Principal BA - London - Digital

Job Title: Principal BA - London - Digital
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Reference: BBBH13134_1489141825
Contact Name: Kathryn Chandler
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 10, 2017 10:30

Job Description

Principle Digital Business Analyst

This role sits within the digital team of a global insurer. Working across multiple work streams including with innovation, Web, Mobile, CRM and API teams. We are looking for a Principle or Lead Digital Business Analyst to be responsible for the shaping and development of our Digital portfolio.

You will be responsible for the on going definition of viable business initiatives and requirements (Epics/user stories/acceptance criteria) and non functional requirements to support our ambitious Digital plans. As well as leading and developing other Business Analysts on the delivery providing leadership, coaching and mentoring when needed. You will work collaboratively with Solution Designers, User Experience Architects, Creative Designers, Developers and Test colleagues in order to ensure that solutions address the requirements of the business.

The Successful candidate will have a detailed knowledge of working in an Agile environment (creating Epics/User Stories/Acceptance Criteria) using Agile tools and techniques, Behaviour Driven Development (BDD) as well as Business Analysis tools and techniques. You will have experience working with full scale scrum or Kanban, and be a competent user of Jira and Confluence.

You will also need an understanding of the financial services industry and the legislation frameworks governing it. You will also possess excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

The five key elements we are looking for are;

1. Agile - More than just an academic overview

2. Core BA skills - You need to be someone Junior BAs can look up to

3. Leadership - Mentoring, Developing and Leading others

4. Enthusiasm - Be truly passionate about what you do and easily able to engage stakeholder

5. Financial Services - Experience working within FS regulations and Legislation Frameworks