- uPhongolo, Zululand, KwaZulu-Natal
R Market Related
Start Date: Immediately
The Business Analyst is a crucial role in creating and maintaining the strategic partnership between Business needs and Technology delivery.
The Business Analyst will be responsible for developing business requirements and related business rules based on Business Group needs. The Business Analyst will work closely with the Business IT in the definition, testing, training, implementation, and support of functional requirements.
The Business Analyst will identify requirements via industry standard analysis techniques such as data flow modelling, workflow analysis, and functional decomposition analysis. The Analyst will solicit requirements through interviews, workshops, and/or existing systems documentation or procedures.
Key duties and responsibilities:
Analysis and Solution Definition
Quickly understands the business issues and data challenges of client's organization and industry.
Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
Identifies client organization's strengths and weaknesses and suggests areas of improvement.
Gathers, prepares, reviews and edits requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations related to proposed solution.
Develops functional specifications and system design specifications for client engagements.
Possesses a good understanding of databases and SQL.
Technical Recommendation and Testing
Coordinates testing efforts.
Ensures issues are identified, tracked, reported on and resolved in a timely manner.
Works with client personnel to identify required changes.
Communicates needed changes to development team.
Develops relationships with client personnel that foster client ties.
Manages client expectations effectively
Assists in enforcement of project deadlines and schedules.
Takes input from supervisor and appropriately and accurately applies comments/feedback.
Communicates and applies project standards. Manages resources in accordance with project schedule.
Consistently delivers high-quality services to our clients.
Must be able to produce strong, quality documentation
Qualifications and Experience:
IT Degree/Diploma or equivalent qualification
4+ years plus business analysis experience
Strong facilitation skills. Must be able to elicit requirements from various personalities across the organization
Experience with working to deadlines and the ability to work under pressure
Knowledge of standard IT practices related to business application development/implementation
Process driven analysis skills
Proficiency with the SDLC processes
General work hours of 08:00 – 16:30
Hours outside the normal work week may be necessary depending on project schedule
Must be willing to travel to client sites when required
Please email CV to ************************ and quote EHC385 in the subject line
Or apply online at ******************
Date posted: 14th August 2017
Closing date: 30th August 2017
- Number of vacancies: 1
- Minumun level of education: Diploma /Bachelor's/ N6
- Years of experience: 5
- Language(s): English
- Driver's license: EB ,B
- Availability for travel: No
- Availability for change of residence: No
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