Business Analyst (Junior/ Mid-weight Level) - London – Permanent

  • Permanent
  • London
  • Posted on August 21st, 2020

Business Analyst (Junior/ Mid-weight Level) - London – Permanent

Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 (D.O.E) pa + Benefits

Location: City of London

 

The Client:

Our client, a prestigious and highly reputable Insurance and Reinsurance software provider based in the City of London, is looking for a client facing Junior to Mid-weight Business Analysts with software house/vendor and systems integration experience to join the growing and highly elite consulting team in their Reinsurance Practice. This client is a leading insurance technology business, providing best in class solutions to carriers, brokers, and MGAs.

 

This new product is one of their newer web-based applications, that administers the operations for a ceded reinsurance team, within an insurance carrier,  operating within the London Insurance Market. With the backing of their holding company - the product has an exciting roadmap planned!

 

The Role:

The core focus is to play an early/mid-level business analyst role, supporting a Lead Business Analyst in delivery and roadmap projects.

  • The successful candidate will play a key role in taking the product from MVP stage through a series of new development stages, partnering with customers along the way
  • You will work within a specialist team of circa 20  - across London, and sites in Europe
  • Whilst this is a supporting BA role to the Lead Analyst, they are looking for someone who will take initiative and be comfortable engaging with customers, communicating well to develop a strong partnership of process
  • This is a customer-facing role ,working in an Agile/Scrum environment, with the challenges associated with working with an evolving software product

 

Essential skills and experience:

  • 3-4 years’ experience working within a software product team, as a business (systems) analyst, in the delivery of complex software to external customers.
  • Full lifecycle (SDLC) delivery experience - from requirements analysis and functional documentation stage, implementation of configuration changes, QA testing and review to go live stage
  • SQL skills
  • Experience in TFS or a similar Agile PM tool (Rally)
  • Basic knowledge of API's, JSON would be optional and advantageous
  • Business analysis and requirements gathering experience
  • Degree educated, ideally within STEM subjects(Science, Technology, Economics, Maths) good mathematical

 

Desirable:

  • Tertiary qualification in support of a career in software development and business analysis-Demonstrable experience and certifications of various delivery methods - Prince 2 / PMP /
  • Understanding and experience of Agile methodologies or Agile certifications
  • Insurance sector experience/ knowledge, specifically ceded Reinsurance process.

 

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