Flextime Limited has been providing flexible and fixed hours’ time work management software solutions to enterprises of all sizes for more than 30 years. One of the first to provide a web-based solution, Flextime has recently started the next major transformation project to deliver a native cloud SaaS solution. Embracing the best of Microsoft technologies and cloud platform services, the project team will leverage expert design to create a fully automated application delivery platform in turn delivering an excellent application for our customers and their evolving needs.
Flextime is an organisation where the culture is flexible (as you would expect) and collaborative where doing things right is appreciated and promoted. At Flextime on this project, we are all here to deliver very high-quality customer needs focused software, work with good people and learn something new along the way.
Location – Landscape House, Dublin 14
Role Description - Business Analyst
This is a full-time role. As the BA, you will be a central part of the team, involved in the foundational steps of a transformational project to build a new Azure cloud platform and application architecture to deliver a market leading SaaS application.
This is a truly exciting opportunity for a highly skilled, motivated and experienced business analyst. Quality assurance underpins operational excellence – from design through requirements, develop, test and to the ultimate delivery.
There will be challenging functional and non-functional objectives to ensure long enduring operational excellence across extensibility, reliability, resilience and security.
You will take a central role in small strategic team reporting directly to the Flextime CTO. This project team will work with external partners to provide upfront expertise to facilitate better decisions in less time both at UX and system functional levels. The project ownership and delivery remain entirely with Flextime. You will work with subject matter experts (SME) to elicit business process knowledge, interpret the voice of the customer and become the go-to SME.
Your duties and activities
Work within the transformation project team to interpret, document and proof business requirements
Produce high quality Business Requirement Specifications.
Create Highly visual designs and specifications to include - user journeys, user cases and business rules.
Be customer value focused and think and work visually
Propose alternative viewpoints solutions and work with the development team.
Provide feedback to all the different stakeholders
Be a quality advocate. Be the first QA gateway
Participate regularly in the analysis and resolution of defects
Liaise with developers during the technical design and implementation phases to ensure common understanding, agreement and effective implementation of features.
Skills Must haves:
Academic qualifications at degree or higher level in a relevant domain
Excellent communicator & interpersonal skills; ability to communicate at all levels, fluent written and verbal English
5+ years’ experience in a Business Analyst or a similar role
Demonstrable proficiency using technology to get your work done - Visio, Excel and Word, PowerPoint, Wireframes, tell us about some new ones that you use
2+ years’ strong experience preparing and conducting requirements gathering workshops.
Business Analysis certification
Design qualifications and experience – UX/UI, process design
Project Management Experience
Experience working within an MVP environment
Strong experience in User Accepting Testing, Agile and waterfall methodologies.
Salary 50k +
21 days annual leave
Access to training
Excellent career opportunity
Flexible working arrangements