Technical Business Analyst

null, Scotland, gb
Company: KCC
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-18 06:01:05

Description

Technical Business Analyst (SQL)

Edinburgh

Competitive Salary  + Realistic Progression Opportunities + Technical Training & Development + Award Winning Employee Share Plan + Company Pension + Flexible Working Hours + 25 Days Holiday + Fantastic Working Culture

The Role

Your role as a Technical Business Analyst will be to support the architecture lifecycle for a new Data Integration Services Platform. This includes discovering needs, analysing requirements, supporting design pattern development and coordinating implementation for Data Services.

Our agile teams are focussed on delivering value to our stakeholders and we use a variety of agile practices including Scrum and Kanban. In this role you will be part of a team of developers moving our organization forward to greater data use, integration, and access through these data services for a large data program.

Whilst the role will be mainly Data Analytics driven, we are looking for someone who has a desire to develop T-Shaped Skills to also support some development and test where required.

In addition, you will contribute to the Analyst community, embrace change and share knowledge with a network of stakeholders. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Perform research, execute proofs of concepts, and initialize projects for data integration and enablement
  • Facilitate sessions for business process modelling and capturing process/data flows
  • Understand, capture, and document of business processes and associated data requirements prior-to and during data integration activities
  • Work closely with business units to understand their data, their use cases and user acceptance of the data services developed
  • Plan and create recommendations for data integrations with business systems while aligning with the technology and enterprise architecture roadmap
  • Collaborate with developers to map and capture data in integration processes
  • Work in agile project team with a matrixed delivery organization
  • Skills & Experience

  • Proven ability to successfully gather requirements and get results with some guidance.
  • Experience liaising with stakeholders to elicit requirements, use of system design concepts, propose solutions and translate these for other members of the development team.
  • Proven ability to collect and analyse data and present results in accessible formats.
  • Experience of Agile software development – working in a team-oriented and collaborative environment, encouraging the adoption and continuous improvement of practices.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with both internal and external clients.
  • Experience working with 3rd Party products, vendors and implementation partners.
  • A degree in Computing, Business, Information Systems or equivalent is desirable.
  • Collaborates and communicates well, builds great working relationships, influences others, challenges effectively and responds well to challenge from others, shares information and ideas with others, has good listening skills.
  • Has a strong work ethic and is able to deal with sometimes conflicting priorities.
  • Able to give advice, mentor and pass on knowledge.
  • Curious and continuous learner – investigates, interprets and grasps new concepts.
  • Self-motivated and can use own initiative to recommend innovative solutions.
  • Pays attention to detail, finds root cause and takes a rigorous approach to problem solving.
  • Technical Skills

  • SQL Databases, Data Management, Data Governance (lineage, validation, quality, stewardship) Required
  • ETL/ELT, Data pipelines, , Data Modeling (3NF, Kimball) desirable
  • SSRS, SSIS, SSAS desirable
  • Master Data Management and integration practices desirable
  • Data Warehousing, Data Lakes, Power BI, Migration Experience desirable
  • This is a truly fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual to join a team where your voice will be heard, and you can make a change whilst building on your own skills and career.

    Specific Key Benefits of the Role

    Computershare offers all employees 25 days holiday, an excellent pension scheme, shareholder incentive plan (buy one get one free on all shares purchased), subsidised gym membership and a flexible employee benefits scheme (including the option to buy additional annual leave).

    A Truly Diverse Place to Work

    Computershare celebrates the diversity of our people and we welcome applications from everyone.

    At Computershare, we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes.

    As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider

    flexible working arrangements

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