Business Analyst

Data Analytics

  • AvailabilityPermanent
  • Experience5+ Years
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Business Analyst

Data AnalyticsGauteng

A leader in the mobile space, based in Johannesburg, is seeking a Senior Specialist: Business Analyst to work closely with the development team, data scientists, source system experts and business stakeholders to ensure that solution requirements are technically understood, documented, developed, tested and delivered on in line with user expectations.


  • Define and document requirements (user stories) through technical analysis in terms of impact, scope, feasibility and costs benefit (value)
  • Evaluate datasets, interpret numbers and organise datasets and present the information
  • Provide technical input to solution design to ensure requirements are met
  • Act as a technical liaison between business and the technical delivery team, to clarify requirements, manage expectations, create clear understanding of done, clarify priorities and determine critical success factors for requirements
  • Test and Validate solutions
  • Perform quality assurance across business analysis documentation, vendor documentation, proposals, technical designs, test documentation

 Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

  • Complex business analysis cases
  • Group facilitation sessions
  • Business Intelligence technical environment
  • Technology / Industry trends
  • Business analysis methods
  • Application functionality
  • Data analysis
  • Change control procedures
  • Relating and Networking
  • Adapting and Responding to Change
  • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Matric / Grade 12 essential
  • 3-year Degree / diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, or other related field essential
  • 5+ Years business analysis / systems analysis / data analysis experience preferably in a highly complex development environment essential
  • Problem solving skills are essential
  • Decision making skills are essential
  • Analytical skills are essential
  • Interpersonal skills are essential
  • Presentation skills are essential
  • Facilitation skills are essential
  • Agile methodology and experience preferred



  • Business Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical Specs
  • Education Tertiary Degree
  • Experience 5+ Years

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