Business Analyst

Location: Canberra
Job type: Temporary
Salary: $Negotiable
Contact name: Matt Mathauda

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH7434_1636590395
Published: 21 days ago

  • Agile or Technical Business Analyst
  • Global Management Consulting
  • Work across Federal Government, Defence & National Security

Our client:
A global management consultancy on the rapid expansion of their Innovation Centre in Canberra. This is a world class team of consulting focused public sector leaders and we are looking to hire an Agile focused Business Analyst.

This company brings in their specialisms:

  • HCD, Design Thinking & Service Design
  • Business Agility & Transformation
  • Product Innovation & Design
  • Organisational Adaptability & Design
  • Agile Delivery Coaching & Capability uplifts

The opportunity for you to work across two core domains:

Public Sector - Federal Government

The current team are expanding to help reduce the digital divide for all Australian citizens, they are currently working with CXO & Ministers to Co-Design all the Fed Gov Agencies/Services and piloting with a couple now in which they are transforming by the implementation of more holistic HCD & Service Design, looking at operating model & change management, then implementing these from both portfolio & program level, then working on the agile delivery!

Defence & National Security
Their capability as an organisation sits in the continued support across all key Defence & National Security based engagements, their focus within these programs are to be able to work with defence leadership to successfully transformation using a range of key specialism across Digital, Agile, Program, Audit, R&D & Business Process.

Business Analyst - NV1 cleared with Agile delivery or Technical Experience

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Provide high-quality analytical solutions to our client
  • To increase the business value, collaborate with the product owner to create the product backlog by using Agile practices
  • Develop business cases by working closely with product managers to develop business cases.
  • Support the Product Owner in developing a product roadmap and product vision,
  • Support the facilitation of breaking down epics, features and user stories into release plans as part of Backlog Refinement,
  • Develop user stories as part of the multi-disciplinary team and define the business value and acceptance criteria
  • Support Agile practices and encourage the improvement of service
  • Create low or high-fidelity prototypes accordingly.
  • Provide subject matter proficiency in specific functional area(s) as part of the multi-disciplinary team,
  • Facilitate human centred design workshops and ustilise design thinking techniques to understand the business, user and technical needs to translate into features and user stories,
  • Participate in other activities to improve the service of the product and other process alignment (e.g. internal audit, R&D, business process),
  • Directly report to the engagement lead and/or our clients.

Key Competencies and Skills:

  • Security Clearance NV1
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Business-related field
  • 3+ years' experience in a Business Analyst role (in a client-facing environment).
  • Experience in Agile practices including, Scrum, Behavior-driven development, Test-drive development, Continuous Improvement and Continuous development
  • Good knowledge of software development process, especially software requirement analysis.
  • Positive attitude toward conducting research and to applying emerging technologies.
  • Exceptional communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with both a technical audience and business users.
  • Good at presentation, time management and client relation skills.
  • Good command of English communication (oral and written)
  • Good interpersonal and collaboration skills, strong team working ability
  • Ability to travel to client's site when necessary

For more info on this role please apply or email