Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear | Contract/Interim
£400 - £401 per day
A well know organiosation situated in the centre of Newcastle are currently recruiting for a Business Analyst on a 6-9 month interim contract. The Business Analyst will be expected to: Facilitate workshops, stakeholder interviews, discovery activities to elicit requirements/user stories from stakeholders Produce and own business user requirements documentation, functional specification, process flows and other documentation as needed Collaborate with the Scrum Master and Product Owner to translate user stories into technical specifications for implementation Supporting the build, test, training and deployment project processes, making sure that the business requirements are delivered and the solution will be fit for purpose Generate test cases for implementation in TDD, following collaborative determination of acceptance criteria Collaborating with other Digital teams working in an Agile environment to deliver more features faster Support the Product Owner in the analysis for activities Collation, management and tracking of progress against KPIs Visualisation of technical and business process flows to aide problem solving and solution development Refinement and management of Project Backlog under the direction of the Product Owner Manage stakeholder alignment and communication at various levels in conjunction with the Project Manager Accountable to the Project Team Lead, the successful candidate will demonstrate a strong track record of executing comparable projects. Candidates must be able to evidence: Must be able to demonstrate previously taking complex digital projects from inception to delivery working in conjunction with UX and Design teams and developers Complex delivery with significant levels of integration and business process change Relentlessly driving delivery in a federated environment with competing priorities Working with project teams comprising of individuals with reporting lines into other parts of the organisation. Experience working as a BA within an Agile Scrum team using JIRA Solid Business Analysis experience and background working within a Digital team Good understanding of User Experience and Customer Journey concepts Experience in Concept and User Testing techniques Strong negotiating skills Applied knowledge of Business Process Modelling techniques Must possess a strong work ethic, good communication skills and a solid understanding of Agile methodologies Ideally, candidates will also be able to evidence: Implementation of solutions which involve a marketing automation platform Experience of working within or with the Higher Education sector (or similar) Experience of communicating with a PMO and senior stakeholder who are familiar with a waterfall methodology If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online. Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.