Business Analyst IBM CIC Introduction:
Are you an out-of-the-box and forward-thinker?
At the IBM Client Innovation Centre, we are always looking for business analyst superstars to work on multiple exciting projects, in a friendly and energetic working environment. If this is you, and you're eager to learn, whether you have 1 or 20 years of experience, we'd love to hear from you!
Your Role and Responsibilities :
Business Analysts at IBM are subject matter experts that build the bridge between our business and our clients, immersing themselves in the market to understand problems and find innovative solutions. Be ready to navigate the complex relationships that make the business world run and find the actionable insights that result in great business decisions.
Your role will involve:
- Discussing and elaborating requirements with end-users and client stakeholders.
- Facilitating and leading workshops to expand requirements and provide solutions.
- Be involved in the full project lifecycle and have the central role of liaising with people and teams across the wider organization, as well as Product Owners, Architects, and Developers within the Integration team.
- Providing the development team with user stories that have clear descriptions and acceptance criteria, is two sprints ahead.
- Investigating client’s activities, playing a key role by testing systems and providing competitive commercial solutions.
- Enable user-centric design through continuous engagement with end-users.
- Supporting the Product Owner and the business to solve their challenges from design to implementation.
Required Professional and Technical Expertise :
- BA skills and previous BA experience are required.
- Excellent stakeholder management, leadership, and decision-making.
- Problem-solving ability and willingness to learn new skills constantly looking to reinvent ideas to make meaningful changes and improvements for our clients.
- Strong communication skills with client and internal IBM stakeholders.
- Analytical skills and attention to detail are a must. Ability to gather elaborate and manage client requirements confidently.
- Ability to work calmly under pressure and to strict deadlines.
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise :
- Proficiency in working within a complex agile Scrum and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) development environment.
About Business Unit: The Client Innovation Centre (CIC) is an innovative and exciting part of IBM. A fast-paced and dynamic business built to deliver high-value technical services to world-renowned clients. All of our employees work in a consultancy environment on a variety of exciting projects across a range of sectors. Every project has its own unique working environment - this enables our employees to build their experience, skillset, and network. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems?
Your Life @ IBM: Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.
Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, have a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society, and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.
It's time to define your career. About IBM: IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason, and science, we can improve business, society, and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.
Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.
At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.