrad IT Degree
  • Business Analysis Certificate or Diploma
  • BABOK Certified (Advantageous)
  • Agile training (Advantageous)