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Senior Business Analyst


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Job Summary

As a successful candidate you will be working in the IRIS Accountancy Solutions business unit. This part of IRIS produces software for UK accountancy practices.


You will be working as part of an Agile SCRUM team to design and specify new features that will work alongside the existing legacy suite of products.


The role is challenging and dynamic, with key deadlines to be hit. The role will require learning new skills and bringing a focused attitude to the tasks


Main responsibilities 

• Translating high level feature requests into a refined backlog of users stories

• Organizing and refining the project backlog

• Collaborate with SCRUM team to work through solutions and remove ambiguity

• Provide supporting documentation, for both internal and external use

• Provide expert testing outside the remit of the QA team

• Timely and accurate reporting of assigned task status

• Help define new user experiences and workflows

• Refine existing user experiences and workflows

• Assist technical support team resolving complex issues

• Train and coach other departments such as the technical support team


Key Relationships

Development Manager

Business Analysts

Software Engineers

Quality Engineers

Product Management



• An understanding of working with Agile and Waterfall environments

• Previous track record of successful delivery under tight deadlines

• Strong understanding of the development life cycle

• Excellent communication abilities and the ability to build key relationships quickly

• An autonomous and self-motivated approach to working

• Experience working on software / application development



Client & Customer Focus

Confidence & Communication

Managing Self









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Closing date:
30 Jun 2017


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