Lighthouse Technology Services is seeking an Agile Business Analyst for a 1-3 year+ contract role. This is a remote position.
•Experience of crafting end to end customer journeys & then building stories attached to that - effectively somebody who can see things holistically but then drill down to detail as well
•Work on backlog grooming, collaborate with the RTE, Product Manager, Product Owners & Business to ensure the Backlog is populated with the granular stories needed for development and adequately prioritized.
•Ensure steady flow of stories that meet business objectives
•Responsible for the overall story creation and data requirements
•Work with Business Partners, Product Owners, and other stakeholders to help ensure Business Processes and requirements are accurately captured
•Experience Supporting QA validation and user story acceptance
•Proficiency in documenting Business processes
•Define system and data requirements
•Identifying dependencies & constraints - work, where needed, to help resolve
•Ceremonies / Communications
•BAs will lead the backlog grooming and story creation meetings with Business Partners, Developers, POs and other Stakeholders
•Work closely with technical teams on a daily basis to drive execution and implementation
•Experience managing the needs of multiple stakeholders at different levels but with the comfort and experience to diplomatically & constructively challenge
•Be an IT Influencer to Business Partners
•Experience working in a fast paced development team
•Strong troubleshooting ability
•Strong communication skills and documentation skills, both technical and non-technical
•Ability to work independently and effectively in a high-pressure environment against multiple deadlines.
•Enthusiastic and self-motivated personality with excellent time management skills and a strong sense of initiative
•Strong analytical, interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills
•Flexible with critical thinking skills
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, IT Infrastructure or similar discipline
•Minimum 5 years of experience as a BA in BANKING.
•Prior experience working on APIs and internal, staff-facing UI is preferred
•Client Onboarding, Know-your-customer checks, Wealth, Private Banking, Investment Banking, and/or Customer knowledge is HUGE PLUS
•Certified SAFe 5.0 Agilist is Preferred, but not mandatory
•Past experience from organizations with SAFe and Agile ways of working and working knowledge of tools such as JIRA, Kanban Boards, Confluence and other collaborative workspaces
•Experience of continuous integration/continuous development