Agile Business Analyst

Posted 19 November 2021
Salary£300 - £400 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineFinancial Services Recruitment
Contact NameSam Fullman

Job description

Agile Business Analyst

My client who are a multinational banking and financial services organisation are currently looking for an Agile Business Analyst on a 6 months rolling contract basis.

You are someone with strong agile business analysis experience and a proven ability to deliver change in a fast-paced environment. If you also have strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking abilities, paired with a passion for delivering results, then this role will be a great fit for you.

You will have:
* Awareness and experience with widely used Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
* Strong interpersonal and influencing skills
* Experience in designing and implementing new target operating models and transitioning work

You will be directly responsible for:

* Organising and facilitating regular scrum team meetings, e.g. daily stand-ups, refinement, sprint planning, demos, retrospectives and other related ceremonies and ensuring these are effective and self-managed
* Working closely with the scrum team and scrum master to understand progress, dependencies, impediments to help achieve great client and team outcomes
* Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
* Supporting the scrum master directly, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog, and ensuring that features and stories are ready
* Using metrics effectively to improve quality and performance and show progress
* Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
* Facilitating getting the work done without coercion or dictating the work
* Providing all support needed to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible