IT Business Analyst

  • Category
    IT and Telecoms - Business Analyst
  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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IT Business Analyst
Spring Technology are currently working in partnership with a market leading solutions provider to recruit an experienced IT Business Analyst with significant experience in translating business needs into technical specifications.

This role is fully homebased with some occasional travel to the Sheffield office.

The Role
As an IT Business Analyst you will identify and work with appropriate stakeholders to agree business and technical capabilities and own this process working closely with them to ensure that their needs are met.
The Responsibilities
*Work with Scrum teams and Product Owner to identify upcoming business requirements
*Agree detailed requirements with appropriate subject matter experts and stakeholders
*In partnership with development team, write user stories with testable acceptance criteria that describe the solution to be delivered
*Agree estimates for user stories with development team.
*Prioritise the product backlog with help from Product Owner
*Work with development team to agree sprint plans in accordance with Product Owner wishes
*Work with Scrum Master to monitor delivery and keep Product Owner informed of variance from plans.

The Requirements
*Experience in Scrum/Kanban or similar Agile development methods as a Business Analyst
*An Analytical and technical focus on Business requirements
*Experience of leading the development of User Stories that describe what the business is asking for in terms that are SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, Testable)
*Supporting the scrum master in reporting progress and providing estimates
*Identify and escalate key issues (both technical or business) to the Online Development Manager
*Ideally have experience in web development

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge to join a leading organisation please apply now.
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