Senior System Analyst

Senior System Analyst

Job Title: Senior System Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £420 - £440 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00118510_1612788710
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 08, 2021 12:51

Job Description

Senior Systems Analyst - 6 Months - Fully Remote - Inside IR35

Senior Systems Analyst is to lead the elaboration, design and estimation of requirements through the systems development lifecycle, enabling benefit realisation in the shortest possible timeframe. Working collaboratively as part of the Pod Leadership Team and leading a team of Systems Analysts,

Need to pro-active and motivating leader who will play a key role in the successful design and delivery of complex application solutions

Key Skills and Experience;

  • Experience in delivery IT projects using an Agile methodology
  • Proven ability to convert complex business requirements into epics, features and stories
  • Extensive experience in managing epic and features throughout the development lifecycle
  • Proven track record of successful delivery of major software projects
  • Extensive experience of working in a project environment
  • Experience in leading and coordinating a team of Systems Analysts

Key responsibilities;

  • Leading the feature analysis on critical initiatives which require significant strategic change to the solution
  • Provides analysis expertise to ensure business requirements are consistently converted into solutions consisting of epics and features, considering technical constraints and existing technical architecture/functionality
  • Partnering with Technology Portfolio Analysts to generate epics from upcoming new business demand
  • Work alongside the Lead Product Owner to ensure that features are continuously prioritised and aligned to business value streams
  • Allocates features to Systems Analysts, in conjunction with Squad Leads, for design, estimation and delivery
  • Ongoing reporting of epic and feature requirements lifecycle progress
  • Management of cross squad feature requirements and dependencies
  • Provide support, guidance and coaching to the Systems Analysts within the Pod
  • Bring a shift left mentality to delivery, ensuring that automation and efficiencies are part of the solution by default
  • Works as part of the Pod Leadership Team to ensure features are regularly added and delivered from the Pod Continuous Improvement backlog
  • Utilising management information to consistently improve the process through increased efficiency and reduced cycle times
  • Ensure that analysis standards and processes are followed throughout the SDLC lifecycle
  • Ensure that MMC and Mercers technical and security standards and processes are followed throughout the SDLC lifecycle
  • Actively contribute towards continuously improving the Solution Analysis and Design function in Global Technology

*NOTE*: During this COVID-19 pandemic, currently all staff work from home. This role will be similarly affected.

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