Business Analyst

Job Description

From Software developers and senior management to project managers and IT specialists, if you have what it takes to work with every team in a global organization, then Derivco Cape Town is the place to be. The selected individual will be the vital link between our information technology capacity and our business objectives. The function of the Business Analyst must enable support and ensure the successful completion of analytical, building, testing and the deployment tasks of our software product’s features.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Identify business needs
  • Assist with the development of business cases
  • Define configuration specifications and business analysis requirements
  • Undertake and be involved with product design and development
  • Help design, document and maintain system processes
  • Ability to understand and merge Business and Technical requirements
  • Report on common sources of technical issues or questions and make recommendations to relevant stakeholders
  • Design business solutions
  • Ensure successful implementations of solutions
  • Assist with creating acceptance criteria and be involved in the quality aspect of the developed solutions
  • Liaising extensively with external and internal clients
  • Prioritize requirements and create conceptual prototypes and mock-ups
  • Implement advanced strategies for gathering, reviewing and analyzing data requirements
  • Supporting users on change control and system updates;
  • Assist with providing training and user manuals to users of new solutions;
  • Keeping up to date with technical and industry developments
  • Spec writing
  • Build and maintain sound professional relationship

Required Skills

  • At Least 5 years’ relevant experience in Business Analysis
  • A degree in IT / Computer Science or relevant qualification
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including technical writing skills
  • Basic knowledge in generating process documentation
  • Firm grasp of the SDLC
  • Experience in analyzing data to draw business-relevant conclusions and in data visualization techniques and tools
  • Experience working with online products is preferable
  • Planning and negotiating skills

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