Business Analyst / Product Owner

Reference: NB 6632

Consultant:  Nine Broodryk

Description:

  • Establish relationships with stakeholders across business functions.
  • Work with design resources and/or wire-framing solutions.
  • Create user stories with robust acceptance criteria to capture the needs of stakeholders.
  • Lead backlog grooming sessions to gather stakeholder feedback.
  • Contribute to retrospective sessions.
  • Assist in creating and maintaining product and process documentation.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a Business Analyst/Product Owner.
  • Proficient in creating use cases, user stories, process flows, swim lanes, wireframes,  activity diagrams and Gantt charts
  • Ability to work well with the product development team (Developers, QA, Designers and  other BAs) following agile methodologies.
  • Comfortable collaborating with the business stakeholders to understand their processes and priorities to help identify and deliver solutions in a timely fashion.
  • Understanding of business analysis, Incremental change prioritisation and delivery.
  • Capturing ambiguous requirements.
  • Experience leading and facilitating user story grooming and prioritisation sessions.
  • Ability to naturally develop relationships, communicate, engage and influence.
  • Experience leading and facilitating user story grooming and prioritisation sessions.
  • Understanding of project management processes including writing business cases, project definition documents and project approval
  • Experience in change management, risk management, benefits management and stakeholder management
  • Knowledge of JIRA and Confluence or similar.

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za