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Senior Business Analyst -Infrastructure

  • Senior Business Analyst – Infrastructure
  • 9 months contract with a view to extend
  • Large Government Department
  • Parramatta
  • Opportunity to get Baseline Clearance sponsored by Client
  • Note: Australian Citizens are preferred.

Adaps has been scouted to source “Senior Business Analyst – Infrastructure” for one of the Large Government Department in Parramatta location.

About the role:
The Senior Business Analyst is responsible for analysis, requirements gathering, selection, development and delivery of integrated solutions for large and complex programs and Projects within Client. The position works with both internal and external delivery partners within the Client Digital Technology & Innovation (DTI). This position directly reports to the Project Manager.

Job Description:

  • Drive the design, documentation and development of business requirements and functional specifications using context diagram and process models;
  • Elicit and document user requirements using various techniques which include but not limited to interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis;
  • Evaluate proposed system solutions in close liaison with system developers to ensure delivery of solutions is consistent with Client expectations;
  • Prepare system and user acceptance test plans and scripts and work with the Test Manager to ensure delivery of quality systems that meet Client expectations;
  • Review and analyse business processes, re-engineer as necessary to improve efficiency, effectiveness and/or usability using strategic analysis techniques and process models;
  • Assist in the production of a robust business case that includes options analyzed, impact assessments and funding recommendations where required;
  • Manage and develop relationships with project team members and stakeholders in order to ensure successful projects outcomes and to maintain client satisfaction;
  • Supervise a team of analysts and work as an effective team member in investigating and developing options and solutions while championing business needs;

Selection Criteria

  • Minimum of 5 years continuous experience of working as a business analyst; in both agile and waterfall environments for major ICT programs / projects;
  • Strong attention to detail with demonstrated experience in developing business requirements from abstract briefs and preparing functional specifications for complex or large information systems;
  • Demonstrated experience in business process models and associated standard operating procedures using tools and techniques such as BPMN, Visio or System Architect;
  • Advanced Stakeholder engagement skills with demonstrated experience in analysing business problems, conducting gap analysis and identifying root cause;
  • Extensive experience in the development of instructional and procedural documentation and presentations;
  • Demonstrated superior organisational, time management and prioritising skills;
  • Demonstrated superior communication (oral and written), interpersonal, and negotiation skills with a proven capacity to develop and maintain sound working relationships with end users, key stakeholders, suppliers and project team members;
  • Demonstrated experience using industry standard software testing tools (e.g. MQC, Quick Test Professional (QTP)) and knowledge of testing methodologies;
  • Ability to supervise a small team and to work effectively as part of a team with minimal supervision.

Experience with the following: –

  • Enterprise server systems -Java/Linux/Oracle/Sql DBMS
  • Systems integration – ESB, integration services
  • IP Network and firewall connectivity
  • Server Virtualisation
  • High level knowledge of ITIL change management
  • High level knowledge of Prince2 and Agile project management.
  • High level Adabas Natural on mainframe

Program / Project Overview
The Project is to manage the maintenance refresh of Client ICT Infrastructure to ensure the operational viability and continuity of Client business applications and systems.
The objectives of the proposed programme are to:

  • Refresh, optimise and future-proof ICT infrastructure services to ensure the reliability and durability of Client business systems and to improve total cost of ownership;
  • Refresh, optimise and future-proof cyber security services to protect Client data and systems; and
  • Optimise service and support in line with refreshed technologies.

How to Apply:
Please apply using the link below or call Sanky on 03 8506 6525 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Adaps is an equal opportunity employer that actively embraces diversity in its workforce through accurate community representation of gender, culture; thought and work arrangements.

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