JOB

Business Analyst

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Sunday, January 17, 2021

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$95 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Australian Passport Office (APO) within the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has a requirement for a Business Analyst (BA) to provide services on various application development projects.

Essential Criteria

The Business Analyst is intended to deliver a number of services to the Australian Passports Office. Skills required include:

  • A minimum 5+ years of experience in mid to senior level business analysis roles within both Agile and Waterfall environments;
  • Demonstrated understanding of data and information architecture, and ability to develop workable solutions that meet business requirements;
  • Demonstrated experience in working with the complete Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC);
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering in accordance with best practise agile methodologies i.e. Epics, features and user stories;
  • Demonstrated experience in eliciting and documenting high and low-level business requirements;
  • Experience in developing and utilizing effective project development artefacts;
  • Demonstrated ability to liaise and consult with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Demonstrated experience in development, presentation and validation of business processes using industry standard methodologies;
  • Demonstrated experience in development and documentation of scenarios and user journeys;
  • Demonstrated experience in facilitating workshops to elicit and validate business and user needs;
  • Demonstrated experience in developing various system, business and security documentation; 
  • Experience in development of training material and the ability to provide training; and
  • Ability to drive and support collaboration between business and MultiDisciplinary teams (MDT)

Desired Criteria

Nil

Security Clearance

Must have a current NV1 clearance

Contract Extensions

two x 12 month extension options