Business Analyst

Titolo: Business Analyst
Tipologia di contratto: Contract
Luogo: Republic of Ireland, Republic of Ireland
Stipendio: Negotiable
Arbitro: 110719_1562860198
Nome del contatto: katie Ruddock
Contatto email:
Lavoro pubblicato: mesi 4 fa

Descrizione del lavoro

Are you a self-motivated Business Analyst with a strong track record in project delivery?

A Business Analyst is required for a 12 months contract, to join an Agile team responsible for the Development of global HR applications.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about technology and solution design within an Agile framework.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Liaison between the product owner and business stakeholders to understand user needs, so that clear, concise user-stories are prepared.
  • Take a proactive approach to backlog refinement, sprint planning, daily stand-up and retrospective meetings.
  • Build an overall understanding of the functionality and the technical infrastructure of applications, and product road-map.
  • Solution design in conjunction with the development and infrastructure teams.
  • Testing and regression testing for each new requirement.
  • Support the business in User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Monitor and support the testing, sign-off and implementation of software releases.
  • Liaise with 3rd party software vendors on support issues and new functionality requirements.
  • Provide business and technical support for the existing implementations of the applications. Investigate and resolve problems.
  • Provide application administration support for the applications.

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies:

  • Third-level qualification in Business Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 8+ years experience in IT and a minimum of 4 years experience in Business Analysis.
  • Background in HR systems (OpenHR, Workday or SuccessFactors or inhouse solution).
  • Good background in all aspects of the software development cycle, particularly under the Agile - SCRUM Framework. Agile certification an advantage. ScrumMaster experience beneficial.
  • Experience in solution/product design including UI/UX experience and systems integration experience.
  • Experience/knowledge of JIRA.
  • QA testing experience and experience with automated test tools.
  • Analytical and detail oriented with strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong technical skills. SQL knowledge beneficial.
  • A development background with Java/Angular experience is an advantage but not essential.
  • Proven ability to quickly understand applications, and the end-to-end application landscape.
  • Excellent communicator. Fluency in English essential.
  • Experience/knowledge of GDPR compliance an advantage.