A leading banking clients requires a hybrid Project Manager/Scrum Master on a contract basis.
A hands-on project manager/scrum master hybrid who can manage a small-scale proof of concept experiment between an external supplier, 1 to 2 merchants, a Point of Sale (POS) provider and client Payment Services. Must be comfortable working hands on as well as in a management and coordination capacity.
*Coordination of the integration of a third party supplier software with a Point of Sale device
*Support internal governance processes (supplier mgt, legal agreements, information security)
*Manage the production and distribution of promotional materials to support the proof of concept
*Coordination of experiment design (hypothesis, data collection, experiment execution)
*Collection of qualitative and quantitative data to observe against a set of hypothesis
*Coordination of recording of qualitative outputs for specific user journeys (feedback questionnaires, video of users in action)
*Summary and conclusion report writing and presentation
*Create and deliver reports to stakeholders on the progress of the project
*Hands on, agile and lean ways of working (not method reliant, but fast and lean in style)
*Able to communicate effectively between parties
*Willingness to work between Northampton and or London (Shoreditch/Canary wharf). Fleet is also an option.
Experience & Skills:
*Knowledge of payment systems (issuing/acquiring/Point of Sale devices)
*Experience with system integration coordination
*Ability to assist in scoping an experiment including ;
oscope experiment design
oidentify data collection
oanalyse experiment data
oSummarise and conclude outcomes
*Experience of running small scale proof of concepts/experiments/pilots or trial services with clients
We are looking for several Business Analyst's to join our unique, fast growing and specialist Business Analysis service provider who specialise in delivering Agile and Waterfall software development/SDLC projects for a range of long standing, high profile & blue chip customers.
As a Business Analyst you should expect to spend 1-3 years onsite with each UK blue chip in either London or one of our other locations (Milton Keynes, Slough, Newbury, Hayes, Bracknell or Cambridge - taking into account what works best for you), and be offered great promotion and career opportunities available with these high profile customers.
You will have the chance to be considered for promotion twice a year - giving you the opportunity to progress your career as quickly as you desire. You will have regular training opportunities and be able to take advantage of being part of a unique BA community where you can also take part in social and charity events.
Working for this top employer as they experience continued growth, you will have a unique opportunity as a Business Analyst to enhance and develop your career working on high profile Agile and/or Waterfall software development/SDLC projects with likeminded and skilled colleagues who are as passionate about providing best in class expertise as you are.
You will also be given the opportunity to complete ISEB and Scrum Master certifications, progress with a view to becoming a Senior/Lead BA in the future, and also have the opportunity to work from home in certain cases.
Skills required for this Business Analyst role are:
Experience in any of the following industries:
Retail, FMCG, Public Sector, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Mobile Advertising, Software or IT Services, Media and/or Banking
Any formal qualifications in Agile, ISEB and/or Project Management would be of interest but by no means essential as full training is available.
Business Analyst (Multiple Opportunities) - Experts in their field!
*Start date: ASAP; ideally immediately available or currently on a 1 month max. notice period*
Salary: £43-50k (depending on experience) + pension (6% contrib) + flexible benefits (£1,200) + extracurricular interest allowance (£120) + share awards + excellent holiday.
Apply now for further information on this excellent opportunity!