Principal Business Analyst Bristol

Full Time
50,000-65,000 GBP / YEAR
(gross, based on experience)
Bristol / Flexible Office Hours

Principal Business Analyst – Bristol

Amdaris is an international cutting-edge software development organisation with stylish offices based in the heart of Bristol. We fuse together exceptional talent that takes software to the next level and delivers outstanding services through our blended model of resources across our European and Middle East offices.

Amdaris is an international cutting-edge software development organisation with stylish offices based in the heart of Bristol. We fuse together exceptional talent that takes software to the next level and delivers outstanding services through our blended model of resources across our European and Middle East offices.

 

WE ARE AMDARIS

Principal Business Analysts within Amdaris take a pioneering role by leading their discipline internally and externally using their deep breadth of knowledge and understanding of the core BA competencies, methods and standards required to ensure delivery excellence.  They’re able to consult and influence key client stakeholders and play a key role in the success of Amdaris’ Business Analyst Community by contributing to our Amdaris Way, providing mentorship and guidance and by demonstrating excellence in their work.

 

THE ROLE

  • Proactively develops and leads on business analysisstandards and guidelines for Amdaris and our BA Community​ and is able to identify plan and lead improvement initiatives to contribute to the Amdaris Way by regularly reviewing the methods and standards of how we elicit, define, manage and prioritise requirements.
  • Is able toinfluence, provides advice and guidance on research methods, data collection, data analysis and the presentation of research findings to key stakeholders and the BA Community. ​
  • Leads a team of BAs in one or more engagements. Supports and ensures the level of quality produced by the BA team​.
  • Advises on the selection of feasibility assessment approaches and techniques relevant to the client business, product and options available.​
  • Is able to take an active role in mitigating risks in collaboration with Delivery Leads on one or more client engagements and provide additional support to other AmdarisBAs with their risks.
  • Engages and collaborates with a wide range of stakeholders. Gains agreement from stakeholders on conclusions and recommendations.​
  • Participates on internal and external events for knowledge sharing related to Business Analysis and is able to develop, review and constructively criticise the Business Analysis techniques and output of others for the greater good of Amdaris.  ​
  • Selects, adopts and adapts appropriate requirements definition and management methods, tools and techniques selecting appropriately from predictive (plan-driven) approaches or adaptive (iterative/agile) approaches.
  • On large scale multi tech team engagements ensures requirements don’t conflict, there is consistency in system design, dependencies between systems/components are mapped and handled.​
  • Leads exploration of new approaches and sets the standards for data visualization, data modelling and design tools and techniques and shares this with the BA community and Amdaris Way. ​

 

YOUR PROFILE

  • Strategic thinking, critical thinking and a sense of strong ownership and accountability. Demonstrated capacity for leadership
  • Love collaborating with teams and individuals
  • Strives to improve the performance and effectiveness of staff
  • Is highly motivated, has outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, is very organised, operates with rigor and discipline and is able to influence others.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Good analytical skills for transforming defined business needs into software requirements
  • Ability to capture and understanding client business goals and objectives
  • Experience working in the Agile environment
  • Deep breadth of knowledge and experience in the domain of Business Analysis

 

Job Features

  • Salary

    Competitive salary that rewards your hard work and recognise talent

  • Benefits

    Attractive mix of perks and benefits

  • Tech

    High spec laptops and latest technology

  • Environment

    Flexible Working

  • Development

    In-house and external training courses and qualifications

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    SALARY

    At Amdaris, we offer competitive salaries. Your progression is important to us, so we create roadmaps to you learning more and earning more through our performance review and goals.

    CAREER

    Joining Amdaris is just the start of your new chapter. We will ensure you have a clear career development plan so that you can plot your destiny.

    LEARNING

    Learning and self-improvement are a core part of our values. Whether you want to get certified or train in new technologies, we will take care of it.

    BENEFITS

    Amdaris offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits, including time off, opportunities to travel, social events and referral bonuses to name a few.

    HEALTH

    Health involves more than medical cover. At Amdaris we provide access to gyms, healthy produce and much more.

    TECH

    We are geeks and we love tech. We will make sure you have high spec hardware and access to a huge array of software applications so you can work at your best.

    WORKSPACE

    Finished in 2018 and a short walk from the closest train station, our Bristol city centre HQ offers fantastic office space, with breakout areas, classic whiteboards for creative brainstorming sessions, meeting rooms, open kitchen and even a unique, branded “moss wall,” bringing green space into the office. We make sure staff working remotely have everything they need too.