On behalf of Client , Ciklum is looking for a Senior Business Analyst to join the Kyiv team on a full-time basis.
Job Purpose is to identify root cause and frame the business problem, find out the optimal way to leverage market opportunity, define the best solution from alternatives.
Lead solution scope management to ensure that the final result covers Client business needs and Ciklum capabilities.
Client is the largest professional services network in the world by revenue and number of professionals. Client provides audit, tax, consulting, enterprise risk and financial advisory services worldwide.
Analyze capability gaps within Customer’s organization. Propose improvement methods and appropriate solution options
Identify and define business needs and goals. Outline clearly stakeholders’ impact and their outlook on the project and teams
Collaborate proactively with Business Stakeholders, Project Managers and Teams to reach a common understanding of the solution to address the needs.
Manage requirements communication considering the project’s specifics and stakeholders’ preferences. Moderate meetings and workshops
Manage solution scope, detect and track changes. Manage requirements related conflicts and issues up to resolution
Prioritize requirements and manage their allocation. Define non-functional requirements including external interfaces and constraints
Mentor other analysts on request. Organize knowledge sharing and training sessions for other analysts. Contribute to the corporate knowledge base
Interact with product manager on product strategy definition
Evaluate business analysis processes and give proposals for improvement. Establish and follow requirements lifecycle processes
Monitor solution implementation and conduct internal and external solution acceptance
Care about continuous improvement of Customer satisfaction
Very strong English verbal and written communication skills
Clear understanding of principles and specifics of software development methodologies
Extensive knowledge of business analysis activities and techniques
Awareness of latest IT industry and digitalization trends
Knowledge of business process optimization and modeling approaches
Knowledge of requirements management tools (at least JIRA & Confluence)
Knowledge of prototyping tools.IT industry experience : 3 years or more, including collaboration with clients abroad
Experience in business analysis or product management : 3 years or more, including defining solutions from idea to production
Experience in Agile methodologies : 1 year or more
Proven experience in communication to large audiences and top management
Master degree or higher (in Computer Science or similar)
Good knowledge in at least one Business Domain : finance, accounting, media, travel, logistics
Knowledge in product management best practices
Experience in training development and conduction
One of the following : IIBA CCBA or CBAP, OMG UML, OMG BPMN, PMI-PBA, Pragmatic Marketing
Systems thinking and functional decomposition skills
Strong analytical skills to make a critical assessment of the information from numerous sources
Modeling skills to represent requirements information in graphical form
Setting clear goals and priorities. Time-management, ability to handle multi-tasking activities and prioritization
High flexibility. Ability to modify approach as per changing stakeholders, conditions, circumstances and feedback. Quick learning
Good communication, presentation, and negotiation skills
Self-confidence. Ability to accept criticism for continuous improvement
What's in it for you
Ability to work on challenging projects, deal with complex solutions
Nicely designed, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere that creates good working conditions
Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with client