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  • Posted: Sep 14, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    LabourNet Management’s Ultimate HR Solutions, Your strategic partner to assist employers to manage every aspect of the employer-employee relationship. Employers today are facing the dual challenge of maximising the return on their Human Capital on the one hand, while managing the huge legal and administrative responsibilities that the various labour re...
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    Lead Business Analyst

    Minimum Requirements:

    • B.Degree in Computer Science, Informatics or related field
    • Diploma in Business Analysis
    • Certification Project Management (Prince2 or other)
    • Certification in UML preferable
    • Agile certification preferable
    • Exposure within a Payroll/HR or financial services environment would be advantageous

    Minimum Experience Required: 

    • 8-10 years’ + experience within a Business Analysis environment
    • Product-specific knowledge about the related position and/or legislation
    • 3 years’ experience in managing a team of business analysts
    • Team size a minimum of at least 2 direct reports
    • Facilitate the establishment of team structure and roles and planning for resource allocation for projects
    • Recruiting and hiring for an expanding BA team in conjunction with HR
    • Staff forecasting and resource planning
    • Onboarding and training new hires
    • Coaching, reviewing and encouraging growth
    • Regular one on one meetings and team meetings with team members
    • Conducting performance appraisals and identifying areas for improvement
    • Proven experience in assisting the team to reach departmental and organizational objectives
    • Identify, manage and monitor any disciplinary issues within the team in conjunction with HR
    • Advanced understanding of agile methodologies and experience within agile ceremonies
    • Advanced knowledge of Prototyping techniques in developing specifications preferable Previous experience in facilitating user groups and user acceptance testing
    • Previous experience in facilitating JAD sessions
    • 3 years' experience in dealing with Product Owners / Stakeholders across all levels 


    Team Management

    • In conjunction with HR, recruit, hire, onboard and ensure continuous development of the team
    • Define roles and responsibilities within the team ensuring that objectives are understood and accomplished
    • Delegation of tasks and projects to team members
    • Facilitation of team meetings with set agenda points
    • Regular one on one meetings with team members
    • Coach and mentor team members to reach team and organizational objectives
    • Meetings are minuted and uploaded onto a central access point
    • Conduct performance reviews with team members
    • Ensure that performance measures are defined in line with organizational objectives and any performance issues are addressed, and measures are put into place to improve performance
    • Conduct, manage and monitor any disciplinary processes within the team, in conjunction with HR

    Designing the Solutions

    • Understand the overall strategy, proposition, and roadmap of the business and the individual products;
    • Conduct Feasibility studies where required;
    • Translate the Epics and Features in collaboration with the Product Owner into user stories;
    • Align user stories to product requirements and other stakeholder requirements in collaboration with the Product Owner;
    • User stories/BRD’s should have the right level of detail with supporting acceptance criteria in line with the Definition of Readiness of the Scrum team/Development team;
    • Work with UX to design, align to UI and test user journeys to ensure the client experience is fit for purpose;
    • Work with Marketing and the Product Owner to ensure that communication is fit for purpose and supports the client and business outcome;
    • Work with Operations and Service to ensure that the businesses processes and operational support processes are defined and supported;
    • Participate in the grooming session and provide clarification on the user stories/BRD’s to enable the Development Team to refine the user stories;
    • Be the primary source of reference and support during the development of the user stories/requirements;
    • Collaborate with the Test Analyst to develop a Test Pack;
    • Conduct User Acceptance Testing to ensure user stories meet all appropriate criteria before deployment;
    • Collaborate with the Product Owner and Marketing to enable all appropriate marketing, reporting, communication, training, legal, security, and operational requirements are in place before deployment;
    • Collaborate with the Product Owner regarding the management of stakeholders throughout the process.
    • Alongside Product Owner and relevant departments, design monitoring / reporting solutions to keep track of uptake on solutions implemented

    Managing the Solutions

    • Support Ops and Business in terms of production issues arising
    • Create visibility
    • Manage stakeholders throughout the process
    • Assist in setting up metrics and tools to monitor the success of the products

    Deliverables (Work with various stakeholders to produce)

    • User Stories
    • Functional integration specification
    • Business Processes (as-is and to-be)
    • Component/context diagrams
    • Basic UI mock-ups
    • Channel impacts (Web, Service, App, etc.)
    • Business Requirement Documents
    • Use Case modelling
    • Channel mapping
    • Stakeholder mapping
    • Scope document

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