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Business Analyst

Job Location: Glasgow

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00494713

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- Job description

Role: Business Analyst
 
Location: Glasgow
Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK 
 
We have the following roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience:
 
Senior Analyst: from £31,424
Specialist / Team Lead: from £36,725
Associate Manager: from £42,750
 
Job Type: 3 year Fixed Term Contract
Reference: 00494713
 
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
 
Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions.
 
With Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions.
 
We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business!
 
What responsibilities will you have?
  • Analyse and design new business processes.
  • Work with the business architect and other planners to assess current capabilities and identify high-level customer requirements.
  • Identify and define detailed product requirements and use cases.
  • Work with the project manager, architects, and other team members to define metrics and performance goals for the application.
  • Participate in transitioning the requirements and use cases to the designers, and ensure a clear and complete understanding of the requirements.
  • Assist in translating requirements and use cases into test conditions and expected results for product, performance, and user acceptance testing.
  • Participate in quality management reviews, in particular reviews of the designs, prototypes, and other requirements work products to ensure they fulfil the requirements

 What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Experience in Business Analysis
  • Strong functional design skills with a good understanding of shaping solutions
  • Ability to analyse and design business processes
  • Ability to develop product requirements based on input gathered from a variety of sources including analysis results and feedback from the user community
  • Ability to develop test conditions and expected results based on the application requirements
  • Ability to review project deliverables for completeness and quality, and compliance with established project standards
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic work environment
  • Experience working in large scale IT development
  • Ability to develop test conditions and expected results based on the application requirements
  • Ability to review project deliverables for completeness and quality, and compliance with established project standards
  • Experience of producing UML process diagrams & high quality user stories
  • Technical skills with an understanding of technical design
  • Some experience in one of the following languages; C/C++, Java, C#
  • Some experience with Web Services, SOAP and XML
  • Working knowledge of UNIX or LINUX operating systems
  • A good understanding of SQL and relational databases
  • Experience of client/server and/or batch application development
  • Experience developing in Agile methodology

What’s in it for you?
All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

 

What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.

All applicants should be fully flexible between Monday and Friday and prepared to work at any of our client locations across the UK, this may mean staying away from home during the working week. This role requires working a shift or call out rota.

 

About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

 

Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS clearance.

 

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2018

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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