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SENIOR BUSINESS ANALYST

JOB PURPOSE

Under the supervision of the Manager, Business Analysis, the Senior Business Analyst will assist clients in assessing and determining solutions to meet business goals and objectives.  This includes eliciting, analyzing, documenting and managing the business requirements, formulating conceptual models, developing and maintaining systems and business designs. The Senior Business Analyst will also lead in the implementation facilitation of business solutions.  He/she will also apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help support the development process and to ensure that project deliverables are met according to specifications.  The Senior Business Analyst will play a pivotal role in ensuring IT understanding of business requirements.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science/ Management/ Business Studies or equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution.
  • Advanced Software Engineering training.
  • 4 years’ business analysis experience.
  • Experience in analysis and definition of strategic objectives for organizations.
  • Experience in the use of UML, Process Flows, Design and presentation tools.
  • Experience in Change Management i.e., stakeholder analysis, business transformation, communication strategy development and execution, organizational design, training program design and execution.
  • Demonstrated ability to define functional business requirements and develop requirements and functional specification documents.
  • Training in strategic planning and group dynamics would be an asset
  • Two (2) years’ experience in project management.
  • Knowledge and experience working on an Agile Teams

 

DESIRED COMPETENCIES:

The candidate possessing the following will have a distinct advantage:

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Goal and result oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure, in a target driven environment.
  • Ability to work within teams of varying sizes.

Salary scale ranges from:  J$2.85 to J$3.42 million plus any allowance(s) attached to this position.

Applications should be sent no later than Friday, September 27, 2019 to:

Director – Human Resource Management & Administration eGov Jamaica Limited 
P.O. Box 407 
Kingston 6 
or email: recruitment@egovja.com

We thank all applicants for their interest in this career opportunity.  Please note however, that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.