Access Database Business Analyst

Job Title: Access Database Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £70 - £72 per annum + No Benefits
Start Date: ASAP Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1708-21_1501770743
Contact Name: Emma Broderick
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2017 15:32

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit an Access Database Remediation Business Analyst for a private nuclear MoD establishment in Reading. The post is for an estimated 3 year contract and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.

Key Accountabilities
§ Ensuring the business requirements are defined and addressed.
§ Identifying and evaluating relevant solutions to business problems.
§ Work with the BRMs to assure the realisation of business benefits.
§ Maintain good knowledge of IS Governance and IS processes; specifically the front end and delivery processes
§ Maintain good overall understanding of the clients Business and Business Strategy and if appropriate specific areas of the business
§ Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player.

Key Responsibilities
§ Develop Request Brief documentation that clearly defines the business issue, need for change, and recommended approaches, for presentation to IS Governance Boards (including Front End Governance Board (FEGB), Delivery Governance Board (DGB)).
§ Provide scoping services to help clarify business problems, objectives and potential solutions by using appropriate business analysis techniques including: Data Analysis, Process Analysis, Business Case Assessments, and Root Cause Analysis etc.
§ Elicit and validate requirements through the effective use of requirements gathering workshops and resolve any complex requirement conflicts through effective stakeholder engagement.
§ Work with the BRMs and Delivery Managers to identify stakeholders who are affected by a proposed initiative or who share a common business need.
§ Work closely with IS Architects to identify and evaluate potential solutions, and also to validate the recommended solution address the business requirements.
§ If appropriate identify and document project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies and undertake impact analysis.
§ Responsible for undertaking other duties as reasonably required from time to time by line and task management.

Expert Knowledge Required
* Business Analysis
* Access Databases, ITT and database Remediation

Working Knowledge Required
* Strategic Perspective - IT Management - Working Knowledge
* Conceptual thinking - 'Using and exploiting knowledge and Information'
* Domain Knowledge (Both IS and Business)
* Stakeholder / Business focus
* IS Project Management / Delivery Methodologies:- Programme and Project Planning and/or Programme and Project Performance IS Architecture (Information, Application, Infrastructure)
* System Design and Integration
* Business Acceptance Testing

Desired Qualifications
Membership of iibauk (International Institute of Business Analysts).

Essential Skills
Business Activity modelling (Context Diagrams / Mind Maps / Rich Pictures)
Business Acceptance Testing
Data Analysis
Gap Analysis
Requirements definition and management
Stakeholder Analysis / Business Perspective Analysis
System design
User experience analysis
Personal / interpersonal:
(Facilitation, Interviewing, Written Communication, Presentation)

Desired Skills
Benefits management
Business process improvement
Change Management
Feasibility Studies
Requirements definition and management
Relationship/stakeholder management
Personal / interpersonal:
(Negotiation, Influencing)

Essential Experience
Working as a team player
Working as an individual
Working to tight deadlines
Experience of holding responsibility for "making things happen" (see it, own it, solve it, do it)

Desired Experience
Project management background may be an advantage (PM's are a key resource, hence ability to speak same language).

Willing and able to obtain and maintain a high level of security clearance necessary for the role

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.