Business Analyst

University of Cambridge
February 16, 2024
Offerd Salary:£40,521-£54,395
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Business Analyst

An opportunity has become available at University of Cambridge for a Business Analyst with a background in the delivery of digital products and services.

This role is part of University Information Services (UIS). We work collaboratively with colleagues in departments, colleges, and other institutions to provide a range of IT services to support the needs of all users at the University. You will join a growing team of Business Analysts, User Researchers, Product Managers & Designers working to transform products and services used by the University's staff and students.

As a Business Analyst your work will enable the University of Cambridge community to make better, informed decisions for digital services, to facilitate world leading research & education. You will work with stakeholders and other project team roles to understand and document the current situation, to define business and user needs, and to help design and deliver products and services that meet those needs.

This is a permanent role split between University Information Services' modern offices on the West Cambridge Site and working from home. We offer flexibility of working hours together with a generous pension and holiday allowance.

As a Business Analyst you will:

  • Carry out Business Analysis on projects, products or services of large scale and/or high complexity.
  • Actively lead scoping and planning of Business Analysis work in the area you are assigned, overseeing the work of other Business Analysts.
  • Select, adopt, and adapt the appropriate methods, tooling and techniques based on predictive (plan-driven) or adaptive (agile) approaches.
  • Work with stakeholder groups to understand their business needs and identify their communication and relationship needs related to change management.
  • Have line management responsibility for up to four Business Analysts within the team.
  • Are you the right candidate?

  • You're comfortable with complexity and ambiguity and are able to work as high-level, or as detailed, as the task requires.
  • You're adept at working with stakeholders at all levels.
  • You have a wealth of experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary delivery team to shape and build digital products and services.
  • You have expert knowledge and extensive experience applying business analysis tools and techniques.
  • Line management experience or a keen desire to develop others.
  • Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

    Please submit your CV and cover letter to apply for this position. If you have any queries before applying, please contact Dan Ford ([email protected]).

    Please quote reference VC40361 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

    The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

    The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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    1 February 2024

    Closing date

    16 February 2024

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