Business Systems Analyst

  • Job Reference: 22002068_1535018232
  • Date Posted: 23 August 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Basingstoke
  • Salary: £450 to £500 Per Day
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 16 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Business Systems Analyst - SAMA


Main Activities and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Project and Portfolio Management Team to understand customer specific project needs.
  • Identify and document the functional, procedural, process and system requirements / specifications for Customer specific projects.
  • Create effective user storeys and illustrative customer journeys to enable customers to validate the target state solutions.
  • Develop prototype/proof of concept solutions as may be required to validate customer requirements.
  • Work closely with the Systems Architect or other relevant parties to validate requirements and technical specifications.
  • Design, manage and/or undertake the development of minor work packages in conjunction with internal De La Rue teams or the chosen outsourced software development partner as appropriate.
  • Conduct and support super user/train-the-trainer training activities.
  • Business as usual support of existing and new business solutions as and when implemented.
  • Assist with the specification of user test plans, collecting, understanding and transmitting the business requirements for the project and translating these into functional specifications and detail test plans.
  • Document workflows and results of business analysis and obtain sign off from customers on specifications.
  • Provide the link between the customer, development team and any third party regarding software functionality, throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Assist with design and execution of test scenarios and test scripts.
  • Day to day management of change requests in relation to the project plans to ensure agreed deadlines are met.
  • Reports to be produced for the project manager showing progress against outstanding milestones, status, resource requirements, issues, risks and dependencies.

Qualifications and Experience

  • BSc in Computer Science or related degree.
  • Previous hands on business applications support experience is required.
  • Extensive experience of defining software requirements and specifications.
  • Demonstrable business systems / ERP experience including proficiency in SQL languages.
  • BA ISEB Certification an advantage.
  • Experience with software development methodologies and practices an advantage.
  • Previous hands on software development and/or development of application interface experience an advantage.
  • Experience in the management of business systems, track and trace solutions, authentication and security an advantage.
  • Able to produce clear documentation and communication of solution objectives, requirements and designs to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience of both internal and external customer interaction with specific reference to gathering, documenting and understanding customer requirements.
  • Demonstrable evidence of analysing and documenting complex business processes.
  • End to end experience of the project lifecycle is desirable.
  • Proven track record in successful and timely delivery of all project related work.
  • A detailed understanding of business process analysis.
  • Proven experience interacting directly with end users.
  • Results orientated with good communication and interpersonal skills.

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