Business Analyst

  • Chester, Cheshire, England
  • £35k - 40k per year Benefits

Business Analyst – Chester

Reporting to the Programme Manager, this role will be responsible for supporting the capture and documentation of business requirements and translating those into functional and non-functional requirements. The post holder will work closely with the technical teams supporting the creation of detailed designs and specifications to deliver the requirements

This role is a key part of the IT team, providing an interface between business and IT Development & Test teams across the full project lifecycle, including design, change control, testing, training and implementation of the solution.  This role will also support the analysis and selection of fit for purpose tools/processes to suit the business’ needs. 

There will be a requirement to run some projects through to delivery and is therefore an excellent opportunity for a Business Analyst who is skilled in project management.

 Specific Tasks

  • Consult with key business stakeholders to understand & document processes and support the definition of clear business requirements

  • Define functional & non-functional requirements and acceptance criteria.

  • Support Software Development & Software Test to develop technical specifications.

  • Engage with key business stakeholders to drive change & transformation throughout the business.

  • Develop process architectures, business processes and business KPIs.

  • Identify programme/organisational level risk and contribute in the identifying mitigation.

  • Use agile techniques.

  • Support User Acceptance Testing by aiding creation of test cases; support users during testing; and support development in problem determination.

  • Support and collaborate with Software Developers, Software Testers, Business Change and Application Support throughout the lifecycle of a project or programme to ensure its successful delivery.