Business Analyst

  • Avanade
  • London, UK
  • 20/11/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Do you enjoy defining processes which use technology to tackle business problems in ways that make a real difference to the world?

Do you enjoy delivering complex projects?

We would love to hear about your outstanding ability to think on your feet and provide realistic solutions to complex business problems, stakeholder management, requirement management and process engineering experience. You would also be a great fit if you have consulting acumen and knowledge of software development methodologies as well as domain expertise in various industries.

If this sounds like you, then Avanade’s Business & Technology Integration team wish to hear from you!

Learn more about our community:
Joining Avanade as a Business Analyst means are a part of a Business and Technology Integration Talent Community. We are a genuinely encouraging and helpful bunch and enjoy getting together for a social whenever we can. You have opportunity to connect with your fellow professionals on monthly calls and events, receive relevant training and skills, get involved with various initiatives within the Talent Community and share your experiences with like-minded people. We are always there for each other if the going gets tough, which means you will always be able to turn to someone for advice if you need to.

A typical day might look like this:

Early morning meeting/stand up with partners and the team to report on progress from yesterday.

Meeting with them to refine a product backlog before finalising requirements documentation.

Supporting the development team and answering their queries.

Our Business Analysts come from a variety of backgrounds and expertise, from relationship management, product management, regulatory practices, technical developers and many more. However, there is no "standard" day as a Business Analyst for Avanade, and you are an integral part of our teams and often the go-to expert our clients rely on. You are being supported by a global team of experts across Avanade who will help you refine your ability to ensure a project has everything it needs to succeed.

About you:
You have experience as in:

Analysis and Solution Definition

Project Execution

Business Development

We’re looking for curious minds, self-starters and high achievers who want to get stuck into a varied workload and a multitude of exciting and cutting-edge projects.

Degree certified, but beyond that someone who is seeking to always keen to learn and improve; and is above all a phenomenal teammate - able to communicate with clients professionally and harmonise with internal team members.

What we can offer:
This is a superb opportunity to join industry leaders in people development, internal pathways for development in all aspects of business analysis, project management and beyond. A dynamic environment where no two days are the same, and where you will be around some of the leaders in the market across all industry verticals. You will guide your career with us, from specialising in a specific field to a more generalised approach to delivery.

We are encouraging our employees to cross-train and develop their skills across different Microsoft technologies

We are looking for people with a real passion, dynamic approach and enthusiasm for technology!

Benefits for you:

Private Medical Cover, Income Protection Policy, Extended benefits, Bonus, 80 hours per annum studying towards Microsoft Certifications all paid for by Avanade, generous pension, car allowance, and much more.

About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 39,000 digitally connected people across 25 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at http://www.avanade.com/