Business Analyst - Vadodara - India

Business Analyst
Location: Vadodara - India
Closing date for application: 31/08/17

We require a Business Analyst to join our team in Vadodara, India, to work in an agile environment alongside our talented software developers across the globe, providing consultancy services to our clients across both public and private sector. You will be dealing with clients face to face, managing and delivering various requirements. You will set standards and encourage business analysis best practice within CIVICA outside your project team as well as mentor junior team members

Role Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for arranging meetings and facilitating workshops with existing and prospective clients to discuss their business needs, understanding business drivers and communicating these with the wider team
  • Maintain longer-term vision for the product, helping ensure the team focuses on the most important issues first, thereby ensuring the team continually delivers real value to the customer
  • Work closely with the team to design solutions to client’s business requirements, and solving problems as the need arises
  • Provide the team with face to face feedback to direct development
  • Be involved in the whole life cycle of software development, creating an initial backlog, attend sprint retrospective and demonstration / planning sessions
  • Revise and update user stories throughout the project in response to changing needs and situations, ensuring the Agile team prioritizes tasks accordingly
  • Facilitate the process of defining, analysing, and testing the requirements for a given sprint
  • Create and execute test cases and scripts as part of overall testing
  • Generate testing reports
  • Apply different strategic, tactical and operational business analysis techniques
  • Assess and report the impact on business requirements of external factors affecting a program or subject

Required Skills:

  • First class and above grade in BE/BTECH/MCA equivalent degree from a university of UGC accreted.
  • Strong understanding of Agile principles and processes throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Solid web development technical knowledge or experience
  • Ability to work collaboratively with the customer team, product owners and third parties as well as the internal team
  • Independence, flexibility, dedication
  • Superb communication and stakeholder management skills