Senior Business Analyst (Data Focus)

Posted 20 November 2023
SalaryAU$850 - AU$950 per day + including super
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProject Services + Transformation

Job description

Are you a seasoned Business Analyst with a passion for data, analytics, and stakeholder collaboration? If so, this leading Queensland Government Organisation would like to hear from you.

Position Overview

You will play a pivotal role in identifying and documenting functional and non-functional requirements for their Retail Data Platform. Your responsibilities will include capturing use-case proposals, estimating and prioritising tasks, reverse engineering requirements, and collaborating with project teams to design effective solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Retail stakeholders to identify and document requirements.
  • Catalogue use-case proposals and collaborate on estimation and prioritisation.
  • Reverse engineer requirements from existing processes and data prototypes.
  • Lead data classification and create business definitions for catalogue tools.
  • Design solutions in collaboration with project teams.
  • Conduct testing activities to ensure data models align with business requirements.
  • Support project teams in the successful delivery of projects using contemporary tools.
  • Develop and deliver clear reports and presentations in a dynamic environment.
  • Document transition to support activities and artefacts.

Selection Criteria

Essential Criteria:

  1. Data Strategy Expert:

    • Demonstrated expertise in orchestrating the capture of use cases and requirements, steering initiatives toward successful business intelligence and analytic outcomes across diverse organisational landscapes.
  2. Regulatory Compliance Specialist:

    • Proven experience navigating regulated environments, with a comprehensive understanding of compliance requirements, including adept reporting and information provision to regulatory bodies.
  3. Master Scheduler:

    • Track record of excellence in estimating, planning, and effectively managing business analysis work schedules to ensure a streamlined analytically work flow.
  4. Architectural Insight:

    • A seasoned understanding of enterprise data warehouse approaches within complex organisations, showcasing the ability to architect and optimise data structures strategically.
  5. Cloud Technology Proficiency:

    • Proficient in navigating Databricks and related cloud technologies tailored for business intelligence or data-related settings, demonstrating technical acumen in cloud environments.
  6. Data Governance and Cataloguing Authority:

    • Proven experience in crafting meticulous business glossaries and data catalogues, emphasising a commitment to data precision and organisation.
  7. SQL and Business Rules Proficiency:

    • Proficient in deciphering SQL intricacies and embedded business rules, showcasing technical expertise in unravelling the complexities of data systems.
  8. Strategic Relationship Builder:

    • Demonstrated ability to strategically build and nurture strong relationships with business managers and ICT service providers, displaying negotiation finesse in technical environments.

Desirable Criteria:

  1. Tooling Proficiency:

    • Hands-on proficiency with project tools and applications, showcasing a professional flair for optimising technological landscapes.
  2. Agile Methodology Navigator:

    • A solid grasp of the project delivery life cycle and agile methodology, demonstrating adaptability and professionalism in project environments.
  3. Industry Insight:

    • Professional experience and knowledge of the energy or a related industry, bringing valuable sector-specific insights and professional know-how to the table.
  4. Retail Operations Understanding:

    • Professional understanding of retail operations, spanning sales, forecasting, call centre operations, and works management, revealing a holistic grasp of technical aspects within retail dynamics.
  5. Reporting Excellence:

    • Proven professional expertise in designing visually compelling reports, utilising tools such as Power BI, Tableau, or SAP reporting products.
  6. Data Maturity Strategist:

    • Professional experience in eliciting requirements from organisations with low data maturity, showcasing adaptability and strategic thinking in diverse data landscapes.
  7. Governance Expertise:

    • Professional expertise in Data Governance and Data Quality management, revealing proficiency in creating artefacts that contribute to data integrity and organisational excellence.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Jeffrey Bullen on 07 3339 5624 or email [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.