Business Analyst – Tooling (BA)

Closing date for applications: 27/05/2020
Specialist role
Business analyst
Summary of the work
Analyse user/business needs ensuring outcomes align with strategy, delivering to the agreed architecture. Responsible for discovery of user needs, gap analysis, impact analysis, stakeholder management, solution design, Users Stories creation and maintenance.
Latest start date
Expected contract length
2 years
Organisation the work is for
Home Office
Maximum day rate
Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
Leads and stakeholders across DDaT, user communities, suppliers and staff across the programmes, Senior stakeholders and other cross-government teams.
What the specialist will work on
Requirement Gathering - Drive the research and gathering of requirements; Process Modelling - map 'As-Is' and To- Be' processes; Gap Analysis - Evaluate requirements against the present state & the target state; Impact Analysis - Analyse the potential consequences of a change; Benefit Analysis - Evaluate identified benefits; Stakeholder management/engagement - Engage with key stakeholders and users; Assurance and Quality - Apply recognised methodologies, audit test and quality gates. Tractability - Ensure the delivery of change is made against an auditable process; and Delivery Products Tools and Documentation - Ensure the delivery of change is made against an auditable process.
Address where the work will take place
2 Marsham Street, London SW1P 4DF /Croydon Campus/Other DDaT locations as required
Working arrangements
A typical working day is 9am-5pm, however working outside of these hours may be required due to business/project need. The role requires flexibility as individuals may be required to work at any of the Customer premises and/or at supplier sites. The role is outside of IR35.
Security clearance
Additional terms and conditions
Travel expenses are payable for journeys outside the M25 where approved in advance by the customer and in line with Home Office Travel policy (subsistence is not payable).
How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
Work transparently and collaboratively in a no-blame culture, encouraging all to fail fast and learn from mistakes Demonstrate experience of supporting and coaching other team members Evidence their confidence to challenge the status quo Evidence of taking responsibility for their work
Assessment methods
Evaluation weighting
Technical competence 50% Cultural fit 20% Price 30%
Essential skills and experience
  • Evidence of in-depth experience in Business Analysis - gathering needs and analysing information using comprehensive tools and techniques
  • Evidence of ability to map business processes and data flow from source to target according to the data and development lifecycle
  • Process re-design and optimisation and mapping of user journeys. Producing As-Is and To-Be business process models
  • Experience of working with both traditional and modern interfaces and systems integration, to document proposals for possible solutions and drive the solution of choice with the developers and others
  • Evidence of strong stakeholder management skills, and the ability to communicate and build relationships effectively with a broad range of people, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrable experience in writing acceptance criteria, carrying out acceptance testing to validate technical designs and developments
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment using SCRUM or other Agile frameworks
  • Previous experience of delivering similar services within similarly complex environments

Closing date for applications: 27/05/2020

Business Analyst – Tooling (BA)

Closing date for applications: 27/05/2020

Specialist role:

Business analyst




Home Office

Maximum day rate:


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