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Senior Business Analyst

Organisation/Entity:  Transport For NSW
Job Category:  Information & Communication Technology
Job Location: 

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2020

Job Ref No:  49355
Employment Type:  Fixed Term Full-Time
Salary Range:  $138670.0-$155309.0

The Division


The Customer Strategy and Technology team within Transport leads the development of long-term, multi-modal strategies, plans and policies across NSW. We implement new technologies, leverage data and insights, drive innovation and build partnerships to develop and deliver customer-centred products and technology solutions. 


The opportunity


Right now, we are undertaking a massive digital and technology transformation program that will shape the future of how our customers plan, book, and pay for transport across NSW, as well as provide feedback.

As a Senior Business Analyst, you will be working with various stakeholders across business functions to support the development of new technologies which serve our millions of customers every day.


Please note that this role is a fixed term full time contractr till 30.06.2023


This role has a degree of flexibility, where Transport encourages hybrid ways of working across home and our offices in 2022.


What you will be involved in,


You will play a pivotal role in uncovering the needs of our key customers and stakeholders to assist the business in delivering the right solutions. An expert in tailoring system delivery to meet requirements and expected outcomes, you will be the conduit between our technology partners, subject matter experts and our business and customers.


You will have demonstrable experience delivering complex solutions, specifically working on new or upgrading front end interfaces and backend systems. Any experience delivering transportation solutions would be advantageous but not necessary. You will have proven experience and strong communication skills in defining needs, opportunities and recommending solutions by facilitating a collaborative approach to maximise the value delivered to our customers and stakeholders.


The responsibilities for this Senior Business Analyst role include:


  • Lead the elicitation and capture of business requirements for new and ongoing projects and systems
  • Facilitate workshops with stakeholders of different levels seniority levels and professional backgrounds
  • Translate business requirements into technical functional and non-functional system requirements, and provide input to system, workflow and process design
  • Ensure feature specifications, use cases, user stories and acceptance criteria communicate business needs in technical terms, and ensure delivery teams remain properly appraised of expected business outcomes across the software delivery life cycle
  • Prepare verification and validation documentation and materials where necessary, and provide advice and investigate solutions related to defects raised against delivered products and solutions
  • Conduct research and analyse opportunities for business cases to guide optimal decision making for our future products and solutions in Transport’s strategic roadmap
  • Act as a central reference and information source - providing guidance and assistance in the project decision making process
  • Perform detailed gap analysis and assessment of change impacts across stakeholders and systems


About you

To be successful, you will possess the following skills, attributes and experience:

  • At least5 years’ experience in a BA role gathering functional and non-functional requirements, writing use cases and user stories, and working in technical delivery teams
  • Strong experience in theapplication of business analysis methodologies, processes and techniques across the software delivery life cycle
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and ability to work collaboratively across varying levels of staff and disciplines
  • Experience working with a wide range ofstakeholders including Product Managers, engineers and service staffto refine systems and processes, and identify change impacts associated with new solution delivery
  • Well-developed interpersonal, consultation, facilitation, and negotiation skills
  • This role is in a fast paced domain, where you must be able to prioritise workload and manage this autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated experience working with bothAgile and Waterfall methodologies

Want to know more? 


 Please click here to view a copy of the role description




Right now is an exciting time to join our team as we deliver an iconic $72.2 billion investment into future transport infrastructure and services over 40 years.

Be a part of something big. Apply today to register your interest!

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us 


Our Commitment to Diversity 


Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.


Salary and Benefits 


The salary for this position is TfNSW Grade 9 ($138,670 - $155,309) per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.


How to apply 


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and address the questions within the application.


Need help? 


For more information on how to apply for a role in the NSW Public Sector please click here 

For any enquiries, please contact Mary Norouzifar on mary.norouzifar@transport.nsw.gov.au


All Transport workers are required to have:

  • at least one dose of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine by 6 December 2021 and two doses by 7 February 2022; or
  • an approved medical contraindication.

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing this role.


Close date: 11:59pm, 01/02/2022


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