- Information Technology
- Shanghai - China
At Dyson we demand the highest standard of performance from the technologies we engineer. Our people expect the same from the technology that supports them. We are a community that appreciates and advocates better engineering. A community of pioneers. Our aim is to create a robust IT architecture, to manage data effectively and efficiently, and to continue to grow our world-class team. A team who is strategic and enables business acceleration, growth, and success.
About the role
The Role – BA for a Regional Business Transformation in 2021
Dyson’s global and regional IT applications teams have accountability for the design and delivery of the business applications enabling a regional business transformation. You will be part of a global team to deliver solutions across owner experience, online & offline retail channels, supply chain, finance, and compliance.
As a Senior Business Analyst, you will be responsible for leading a small team of Business Analysts in the elicitation and elaboration of requirements for our IT delivery team. You will work closely with the Project Managers/ Delivery Managers to help analyse and qualify new demand from the business. You will lead on the elicitation and refinement of requirements, gaining technical input to ensure they are ready for estimation and development.
As a Senior Business Analyst, you will use your knowledge and experience in agile delivery to coach and support our Business Analysts, ensuring that the artefacts are of high quality and delivered in an efficient manner. As well refining and elaborating your own requirements, you will assist the Business Analysts in their approach to requirements delivery, help to remove blockers and actively support them in elaborating the more complex requirements.
The Senior Business Analyst will support the Lead Business Analyst in the continual improvement of processes, artefacts and skill sets within the project. You will be part of the quality review process, helping to ensure that BA delivery standards are consistently high across the team.
Our Senior Business Analysts will have line management responsibilities, supporting our Business Analysts with their performance and helping them to develop their skill sets and supporting the development of their career in Dyson.
You will be able to demonstrate where you have led in the planning and delivery of requirements for complex projects
You will have past experience helping to shape the work of other more junior team members and improving the efficiency and quality of their outputs
You will be an excellent communicator, able to work with a wide range of senior stakeholders to ensure requirements are understood, clearly and unambiguously documented to ensure they can be developed to meet customer needs
Your written and verbal skills must ensure that you can relate confidentially and effectively to key stakeholders within the project.
You will be passionate about producing quality deliverables, always seeking to develop and improve both yourself and the team that you work with
You will be supporting the definition of requirements for improving processes and systems.
You will be supporting the creation of User stories and acceptance criteria in preparation for the deployment of information and communication systems.
You should be able to work independently or collaboratively on complex situations and tasks.
Experience in working across all stages of large scale projects and programmes
Knowledge requirements will depend on the area the BA is deployed in; i.e. a BA embedded into a finance team may require SME finance or system knowledge.
Once embedded, will typically demonstrate good Domain and/or System knowledge inside own area. Minimal Domain and/or System knowledge outside of own area.
Can cope with complex cases through deliberate analysis and planning.
Can achieve excellent results on small, less complicated work without supervision.
Working Knowledge of Ecommerce , OMS, CRM applications ( Sap CRM Sales force) would be advantageous
Working knowledge of Atlassian products, such as JIRA and Confluence
Any Business Analysis professional Qualifications, would be beneficial
We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.