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Business Analyst

  • Application Deadline: April 27, 2019
  • Abuja

Our team is growing and we are looking to engage a Business Analyst to be the liaison between the technical and business teams, and to analyse strategic options; facilitate needs assessment; gather and manage requirements towards the successful delivery of software products and business solutions.


  • Facilitate needs assessment workshop using suitable strategy analysis techniques
  • Clearly document and validate As-Is and To-Be Business Process models, activity diagrams and other required UML diagrams
  • Conduct requirement elicitation and analysis; documentation and validation; and manage requirement changes
  • Document the user stories and acceptance criteria in collaboration with the required stakeholders and contract update the product backlog
  • Develop Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) to match the user stories to the use case diagrams
  • Proactively work with the product manager and concerned stakeholders to identify process improvement strategies
  • Analyse both internal and market research data; and generate insight to guide project and product development decisions
  • Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and the management team
  • Gathering critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and producing useful reports.
  • Working closely with clients; business team including marketing, sales and finance; and technical teams including software engineers, architects and designers
  • Participate in agile ceremonies including daily scrum, sprint planning and sprint retrospectives
  • Lead the conceptual and physical data modelling process using the Enterprise Relationship Diagrams
  • Create and update other data artefacts including the data dictionary and data flow diagrams
  • Facilitating the user acceptance testing in collaboration with other teams
  • Evaluate and recommend alternative solutions based on business needs and advanced knowledge of the external marketplace

Work with great people


Skills & Requirements

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least a Bachelor's degree (Masters Degree will be an added advantage)
  • Business Analysis certifications from IIBA, BCS or Scrum Alliance will be an added advantage
  • 2-5 years experience in a similar role
  • Proven experience working in an Agile Project Management environment
  • Experience in analysing data to draw business-relevant conclusions
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Experience working with project management and office productivity tools including MS Project, MS Visio, Lucid Chart, Jira, Slack and other related tools
  • It is essential that you possess the following skills:

    • strong analytical and problem solving skills
    • proven attention to details and accuracy
    • ability to handle multiple priorities and work independently with a focus on quality of deliverables
    • excellent communication skills and good influencing skills to negotiate with multiple levels of management and other stakeholders.

Great Place to Work

  • Great work culture

  • Competitive Salary

  • Pension Scheme

  • Health Insurance

  • Leave Allowance

  • Amazing Team

  • Learning & Development

  • Life Insurance

About the company

At Emerging Platforms we are passionate about identifying problems and matching them with innovative and bold solutions. Driven by a passion for excellence, we deliver innovative solutions that satisfy our customers diverse needs.

Ukemeobong Usen | Hiring Manager

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