Company Name Turlach McAlister
Job Title Business Analyst
Location Dublin
Date Posted September 8, 2017
Category Business Analysis
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable DOE
Minimum Experience Required Business Analyst with 3+ years and preferably BA Certifications for an ASAP start
Start Date ASAP
Reference No. CRTM1585
Consultant Contact Turlach McAlister
Consultant Telephone 01 8026433



Role Description
The successful candidate will be an experienced Business Analyst with a proven track record in one or more of the following areas; Financial Services, Technology, Higher Education or Government.

The role requires strong business analysis skills and the ability to deliver complex technology or business solutions in a client-facing environment. Candidates require excellent interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to build strong and effective relationships with stakeholders at multiple levels within organsiations.

Main Responsibilities
•    Gathering, analysing and documenting requirements using Business Analysis techniques with a consultative approach to capture both functional and technical requirements
•    Using appropriate techniques and tools to capture ‘as is’ processes and working with the business and IT stakeholders to define and document ‘to be’ processes
•    Working effectively with technical and implementation teams to ensure requirements are interpreted correctly
•    Facilitating requirements gathering workshops and managing follow-up activities
•    Excellent attention to detail and document creation skills
•    Working with client stakeholders to ensure that captured requirements are measurable, testable and have an associated business benefit
•    Excellent client stakeholder engagement skills
•    Excellent communication skills with clients of all levels and with fellow project team members
•    Be able to respond effectively in a dynamic project environment and work to tight and sometimes challenging deadlines
•    Utilising efficient and effective processes and standards in order to continuously improve quality
•    Providing support to both internal and external teams during test execution

•    3 years Business Analysis experience
•    Experience capturing and documenting requirements
•    Experience designing and running requirements gathering workshops
•    Experience using appropriate tools for business process mapping and modelling
•    Experience in the development of business cases
•    Ability to develop strong relationship with client stakeholders of all levels
•    Ability to develop strong relationship with both technical and non-technical members of the team
•    Excellent oral and written communication skills
•    Strong analytical skills
•    Ability to contribute to a high-performing, motivated workgroup by applying interpersonal and collaboration skills to achieve project goals and realise value
•    Ability to contribute to the creation of an environment that motivates individuals to work collaboratively as a team
•    Knowledge of structured project management methodologies would be an advantage
•    Knowledge of lean process re-engineering techniques would be an advantage
•    Degree of equivalent in a relevant discipline
•    ISEB or IIBA certifications in business analysis - Certification is preferred but not mandatory