Junior Business Analyst
If you have a creative understanding of what motivates business success and a talent for unlocking problems and modelling innovative solutions, there’s a digital revolution underway in the UK, and it needs your help. CGI are looking for a number of Junior Business Analysts to join our growing team.
From public service transformation to cutting-edge commercial projects, our work has a wide reach, helping make the everyday easier, for everyone. When you start your CGI story, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.
Alongside a competitive salary, we offer you access to our share scheme (3% + 3% matching) making you a member not just an employee. You also have the option to benefit from private medical and dental insurance, flexible retirement options, childcare vouchers and a cycle to work scheme.
As for the future? We work as one team, and are a Top 100 employer. Be a successful part of our story and we’ll support you in taking your career anywhere you want it to go.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As a Junior Business Analyst you will gain experience in business modelling and data analysis and the corresponding tools and techniques associated. You will use established techniques as directed to specify and document business processes and functional, data and non-functional requirements for simple subject areas with clearly-defined boundaries. You will also assist with discrete tasks in more complex requirements activities.
In short you will have a range of responsibilities across the following areas:
• Business process modelling
• Business Analysis
• Systems Analysis
• Data Analysis
• Requirements definition and management
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
This role is ideal for someone with only a few years previous Business analysis experience and who wants to develop their skill set further within a large global IT consultancy and systems integrator. We would expect you to already have a good understanding of Business Process Modelling. This would include modelling, understanding and streamlining business processes. You must be able to produce a business process diagram. A good understanding of swimlanes and viso is essential
It is essential that you have a keen interest in technical systems configuration. This role is perfect for someone with a desire to learn more about technical systems and someone who can learn quickly.
Its desirable that you also have a basic understanding of data modelling, and therefore understand the structure, relationships and use of information within a process. You would be expected to create data models and have a basic knowledge of one to many, one to one, many to many, and many to one relationships.
It is also desirable that you have a basic understanding of requirement engineering and Analysis with an ability to understand the system requirement needed from a business scenario.
Business Analysis Techniques for Agile would also be a desirable bit of experience to have. Ideally you will have experience of techniques and standards intended to facilitate business analysis within an agile development of systems and applications. For example, you may have developed user stories, scoping and prioritising the backlog, defining business-facing tests and ‘definition of done’.
It would also be desirable to have previous experience of document writing and therefore having experience of different methods and techniques for writing effective reports and specifications.
Desirable qualifications to have include:
• BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice.
• BCS Certificate in Requirements Engineering.
• IIBA CBAP Certification
This role will be based out of our Chelmsford offices, however it is essential that you have a flexible attitude towards travel as part of the role.
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.