Business Analyst

Full Time IT Job Pro UK

We’re looking for a Business Analyst to join the technical team here at Thrive. The successful candidate will support efforts across the Product, Development and QA teams to ensure that they deliver incremental improvements to our products using the Agile methodology.

You will be a key member of the team, working with key individuals to manage and prioritise our backlog of work and writing stories to be completed each sprint. You’ll be comfortable converting product requirements documents into technical tickets.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in the application of Agile and BDD/TDD, helping to improve processes.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

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Ensuring we have a backlog of dev ready stories

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Creation of Epics and stories in a consistent Gherkin/Cucumber format

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Documentation of acceptance criteria

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Perform analysis to assist Support and developers with troubleshooting, escalation, and resolution of BAU issues

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Supporting each team during sprints to ensure the smooth delivery of incremental improvements

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

ESSENTIALS

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Previous BA experience including theory, rules and practices

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Experience of working in TDD and or BDD

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Knowledge of Agile methodology (Scrum, Kanban)

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Excellent communication skills

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A pragmatic approach to resolving issues and responding to change

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Understanding of modern software development processes, CI/CD, automated testing

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Working on enterprise grade SaaS platforms

DESIRABLE SKILLS

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Experience working with remote teams

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Understanding of Cloud Infrastructure concepts, especially relating to the maintenance and deployment of micro service applications

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Leading Scrum ceremonies

ABOUT THRIVE

BENEFITS

Since starting the business in 2017 we’ve endeavoured to create a modern workplace, with team members working across the UK, enjoying the benefits of flexible working to create a positive work-life balance while achieving exciting goals as a team.

We appreciate the passion and professionalism that our team members bring to their work, and recognise that through schemes like offering unlimited holiday to everyone in the business. We also take pride in offering a strong pension scheme which is carefully managed to ensure it’s giving good returns for our team.

EVOLVE AND INNOVATE

Because we’re a growing business, the potential for you to progress your career with Thrive is limitless. Growth is a focal part of our business and it benefits our employees with fast-tracked career progression and opportunities to expand roles or learn something new.

WORK WITH PASSIONATE AND CREATIVE PEOPLE

There’s a wealth of experience at Thrive – you’ll be working with a team that has great ideas, is passionate about the quality of its work, and likes finding creative solutions to problems and pushing the envelope to create something new.

With us, your individual effort has a direct impact on our organisation’s success. Here you’ll help to be a driving force in the continued success of our business and will receive the recognition you deserve.

And who knows where we’ll be in a few years’ time, so if you love the excitement of the unknown and the pace of a growing business Thrive may well be a great fit

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