Senior Business Analyst/Product Owner

University of Melbourne
February 25, 2024
Offerd Salary:$134,320 - $139,749
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Senior Business Analyst/Product Owner

Job no: 0061576 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing Department: Business Services Salary: UOM 9 - $134,320 - $139,749 p.a. plus 17% super

  • Engage with stakeholders across the University to analyse, innovate and implement systems and processes to solve business problems and enable opportunities.
  • Join a collaborative and fun team that values creative thinking.
  • Brilliant benefits and a flexible hybrid work environment!
  • About the Role This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Business Analyst with a Product Ownership mindset to provide engagement and analysis for discoveries, initiatives and programs that have a direct, visible impact on our world class research community. The Senior Business Analyst/Product Owner will be responsible for the ownership of a product group within the Research Domain's new product-focused approach. The role involves collaborating with stakeholders to define product vision, prioritise backlog items, and support the implementation of high-quality deliverables and products.

    Your responsibilities will include:

  • Foster relationships with stakeholders to provide effective business analysis services for project delivery
  • Apply appropriate analysis techniques across projects, ensuring efficient and effective delivery of analysis tasks
  • Define product vision, strategy, and roadmap, continuously refining and prioritizing product backlog
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, resolve issues, and drive adoption of Agile practices to support project delivery and capability uplift
  • Who we are looking for You will have relevant experience in agile delivery and strong interpersonal skills to engage with senior stakeholders. You demonstrate leadership in Business Analysis, mentoring teams for efficient delivery in agile and hybrid approaches, and show proficiency in planning and problem- solving with an innovative mindset.

    You will also have:

  • The appointee will have a relevant postgraduate qualification with significant relevant Business Analysis experience OR an equivalent combination of relevant experience and education/training
  • Significant experience in Senior Business Analysis roles in large and complex organisations, undertaking discovery and business requirements analysis and specification with a proven ability to deliver complex user specifications and/or detailed business, functional and non-functional requirements in agile, hybrid and traditional delivery approaches
  • Product Ownership experience in past roles and the proven ability to develop, maintain and manage product backlogs and working with diverse stakeholders to grow and prioritise the backlog
  • For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements please refer to the attached PD.

    Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position . This role requires current valid work rights for Australia.

    Your new team – Business Services Business Services provides a full range of class leading information technology, facilities management, finance, HR and health and safety services to all operating entities of the University.

    Within Business Services, the Research Domain develops and strategically manages the information technology needs of our research partners across the University by providing project delivery, uplift, management and support for core and enterprise research systems.

    What we offer you! In addition, we offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services, and discounts on graduate courses. For more information check out our benefits page!

    The University of Melbourne We're tightly connected with the community, both at home and abroad. We take pride in our people, who all contribute to our mission to benefit society through the transformative impact of education and research. Discover more via our website and stay connected with our stories and people on LinkedIn.

    Be yourself The University of Melbourne values the unique backgrounds, experiences, and contributions that each person brings to our community and welcomes and celebrates diversity. First Nations people, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, parents, carers, people of all ages, abilities, and genders, and people of diverse ethnicity, nationality, and faith are encouraged to apply. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live. For more information please visit our Diversity and Inclusion page.

    We are dedicated to ensuring barrier free and inclusive practices to recruit the most talented candidates. If you require reasonable adjustments, please contact Kim Groizard at [email protected], with an email containing your name and contact details for a confidential discussion. Please ensure your email is titled "Reasonable Adjustments Request".

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We aspire to be the University of choice for Indigenous Australians, with unprecedented investment to attract, nurture, and retain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff. Tangible support through a range of programs and initiatives will ensure that you personally succeed and flourish while at the University of Melbourne.

    For further information, including our 2023-2027 Indigenous strategy please visit -https: //

    Join Us!

    If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter outlining your interest and experience
  • Please note that you are not required to respond to the selection criteria in the Position Description.

    Please note: Interviews may start to take place whilst the advertisement is live.

    If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please feel free to contact Alex Spezza via email at [email protected], ensuring that you include the Position Number and the Job Title as the subject. Please do not share your application to this email address.

    Advertised: 08 Feb 2024 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

    Applications close: 25 Feb 2024 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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