Business Analyst

Satalyst is seeking a Business Analyst with 4+ years experience as a Business Analyst on software development projects (custom, greenfields or product developments). The successful candidate will need to demonstrate experience with contemporary requirement specification techniques of User Stories and Use Cases.

Key Performance Requirements

The position will be within one of our project teams to continue to ensure that our delivery to our clients is of the highest industry standards and will include the following:

  • Working in collaboration with our team, customer staff members and stakeholders to ensure the smooth delivery of software solutions
  • Clearly capturing and conveying requirements to ensure a common understanding across software development team members, subject matter experts and stakeholders.
  • Running workshops and demonstrate the ability to listen, understand and validate requirements
  • Exercise good judgment and pragmatic thinking
  • Complete assignments according to agreed and reasonable time frames

The role being offered is a permanent position with the Satalyst team.

Important Note

Candidates must be available to attend interviews in our Perth office. We are not undertaking Skype or phone interviews at this time.

Notice to Recruitment Agencies

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Satalyst are considered property of Satalyst and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorised Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Satalyst, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorised Satalyst recruiter and an active working relationship with the organisation. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorised Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Satalyst.

Your Profile

To excel in this role, you will have the following:

  • Minimum 4 years relevant experience as a Business Analyst
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of Agile or Iterative development methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience writing Use Cases and User Stories
  • Worked within multi-skilled software developement teams
  • Worked within Agile/Iterative/Incremental software developement projects
  • Strong understanding and application of QA practices
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and task estimating skills
  • Demonstrated understanding of development best practices (design patterns, test driven development, continuous integration)
  • Possess sound judgment with the ability to build and maintain professional and technical integrity, and credibility with multiple stakeholders
  • Provided consultative services in a professional working environment
  • Able to present to Business Stakeholders in non technical terminology
  • A strong dedication to team work
  • Action oriented with a strong drive for results

Technical Skills

  • Evaluating business needs, and contributing to the design and development of business solutions
  • Gathering and documenting business requirements
  • Conducting user workshops and facilitation sessions
  • Completing gap/needs analysis
  • Supporting teams to translate business requirements
  • Identifying and understanding client and information assets and opportunities to exploit IT assets
  • Facilitating knowledge-sharing amongst Project Teams and Subject Matter Experts
  • Building effective relationships with peers, business stakeholders and project teams
  • Being conversant with best practices, consistent with your role
  • Presenting to clients and peers

Your Responsibilities

  • The delivery of high quality software solutions
  • Develop software solutions that support the goals of our clients
  • Assist others in your team when required
  • Contribution to process improvement
  • Be able to work in teams, to innovate, inspire and lead by example

Your Opportunity

If you believe you have the right skills and more importantly the right character, attitude and spirit to thrive in the Satalyst environment, then send your cover letter and CV to

We look forward to hearing from you!