Business Analyst - Data Engineering

Posted 17 February 2021
SalaryUp to £0.00 per day
Job type Contract

Job description

Business Analyst - Data Engineering

Working for a world leading insurance company on an initial 3 month contract as a Business Analyst responsible for conducting effective analysis to clarify, evaluate business problems and requirements for change in a manner which supports the Business Strategic Goals of the Initiative/ Project. This includes documentation of requirements using various methods, such as: Process Mapping; Story Maps; Use Cases; Impact Mapping; Functional and Non-Functional Requirements Specifications; Features (User Stories), Data Mapping and Data Profiling.

Key Accountability and Responsibility
*Responsible for informing the Product / Initiative Roadmap and a good understanding of it, working closely with the PO and Business Stakeholders
*Accountable and Responsible for creating quality stories in a timely manner to ensure a healthy backlog for your engineering team.
*Working closely with your Delivery Manager/ Scrum Master, PO and Tech Lead to attain delivery assurance.
*Accountable and Responsible for keeping your Product and Business Analysis artifacts relevant and up to date (e.g. process maps, workflow's, acceptance requirements, requirements, data models, story maps, etc…)
*Working with the Application Architect, Tech Lead and Sr SDET to break down the problem into a Story Map, identifying releasable valuable increments while minimizing Technical constraints.
*Responsible for scope management of medium to large complexity initiatives. Focusing on delivering value frequent and often.
*Accountable and Responsible to understand every data contract required to achieve the business outcome, you will be required to gain a good business understanding for each data element: how it is created; how it is used; when it is used; dependent data elements; volumes; and any business transformation logic.

Skills and Experience Required
*Proven experience using agile and lean methodologies and approaches of product development.
*Proven Experience in Data Modelling - ability to conduct data modelling workshops.
*Experience of creating well crafting user stories which outline the business outcome, requirements, business logic and acceptance criteria.
*Proven experience of using work management tools such as Jira and the ability to generate useful reports and metrics.
*Proven experience in delivering small to medium scale complicated initiatives. e.g., multiple partners/ suppliers, multiple locations, changing priorities.
*Work within a team that has high impact and importance for the business.
*Proven experience working with distributed teams.
*Proven experience in facilitate team conversations to reach decisions and outcome.
*Proven experience in effective communication and influencing skills of teams.
*Experience in Stakeholders management
*Knowledge of Data Engineering practices
*Experience in creating process map and user/ data journeys.
*Experience in analyze data structure and guide/ facilitate technical discussions around entity relationships, ETL, warehousing.
*Experience creating story maps and decompose them into epics and user stories of valuable outcomes.
*Experience in conducting gap analysis and articulate business impact.