Join us as a Business Analyst Business Analyst – (Requirements Traceability Analyst) with the Home Office
(Remote, London, Fulltime, Permanent)
Why Join the Home Office?
This role is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and innovative person to be at the forefront of change in one of the great Departments of State. We are delivering significant transformation in order to continue keeping our citizens safe and our country secure. New technology and the fast-evolving nature of the threats we face mean we must adapt, and adapt fast, and with the UK leaving the EU, the need for change is greater than ever.
We need to boost our business analysis capacity: to achieve this the post holders will provide a key link between current and future business models, supporting and enhancing delivery on large scale and/or complex projects and programmes. The right person for this role will have a proven track record of business analysis, including in agile environments, with the ability to translate strategy and end-to-end business design into detailed outcomes relating to change initiatives.
At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever – and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.
We are currently recruiting for interesting and exciting positions at the Home Office. The Home Office keeps the UK secure and prosperous; protects its citizens, residents and visitors and their property; and upholds rights, liberties and the rule of law. Leading on immigration and passports, drugs policy, crime and fire policy, counterterrorism and work to ensure visible, responsive and accountable policing in the UK.
The Role of a Business Analyst (Requirements Traceability Analyst)
Your role as a Business Analyst (Requirement Traceability Manager), with demonstrable experience of supporting complex technology delivery projects; ideally with a mobile telecommunications background.
It is required that all people working within the team, perform their roles according to the overarching principles and ways of working with suppliers and customers, and in line with the collaborative behaviour’s framework.
Strong BA background and experience of requirements traceability management
Ideally have worked in Technology Projects
End to end Requirements Management for 1000’s of requirements
Mainly across Supplier/Users
Work with Stakeholders and suppliers on each step and capture and document their requirements
Be creative and in control of their work
Be flexible in their understanding of what is needed
Skilled at being able to identify risks and effectively problem solve
The RTA will report into RTA Lead
· BCS Business Analysis
· APMG Project Management
· Prince 2 Practitioner or Foundation
Typical Role Responsibilities
The post holder will report to the Requirements Traceability Lead on the Programme, will be accountable for their own work and have responsibility for the following:
Lead engagement with individual projects to undertake traceability assurance based on delivery of contracted schedule requirements
Manage assurance processes to ensure traceability integrity horizontally and vertically between all levels of requirements within requirements hierarchy
Manage approach for and undertake mapping of requirements to delivery components
Identify potential issues (e.g., gaps in requirements delivery) and escalate as appropriate
Management of Cradle database content for specific Suppliers and Projects, owning the ‘single source of the truth’ for all in-scope requirements, including change control and configuration management
Ensure Cradle database is up to date with latest supplier contractual requirements information and traceability assurance artefacts received from Suppliers and Projects
Define and execute Cradle queries for regular programme reporting and preparation of bespoke Authority reports (as and when required)
Manage requirements engagement within Quality Assurance workstream to support Operation Validation and Operational Evaluation activities in providing assurance to End Users
Participate with wider Integrated Programme Planning activity to ensure inbound and outbound Traceability dependencies are effectively managed
Provide input into Unified Deliver Assurance group, to advise on assurance process, results and issues for resolution
Please note, successful candidates will be expected to go through vetting and Security Clearance.
The role is initially remote as the Home office transitions to a hybrid working model
We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application.