(The Software Practice) Business Analyst

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Business Operations
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: career@bcg-rise.com
Job ref: 587305
Published: about 2 months ago
We are a Singapore based software consulting firm looking for a dynamic Business Analyst with product management chops. Our ideal candidate should have a strong business acumen with a strong interest in technology related domains.
  
Responsibilities
  • Liasing between client stakeholders (IT Department and Business Owners) and internal stakeholders (Project management, management team, development team and QA) to ensure that project delivery happens in a timely fashion
  • Analyse and synthesise business requirements, and conceptualise and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Document and present findings in the form of workflow diagrams, specifications and other project specific documentation
  • Conceptualize business processes and present it visually using workflow diagrams and slide decks to effectively communicate (visually) complex ideas and concepts
  • Manage the project timeline, plan and prioritise tasks in a constantly changing environment
  • Participate and support various activities during the software development lifecycle (requirements gathering, development in sprints, QA and testing, deployment etc)
  • Create informative, actionable and repeatable reporting that effectively presents progress and status of different aspects of the project to different stakeholders.
  
Requirements
  • The candidate should have excellent problem solving skills, and the ability to visualise workflows and translate them into digital mediums (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A bachelor’s degree with excellent academic record or outstanding records of prior professional or personal achievement
  • Meticulous and detailed oriented with excellent documentation skills
  • Demonstrated aptitude for analysis
  • Strong and avid interest in web and mobile applications
  • Prior experience as a Business Analyst in a software delivery project would be advantageous
  
The following would be a “plus”
  • Prior experience leading a product development firm
  • Technical background (degree in Information Technology or related fields)
This role would be the precursor to a Product Lead/Project Management position to lead teams to deliver software while maintaining a close relationship with the Client’s senior stakeholders.