Senior Business Analyst - Data Engineering

Posted 19 September 2021
Salary£400 - £500 per annum
Job type Contract
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Contact NameHannah Lancaster

Job description

Working for a leading insurance company on an initial 6 month contract, outside IR35, and working remote, you will be operating across a change portfolio to deliver complex change analysis specifically working on a pricing engine. You will deliver expert analysis focusing on customer and commercial outcomes with a clear understanding of technical and business drivers.

*Help shape and define key strategic initiatives for the business
*Lead the inception process by identifying the value proposition, key potential outcomes and costs
*Work across teams to identify, risks, dependencies and opportunities
*Identify process improvements and work actively to remove waste from processes
*Identify key performance metrics, validate the performance of features once live
*Collaborate closely with the Delivery Managers and Tech Leads to form productive teams
*Help identify ways to improve the overall quality of analysis
*Work as directed across portfolios areas to build relationships and open lines of communication with business stakeholders
*Facilitate learning through running stand-ups, showcases, customer feedback, inceptions and retrospectives.
*Actively champion and support best practices across the business analysis community
*Ability to bring the change delivery team members and the source of the business needs closer together

Experience required:
*Experience working in a BA role solving complex problems and working alongside technical teams
*You will need to be able to understand microservices, databases, and logging and storing data. Any experience with middleware / backend projects will be beneficial.
*Thrives in a fast-paced digital environment
*Thinks and acts with a Lean mind-set
*Hands on agile experience
*Naturally curious about acquiring new knowledge and best practice
*Coaching for skills in developing BAs
*Passionate about business analysis and utilising industry best practice
*Able to communicate confidently to a variety of audiences
*Effective facilitation skills
*Proven questioning skills and elicitation techniques
*Applying innovative thinking to problem analysis