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Business Analyst for Software Development - Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #10791
Job Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type IT / Document Management Solutions / Workflow Based Solutions and Payment Solutions.
Job Role Business Analyst for Software Development
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary $ Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree A bachelor's degree in business or related field or an MBA

Job Description

  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client is looking for a self motivated Business Analyst for Software Development and with excellent English, the gift of gab and write a perfect documentation to join their Harare based Team.


Business Analyst is a person who investigates customer’s problem, looking for solutions and develops idea into the form of requirements, which will be used by the developers when creating a product in the future.
The main task of business analyst is to identify customer business problems and find the most effective solution - To do this, he must have knowledge in the subject area.
Business Analyst works with the requirements at all stages of software development life cycle and constantly mediates between the customer and a team of programmers.
Business analyst activity includes the following stages:
Identify customer needs, understand the problem he wants to solve.
Develop idea independently or with a help of a team.
Develop the idea into requirements specification to create future product. Different techniques of business analysis can be used: models of processes and structures, user interface prototypes, use cases. At the same time, it makes accurate estimates of efforts and work duration.
Specify each requirement in specification form.
Advise programmers and QA during product development and negotiate with customer any disputable issue.
Main duties
Customer business needs analysis;
Drawing up future products requirements (communication with stakeholders - developers, customers, end-users);
Requirements analysis (different methodologies and notations usage - prototyping, surveys, brainstorming, existing documentation analysis and competitors);
Problem domain analysis and improvement suggestions;
Requirements formalization (separation on business, functional and non-functional requirements);
Requirements management (processing of change requests, analysis and description of the impact on existing requirements);
Requirements transmission between the developers and the client.


Key Skills
Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
The ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions.
Advanced technical skills.
Excellent documentation skills.
Fundamental analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations.
Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
A track record of following through on commitments.
Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills.
Experience leading and developing top performing teams.
A history of leading and supporting successful projects.

  • Job Role: Business Analyst for Software Development
  • Industry: Business / Strategic Management
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A bachelor's degree in business or related field or an MBA.
A minimum of 5 years experience in business analysis or a related field.
Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
The ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions.

Additional Requirements

Business Analyst
Software Development
IT
BA

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