Lead IT Business Analyst needed for large Engineering company based in Summerset West. Looking for someone who can be the business liaison and analyst between IT and the business units.
Understand the vision and objectives of both the company and the strategy of the IT department in helping to meet these goals
Very strong interpersonal skills needed for forging relationships with all departments, their business leads and team members
Maintaining relationships with IT service providers, while maintaining an objective stance on their delivery and ensuring quality in terms of their planning and alignment to the final delivered product
To ensure solutions are in line with business strategy
To ensure the successful transfer of IP from providers to the business in terms of complete and thorough documentation in a usable state
Provide a business requirements gathering framework within which you would operate
Ensure clear communications between users, technical team and other stakeholders
Focus on best practice approaches for projects ensuring that the vendor is inline with delivery plans and continuous improvement processes are in place
Control the software delivery lifecycle framework and policy from an IT perspective, working closely with the Product development department
Use processes & procedures that are industry best practice, to drive efficiency in the business
Able to map processes and make use of modelling tools
Ensuring that any business initiative that involves technology, includes the IT department early in the phase, or before it starts
Business and user satisfaction framework to be developed and used in the high-level management of projects
Manage budgets on basic projects
Qualifications and Experience :
Preferably a Bachelors degree with business focus or sciences
4+ years’ experience as a Business Analyst or solutions architect.
Extremely strong interpersonal skills and relationship building
Must have a solid understanding of and exposure to software development projects
Understands agile development methodologies
Has been involved in enterprise scale projects
Skills in workflow process mapping
Works well in a team
Strong presentation skills
Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail : it.jobs(at)hireresolve.
co.za or fax to : 086 600 7977, you can also contact Kelley or Celente on 011 807 8064
Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.