About the role
We are seeking a Business Analyst to join the DMaID team within the Strategy and Insights Portfolio. This role will get involved with different business groups, working to understand and identify their needs and lead solution focused options.
We have a complex work programme and you will need to be able to provide high quality advice on business issues in a range of areas.
You will be working as part of an Agile product delivery team that is focused on making a difference in the lives of New Zealanders.
We are looking for a clear thinker with a natural attention to detail. You should feel comfortable working 2-3 sprints ahead of the development team to ensure that all user stories are well defined and fully fleshed out in preparation for upcoming sprints.
Engage with stakeholders, delivery team members and vendors to fully understand, communicate and document process, workflows, requirements, and solutions.
Support the Scrum Lead with all aspects of the product lifecycle.
Analyse and understand business needs and translate them into fit for purpose user stories / requirements with clear acceptance criteria.
Provide day to day support around our current product and services.
Providing a user focussed mentality to the new services.
Facilitate requirements gathering workshops with Subject Matter Experts.
Collaborate with a range of stakeholders to ensure user stories are understood and solution outcomes are achieved.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate data into actionable insights.
Provide reporting and feedback from and to stakeholders, users, and team members.
Experience you'll bring :
Experience working as a Business Analyst in an Agile environment.
Experience creating user stories.
Experience defining business requirements.
Experience with design principles and practices.
Excellent communication skills.