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Senior Business Analyst

Job title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract type: Contract
Industry: ICT
Salary / Rate: $150p/h (commensurate on experience)
Minimum security clearance: NV1
Job start date: 2021/05/03
Job expiry: 2021-07-31
Reference: SBAACT
Contact name: David Jam
Contact email:

Job description

Looking to advance your business analyst career in a cutting-edge environment?

Vertical Scope Group is seeking high calibre, experienced Senior Business Analysts to work with us within an Australian Government department.

To be successful in this role, the candidate must be able to:

  • Independently lead and facilitate discussions and/or workshops with a wide variety of stakeholders, ensuring a common understanding and definition of requirements.

  • Translate business requirements and/or legislative instruments into business process models and further defining into application features.

  • Define and demonstrate these features for both technical and non-technical audiences through diagrams, user stories or other design artefacts.

  • Maintain a line of continuous and transparent conversation with business areas, facilitating feedback and improvement in order to represent the views of the business to the broader delivery team and ensuring delivery of a quality fit-for-purpose outcome.

  • Facilitate backlog refinement, review, retrospective and planning sessions as required.

This is an exciting opportunity working on a new project initiative!

The successful candidate will be working with business and technical project staff who have varied knowledge and experience in an Agile software development environment.

The successful candidate will have:

  • An NV1 security clearance (minimum).

  • The right attitude - you are someone that enjoys working in a tight-knit agile project team that includes technical staff and stakeholders. You communicate well, share knowledge and experiences, have a can-do and flexible approach, and recognise the importance of following department processes and documentation requirements.

  • Experience leading the development of process and artefacts (such as): use case diagrams, flowcharts and business process models, detailed requirements as both user stories or detailed requirements definitions, user interface prototypes and wireframes, other documents required to facilitate the successful delivery of an agile project.

  • Experience working on agile projects with either experience or aptitude to facilitate refinement, planning, review and retrospectives. Agile certifications highly regarded.

  • Excellent communication skills with experience facilitating discussions and/or workshops with a wide variety of stakeholders, and ensuring continuous and transparent conversation with business areas, to ensure delivery of a quality fit-for-purpose outcome.

Estimated start date:3-05-2021

Location of work:Australian Capital Territory

Length of contract:Until 31/12/21

Contract extensions:The department may extend for period or periods up to 30 June 2022

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Vertical Scope Group (VSG)

VSG provides end-to-end security cleared services, personnel, and recruitment to corporate clients, government departments, and professionals like you.

It’s our business to know the market and over the past 10 years we have been entrusted to assist over 6000+ registered security cleared (Baseline, NV1, NV2, PV) professionals, including our network of 650+ PV cleared individuals.

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