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Senior Business Analyst2020-03-26T07:04:02-04:00<div> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">ThoughtWorks is synonymous with innovation. We are dedicated to the art of perfecting software delivery by keeping it lightweight, fast-moving and open-source. Our clients are people and organisations with ambitious missions - whether in the commercial, social, or government sectors. They trust us to deliver the disruptive thinking and technology that empowers them to succeed. ThoughtWorks aspire to be a better business and strive to have a positive impact in the world. We are a diverse community of bright and passionate individuals. We are seeking passionate technologists who share our mission. We want hackers, philosophers, activists – courageous people with good hearts and creative approaches to problem-solving. </span></p> <p><strong>As a Senior Business Analyst, here’s what you will do at ThoughtWorks:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Think through hard problems, and work with a team to make them reality</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work in a dynamic, collaborative, transparent, non-hierarchal, and ego-free culture where your talent is valued over a role title</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop your career outside of the confinements of a traditional career path by focusing on what you’re passionate about rather than a predetermined one-size-fits-all plan</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Facilitate and lead workshops that generate ideas and content for solutions</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Orchestrate the collaboration between Product Owner, Business sponsors, Subject matter experts, Experience designers, Testers, and Development groups by removing roadblocks and fostering communication</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be instrumental in the analysis, design and building of critical and complex custom-designed, business applications that use a wide range of the very latest technologies</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Facilitate in organisational transformation solution-ing and execution</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Mentor and evangelise Agile, Lean, and Continuous Development analysis best practices</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Here’s the skills that we need you to bring:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated experience working successfully with teams to deliver software within a consulting organisation</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience prioritizing competing demands and obtaining buy-in from stakeholders</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ideally come from a development background, or have technical understanding of software build/development</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated ability to manage and resolve conflict with stakeholders</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strong facilitation experience</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated ability to understand and explain issues from both a technical and a business functional point of view</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Openness to contradictory opinions and flexible in your thinking</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A willingness to jump into projects and situations and make sense of ambiguous details in multiple domains  </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience with modeling business processes utilizing a variety of tools and techniques</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">An understanding of traditional development approaches, and the ability to compare and contrast benefits of each</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience in mentoring and executing Agile, Lean, and Continuous Delivery best practices</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A genuine passion for quality software  - and the know-how to get from sketch to code</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We work almost exclusively on customer sites providing a mix of delivery and consulting services, so you’ll be flexible about travel, and willing to travel extensively as part of your role.  Many of our consultants travel every week and travel home for weekends. We do everything we can to make life here as easy as possible and do our best to take people’s personal situations into account.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Open date: 26th March 2020</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Closing date: 24th April 2020 </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Salary: Competitive</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Location: London</span></p> </div> <div><img src="https://dynamic.thoughtworks.com/careers/jobs/signature_badges_2019.png" width="400" height="161"></div> <p style="color: white;">#LI-UK</p> <p style="color: white;">#LI-SB1</p>ThoughtworksLondonUK