JOB

Business Analyst

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Monday, January 17, 2022

Australian Capital Territory

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Agency / Department

Department of Education Skills and Employment

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$120 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

VET Data Streamlining – Business Analyst DESE is leading the development of a new vocational education and training (VET) data collection and reporting system. The VET Data Streamlining (VDS) program will transform the national VET data system to increase the timeliness and quality of data collection and use. DESE is working with partner state and territory governments and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) to deliver this initiative through several strands of work over the next few years. We are looking for a Business Analyst to assist with the technology aspects of the VDS Build. The key deliverables of the roles include:
•Represent policy/ business interests in a large-scale ICT project
•Liaise with the ICT build team to ensure ICT design, development, testing and prioritisation meets business requirements
•Initiate and run workshops and meetings with business users to gather requirements and confirm deliverables
•Produce artifacts that can be used to progress requirements via an official governance process

Essential Criteria

1. Strong communications skills including the ability to: -Prepare and lead workshops and meetings with business and ICT colleagues as well as external stakeholders. -Prepare business requirements and project management documentation
2. Experience acting as a business side analyst and representative in data driven IT projects.
3. Detailed knowledge of the software development lifecycle and business systems implementation.
4. ICT qualifications or certifications in Business Analysis and/or Project Management

Desired Criteria

Not Applicable for this opportunity

Security Clearance

Must Have current baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

2x 12 month extension options