The primary role is very much a customer facing role where they will be working closely with the user base, assessing requirements, recommending solutions and providing internal package knowledge. Also working with the rest of the IT team to help shape an IT strategy that will ensure we deliver IT solutions that improve business efficiency and productivity.
A fantastic opportunity for someone working as a Business Analyst who prefers to work in a smaller team and looking for more autonomy and responsbility.
What you will be doing:
You will be liaising extensively with users, analysing existing systems with a view to specifying changes to 3rd party solutions, or business process;
You will be translating user requirements into functional design specifications and business process documentation;
You will be writing specifications for software and system development both for internal and 3rd party suppliers;
You will be reviewing 3rd party solutions assessing them for both technical and business suitability incorporating existing or new technologies;
You will be ensuring any new solution fully integrates with the existing systems;
You will be overseeing the implementation of any new system or upgrades; providing expertise to both internal users and 3rd parties ensuring the solution fully meet user requirements and is delivered within timescales and to budget;
You will be preparing documentation and presenting progress reports to customers both written and orally;
In conjunction with the Development Manager, you will manage the project life cycle from concept to rollout.
You will have experience using project methodology (Prince2) or Agile (Scrum)
You will have experience in Business Process mapping.
You will have a complete confidence creating, querying relational databases.
You will have experience of creating, using and manipulating XML
You wil have a good understanding ofIIS/SQL Server
If possible some exposure to .NET Client development (Winforms)
Ideally have experience with In-depth commercial knowledge of at least one business area, Retail, MMS, WMS, HR(Carval), Finance(Openaccounts), Ecommerce or BI.
A bit about you:
You will be able to handle communicating with end users
You can manage workload between projects and support
You are happy liaising with third parties to discuss integration
Want to / can do attitude, ability to work on own incentive, approachable, adaptable, Pragmatic, results driven presentation skills
In return we offer a supportive learning evironment, competitive basic salaries and excellent benefits including highly subsidised travel card and staff discounts.