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Business Analyst

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Our client, an enterprise retail software development specialist with a focus on customer experience is seeking an individual to assume the role of a Business Analyst. The successful incumbent will be responsible for converting high level business requirements received from the Product Owner into user stories, into the smallest testable units of work.


  • When necessary, support Product Owner in conducting workshops with the client to gather high level requirements.
  • Create user stories in Jira and keep stories up to date.
  • Elaborate user stories in Discovery sprint according to BA Definition of Done and Development Definition of Ready. Conduct workshops with the client where necessary to complete elaboration process.
  • Create mock-ups and specific examples using tools such as Visio, Balsamiq, and etc where necessary to support user stories.
  • Create user acceptance requirements.
  • Work and collaborate closely with the Product Owner, QA, Architects and the developers on the team to meet sprint delivery.
  • Create documentation e.g. Catalogues, where required once the story or epic has been delivered before the sprint ends.
  • Working collaboratively as part of an Agile development team:
  • Elaborating business requirements as created and prioritised by the Product Owner.
  • Deliver according to the Definition of Done requirement.
  • Collaborating with the Development Project Manager, Product Owner, Architects, Developers and Testers as required.
  • Support the development process by assisting developers and QA’s to understand the requirements.
  • Participate in planning meetings.
  • Participate in Sprint Planning Development Cycles every 2 weeks.
  • Participate in the Daily Standup meetings.
  • Participate in, and present demos where required.


• Ideally an IT Diploma or related Degree will be an advantage but is not essential.
• Solid Business Analysis Experience.
• Minimum requirement is Matric with at least 5+ years of on the job work experience. Remuneration package will be tailored according to relevant experience.
• Experience using Agile methodologies.
• Exposure to Enterprise development will be a definite advantage.
• Must have experience in a retail environment.

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Market Related


Information Technology

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Geographic Location

Western Cape - Cape Town CBD