Lead Business Analyst

ThoughtWorks is a diverse community of bright and passionate individuals striving to have a positive impact on the world. We're dedicated to the art of software delivery by keeping it lightweight, Agile and open-source. Our clients are organisations with ambitious missions, where we deliver complex enterprise systems. 

As a BA, you'll be instrumental in the analysis, design and build of critical and complex custom-designed, business applications that use a range of technologies. You'll be responsible for orchestrating collaboration between product owners, business sponsors, subject matter experts and development teams by removing roadblocks and fostering communication. 

As a Business Analyst at ThoughtWorks, here's what you'll bring:

  • Lots of experience of working in Agile teams as a BA or Iteration Manager (most of our Lead Consultants have 10+ years experience).
  • Proficiency in gathering functional and non-functional requirements, writing user stories, mapping out processes and creating wireframes using a variety of tools.
  • Strong skills in facilitating workshops with stakeholders of different levels of seniority or backgrounds.
  • An ability to promote collaboration between Product Owner, stakeholders, SMEs, XDs, QAs, and developers by removing roadblocks and fostering communication.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work collaboratively (team first mentality).

As a Business Analyst at ThoughtWorks, you'll get to:

  • Build bespoke software using the latest technologies and tools
  • Facilitate in organisational transformation solutioning and execution
  • Mentor and evangelise Agile, Lean, and CI best practices
  • Think through hard problems in a consultancy environment, and work with amazing people to make the solutions a reality

We work almost exclusively on customer site providing a mix of delivery and consulting services so you'll be flexible about project location, and willing to travel as part of your role. You could be spending 3 months away from home Monday to Friday – and we know that's not for everyone!

No CV? No problem

We understand that you've probably got more interesting things to do! Please provide a link to any websites or online profiles you want us to take a look at and simply upload a document that lists the top three things you think we should know about you. 

Here's an example from one of our developers:

  1. I started as a C# developer 8 years ago but don't like to limit myself to one programming language - I'm currently attending meet-ups to learn Scala
  2. I have a 10 year old daughter who I am teaching (with some success) how to code
  3. I am passionate about TDD, CI and CD and have introduced these methods in my last two jobs

You can upload this info in a document via the CV / Resume link.

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