Senior Business Analyst

The Role and Opportunity
You will be working as a Senior Business Analyst within a large program of work for our large federal government client. As part of the Observation Network stream, you will be working with a small delivery team of BAs, Project Managers, Architects and Coordinators. This role will deliver and manage requirements primarily for a major project.
The successful candidate will have experience in eliciting information across a diverse group of both technical and non-technical stakeholders, have an ability to grasp new concepts quickly, be able to distil complex information and document requirements, both functional and non-functional to support procurement and upgrade activities. Further, the successful candidate will have prior project experience in the upgrade and/or deployment of remote sensors/measurement equipment.
Your duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Providing Business Analysis services to the delivery stream projects, including elicitation and management of requirements, to support project delivery.
  • Ensuring BA deliverables align to the standards and expectations set by the BA Capability team.
  • Completing process analysis and design activities aligned with process standards as requested.
  • Requirements owner for agreed projects within a delivery stream, representing the requirement intent and ensuring Vendor deliverables trace and align to business requirements.
  • Completing ad-hoc analysis and providing recommendations as requested.
  • Building working relationships within the internal stakeholder to enable successful delivery.
  • Contributing to the alignment of the Observation Network stream with other delivery streams and ensuring consistency with BA outcomes.
  • Proactively identify dependencies, risks and issues for the Project, and manage dependencies, risks or issues allocated to them aligned to the agreed framework.
  • Working collaboratively with a diverse set of stakeholders internal to and potentially external.
  • Proactively identify insights that help stakeholders achieve their objectives and improve products and services.
  • Supporting continuous improvement and working with the BA Capability team to implement improvement initiatives.
Mandatory Requirements:
  • The ability to obtain a baseline security clearance.
  • Strong business analysis skills set including elicitation for functional and non-functional requirements, requirements management and traceability.
  • Technical capability to analyse needs and articulate requirements for the underpinning capabilities to support remote sensor/measurement equipment and devices, including ICT needs.
  • Experience on projects delivering upgrades to or rolling out new remote equipment/ devices, collecting real time data for central processing.
  • Experience articulating the security and resilience needs of remote sensor/measurement equipment and devices.
  • Experiencing working with a diverse stakeholder group including exec level stakeholders, ICT operations and technical teams, as well as customer facing and business operations teams.
  • Strong communication skills, and an ability to flex style and approach.
  • Pragmatic, flexible, self-aware, resilient, proactive and results driven.
  • Experience managing requirements via Microfocus ALM/Quality Centre or Atlassian JIRA tools.
Nice-to-have skills and experience:
  • 10 years' experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Knowledge of BABOK and BPMN.
  • Knowledge of key security standards & guidelines e.g. ISM, PSPF, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, ISO.
  • Experience with Automated Weather Stations, Radars, or other observation equipment.
Please note you must be an Australian Citizen in order to obtain security clearances.
Interested? If you have the skills and motivation we are looking for, please Apply Now. For more information, please contact Ronaldo Nicdao on 03 8319 7800 or via email ronaldo.nicdao @
Melbourne (Docklands)
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