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Business Analyst, Agile Software Development, Scrum and Kanban. Business Analyst - JY/4929

Location:
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£65,000 + 10% Bonus and other excellent benefits
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
JY/4929

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Business Analyst, Agile Software Development, Scrum and Kanban. Business Analyst

A Business Analyst is required to join ground breaking projects within a rapidly expanding Technology Company within Oxfordshire. This Business Analyst is an excellent opportunity to work with ground breaking technology, on multi-million pound projects with teams across the world – all within an Agile (Scrum and Kanban) environment. The Business Analyst will be offered a competitive starting salary (in this case, up to £66k), a bonus that in recent years has been 10% and paid in full nearly every year. The Business Analyst role also has benefits; including excellent career progression (around 10% of your time), outstanding pension, health care, free gym, free parking and much more.

The successful Business Analyst will join a friendly and energetic team based in Oxford and will be supporting complex projects, finding and solving problems whilst keeping an eye on strategic company targets. This rare and exciting Business Analyst role will focus on but not be limited to defining processes and requirements, researching best practices and gathering and analysing group data.

The Business Analyst has the following Main Duties and Responsibilities
• Participate in developing functional and non-functional requirements, testing, training, and implementing applications into production environments
• The Business Analyst will need to, on occasion, act as an agile coach / mentor
• Elicit complex business requirements
• Assess and document the benefits, risks, and critical success factors of projects
• Demonstrate that business needs are satisfied within a given technical solution
• The Business Analyst will need to assist with making appropriate commitments to deliver business value
• Organize and facilitate project planning, release planning, demos and other meetings
• Arrange and participate in daily stand-up meetings, reviews, and retrospectives
• The Business Analyst will need to analyse existing business processes
• Ensure requirements are being met
• Work with off shore teams

The Business Analyst should have the following Key Skills and Experience
• Strong Agile Experience e.g. Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, Lean
• Experience of the software delivery
• Experience working in a technical environment
• Good understanding of agile principles
• Writing User/Agile stories
• Mentor and support junior members of the team
• Knowledge of acceptance criteria suitable for BDD
The Business Analyst should desirably have the following skills:
• IT research
• software analysis
• experience with Data Modelling, Data flows and Data analysis
• design skills
• Jira
• ISEB certified
The Business Analyst should ideally have the following traits:
• Excellent facilitator
• Exceptional organizational skills
• Strong time management
• Approachable
• Strong communication both written and verbal

This role is potentially suitable for: Agile Business Analyst, Software BA, Product Owner, Scrum Master, Software Engineer, Agile Coach, Business Analyst, Software Development Manager.

Keywords: Business Analyst, BA, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Data Modelling, Data Flows, Data Analyst, Data Processing, Software Delivery, Design skills, Jira, user stories, Java, Software Developer, Engineer, Big Data, AWS, FTSE100, Enterprise, SDLC,
This role would be commutable from: Oxford, Reading, Didcot, Eynsham, Abingdon, Bicester, Banbury, Witney, Kidlington, Swindon, Gloucester, Northampton, Coventry, Milton Keynes, Thame, Wallingford and all over Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire. We welcome applications from anyone who would also be willing to relocate.

Business Analyst, Agile Software Development, Scrum and Kanban. Business Analyst

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.
Contact:
Ainsley Anstess
Contact Email: ainsley@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
(0)1865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.