Technical Business Analyst at Megaport

Software Engineering - Delivery, Fixed-Term, Brisbane, Queensland brisbane engineering analytics
Posted 26 days ago

About Megaport
Megaport has transformed the way IT gets connected. We're global leaders in Network as a Service (NaaS), changing the way businesses reach the cloud. We're also a leading partner to Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, NYSE, and many other leading technology companies. Megaport is a publicly traded company on the Australian Stock Exchange. We’re a lean, high-achieving team made up of over 250 members globally. While the company is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, employees are spread out across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Staff enjoy an environment that is collaborative, supportive, and fun.

Our Team Culture
Join a team of globally-positioned industry experts that lead by example. We do not compromise our values for commercial gain; we are all custodians of our culture, and the customer is at the centre of everything we do. Our employees are motivated, adaptable, persistent, hard-working, and dynamic. Our culture permeates everything we do and this, in turn with a global vision, forms a commitment to each other, our customers, and shareholders alike.

About The Role
Reporting to the Software Delivery Manager, this role will facilitate the gathering and communication of requirements between stakeholders and the engineering teams. Your main tasks will include performing detailed requirements analysis, documenting processes and communication of findings. To succeed in this role you should have a natural analytical way of thinking and be able to explain difficult concepts to non-technical users.  A large part of this role is working with stakeholders to elicit problem statements and detailed requirements and to be able to communicate this to the engineering teams. You will work closely with the QA team to document acceptance criteria.

This role is a 1 year fixed term contract, based at our Brisbane HQ!

What You'll Be Doing

  • Work with stakeholders to gather and document requirements.
  • Model business processes and workflows.
  • Translate functional and business requirements to detailed technical requirements.
  • Create and maintain a backlog of user stories for the Engineering team.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to refine and communicate requirements.
  • Prepare for and participate in agile refinement sessions.
  • Facilitate generation of a shared understanding of outcomes and impacts across a broad audience.
  • What We Are Looking For

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in business analysis or a related field.
  • The ability to work closely with stakeholders to determine acceptable solutions.
  • The ability to write clear and concise documentation.
  • The ability to clearly communicate complex processes to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Fundamental analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Familiarity with Agile development principles and demonstrable experience working in Agile teams.
  • Experience working with API, web services and experience working on web-based software projects.
  • Experience with Networking Technologies advantageous but not required.
  • What We Offer
    ·       Competitive Compensation Packages
    ·       Flexible working environments
    ·       Birthday Leave
    ·       Generous study and training program + 5 days paid study leave
    ·       Additional Leave via Purchased Annual Leave Scheme
    ·       Health and Wellness Program

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