Agile Business Analyst – Cloud Applications and Solutions

Permanent
London
Posted 2 months ago

Agile Business Analyst – Cloud Applications and Solutions

A new opportunity has arisen for our organisation to provide solutions to our customers based on Amazon Web Services Serverless products, such as DynamoDB, Kinesis, S3 and Lambda. Specifically, we are looking to bring people onto the teams that are capable of maturing our ability in delivering the identifying, facilitating and shaping requirements for vital client applications we build on top of the AWS PaaS suite. You’ll enjoy engaging in iterative development and design exercises – delivering

The technology we work with predominantly includes;

  • AWS SDKs (Python / NodeJS)
  • DynamoDB, Athena, S3, Kinesis, Lambda, API Gateway
  • Javascript / HTML / CSS
  • Amazon Connect
  • ElasticSearch Logstash Kibana and some Splunk
  • CloudWatch,
  • IAM, AWS Config Rules

For us to succeed in this space we have opted to use technology that allows us to ‘cut to the chase’, by proving value to our customers quickly and then working on optimising and perfecting solutions.

Who you are

You’ve always been able to influence with your technical prowess and have earnt the respect of your colleagues through the quality of your work. You will be able to wear many hats but predominantly focus on creation of value to customers through development of solutions in the AWS PaaS space. You always choose quality over quantity and know how to inspire others to do so. You are able to challenge the ideas and solutions of others respectfully and accept criticism of your own.

Job Role

  • Involve yourself in identifying and confirming requirements for application improvement or inception using Agile methodology
  • Analyse stakeholders’ needs, scope the problem and develop business case to address the problem
  • Assess current state, analyse stated requirements of stakeholders and accurately define business need within specified scope
  • Uncovering and capturing requirements as stories into a master story list
  • Build narratives and acceptance criteria for the highest priority stories in upcoming iterations/sprints
  • Validate the acceptance tests
  • Progressively sign-off completed stories with users
  • Provide continual feedback to the development team

Requirements

  • Graduate Degree in any discipline
  • Minimum 4 years of working experience – working within applications/software delivery
  • Experience in Agile
  • Knowledge and experience in product / industry’s trends, best practices and technologies
  • Consulting or Business Analysis experience
  • Business Analysis certification, i.e. Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA), Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP), Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI), Certified Scrum Master
  • Strong analytical, conceptualisation and problem solving skills
  • Ability to take a broad, strategic perspective as well as drill deep to understand business needs and challenges
  • Results and customer oriented
  • Team player with strong organization and people handling skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with ability to pitch ideas and influence stakeholders

Please feel free to contact Nick.Tasker@ecs.co.uk directly for a confidential conversation.

Job Features

Job CategoryEnterprise Services

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