Technical Agile Business Analyst

Job Title: Technical Agile Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: ABA-AST1
Contact Name: Sarose Burnley
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 17:21

Job description

A technical agile business analyst is required for an initial 6 month contract with a major healthcare provider. The Agile Business Analyst's role is to support the delivery of a key health platform.

Typical day-to-day accountabilities will be:
 Documenting requirements
 Managing stakeholders
 Project planning
 Implementation and Release planning
 Supporting the Project Manager when required in a technical BA capacity, in stand ups and supporting developers, devops and data engineers in their delivery.
 User Acceptance Testing (UAT).

Candidates should have a broad experience as a Business Analyst in an Agile environment, and a strong understanding of the full software development life cycle and a very commercially aware mindset.

Essential soft-skills include:
 Healthcare experience and a proven ability to participate and/or lead in Agile software development projects and ensure business objectives, goals, and commitments are met.
 Ability to work confidently with senior stakeholders and challenge established working practices.
 Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building.
 Making decisions.
 Creative approach to problem-solving, with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the "big picture" view.
 Ability to on-board quickly and independently as well as being a fast learner and astute stakeholder manager

Desirable soft-skills:
 Healthcare software delivery and/or solution design experience, especially in the NHS commissioning and/or system spaces.

Essential technical skills include:
Microsoft Office (Excel, Visio, PowerPoint)
Microsoft Azure

Desirable technical skills - any level of experience
Micro-services architecture

Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Location: London (occasional travel to Nottingham)
Contract duration: 6 months initially

If you have healthcare experience, with a strong technical background as a business analyst please get in touch on 0207 936 1124