Michael Page Functional Analyst Temporay in Brisbane Central Business District QLD

Michael Page

Branch Brisbane Central Business District QLD AU

Functional Analyst
Brisbane Central Business District QLD

Significant prior experience in writing business requirements specifications and work practices; About Our Client….

Brisbane CBD

  • Contract position

About Our Client Our client is an ASX listed business with operations than span the country. Servicing some of the world’s largest mining and resources businesses, the company is in a strong position to increase its market share. An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and driven individual to join this growing organisation.

Job Description The Functional Analyst is responsible for:

  • Understanding client business plans and objectives in consultation with key stakeholders and the project change partner;
  • Ensuring that requirements are incorporated into solutions implementation and support the project’s suppliers in understanding business needs accurately;
  • Identifying and managing issues or business capability gaps and proactively working within the project team to resolve these;
  • Managing the definition and traceability of requirements into the implementation of the solution and ensure that requirements can be traced from the implementation clearly back into the requirements register;
  • Supporting the project team in identifying user groups for business processes to establish robust operational security settings;
  • Supporting the testing team and suppliers to execute test cases and ensure that defects are understood and categorised correctly;
  • Proactively seeking to understand the progress of testing and identify any risks to requirements and work practices caused by defects;
  • Supporting the training team to implement the training strategy and ensure they are informed of how to-be work practices will impact the strategy;
  • Support the data team in executing the data migration strategy and the associated business impacts;
  • Support the project to understand business impacts of to-be processes and participate in business continuity and contingency planning and in formulating the cut-over plan, standard operating procedures and help desk procedures;
  • Assist the project governance team to make go-live decisions based on quality standards;
  • Support the project governance team by providing visibility on progress, risks, issues and outstanding actions;

The Successful Applicant The Functional Analyst must possess:

  • Significant prior experience in writing business requirements specifications and work practices;
  • Significant prior experience in systems analysis and development of functional specifications;
  • Significant prior experience in business requirements analysis;
  • Competency in the fundamental elements of project management in large-scale ICT solution implementations;
  • Understanding of the ICT application software development lifecycle;
  • Excellent problem solving abilities including highly competent skills in business process reengineering;
  • Experience with Business Process Modelling using BPMN;
  • Experience with Use Case development;
  • Excellent communication and comprehension skills in order to quickly understand business processes and systems;
  • Proven track record of working with a group of diverse stakeholders; and
  • Broad experience in information technology in order to understand how software solutions may deliver required outcomes;
  • Ability and willingness to undertake testing of the system in collaboration with the testing team and business SMEs.

What’s on Offer

  • Contract Role
  • Immediate Start
  • Brisbane CBD

Contact: Eimear O’Rahilly

Quote job ref: 107388105
+61 7 3414 6109

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Function: Information Technology
Specialisation: Business Analysis
Industry: Transport & Distribution
Location: Brisbane CBD
Contract Type: Temporary
Consultant name: Eimear O’Rahilly
Consultant phone: +61 7 3414 6109

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Brisbane City, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-20
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