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Business Analyst

Posted: 30/03/2017 | Location: Manchester | Reporting to: Operations Director

Overview
Degree 53 is an award-winning software supplier to the gambling industry based in Manchester that specialises in crafting user focused multi-channel websites, mobile apps and backend solutions that deliver true value.

Our mission is to improve the digital experience for all and we are looking for a Business Analyst to join the team to help us achieve this goal.

We are looking for a detail focused, skilled individual who shares our values in collaboration, creativity and innovative ideas to deliver a large development roadmap. You’ll need to be passionate about analysing and documenting complex, transactional systems and integrations..

We want someone who has excellent communication skills to facilitate requirement gathering workshops or interviews.

If this sounds like you, keep reading...

Your responsibilities

You will be responsible for creating, analysing and validating requirements and specifications to a high quality in-line with the Degree 53 project process.

You will work closely with the product stakeholders as well as the delivery team to deliver use cases, requirements documents, specifications and other functional documents.

You will analyse solutions from all angles and perform gap-analysis to ensure no detail is missed. The product is large and complex, therefore data and process models will also be something you will be comfortable with.

You will have excellent communication skills and effectively adjust your communication to internal stakeholders, the delivery team and 3rd party suppliers. Your communication skills will ensure all detail is captured and documented clearly for your projects.

You will always be looking to improve your own practices and the company's processes and will effectively communicate these to the Operations Director.

Your Position

You will sit within the project team and report to the Operations Director

The skills you should have

  • Experience in analysing and documenting requirements and specifications for large development projects.
  • Understanding of technology.
  • The ability to learn and enhance processes.
  • Experience of producing use cases and user journeys.
  • Experience of producing data and process models for large development projects.
  • Must be highly organised, self-motivated, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Someone who can thrive in an open, challenging and supportive environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Team Player who is driven and determined to succeed

Who we're looking for...

  • Someone who is passionate about detail.
  • An individual with a track record as a Business Analyst on large software development projects.
  • Hard working and willing to go above and beyond to deliver great quality projects.
  • Loves working as part of a team and collaborating with others, whilst also being able to work independently when required..
  • Has an interest in troubleshooting and problem solving.
  • Knowledge or experience of the gambling industry is a bonus.
  • A quick learner.

The good stuff…

  • Competitive salary
  • Employee of the month scheme
  • Referral bonus
  • 25 days holiday a year in addition to bank holidays
  • Flexi-time
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Brand new state of the art office space with a cosy break out area and Mario Kart
  • In-house canteen with seating area, pool & table tennis tables

 

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