Technical Business Analyst


Job Description

Super New Job Opportunity for a Business Analyst to work with a leading professional software services provider, who have a large and well established client base across Ireland and the UK.


Business Analyst

Purpose of the Role

You will work with a young, friendly and talented team of 15 onsite with 7 in development. This is an expanding organisation who pride themselves on delivering scalable, robust platforms that can be easily tailored to their clients needs. Reports the Operations Manager.


Position Profile:

Candidate Profile:

Key responsibilities
  • Contribute to the development of delivery strategy and translate these objectives into action.
  • Drive efficiency within the Solution Delivery processes
  • Collaborate with Commercial parts of the business to determine products and services to be sold, and set prices and credit terms, based on forecasts of customer demand.
  • Involved in estimation and budgetary process - breaking down tasks with developers and working with the Director on commercial aspects of projects.
  • Involved in pre-sales (SoW) and proposal writing
  • Hosted client workshops to elicit requirements and then representing customer internally with Developers.


Core Requirements
  • 4+ years work experience as a business analyst and ideally someone who has worked in a rapidly expanding organisation or start up at some point in their career.
  • We are looking for a very hard working, forward thinking and enjoy implementing new ideas and a very clear communicator.
  • Ability to provide analytical methodologies and tools such as: Process Flows (Visio), UML Logic, User Stories, Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Brought in a more Agile approach develop in iterations and I would demo back to the customer more frequently
  • PRINCE 2 qualified Project Management


Desired Experience


Personal Characteristics

  • Relentless attention to detail with the ability to work in a complex and detailed environment
  • Technical ability
  • Open and pro-active communication habits
  • Process orientated
  • Constructive and creative problem solver
  • Results focussed
  • Concerned with the customer experience
  • High financial acumen
  • Highly organised, strategic thinker
  • Cross-organisational skills
  • Trusting and respectful of colleagues and subordinates
  • Excellent communicator
  • Confident self-knowledge and awareness of own talents, strengths and challenges



Bracken Road, Sandyford Industrial Estate





Cathay Duffy, IT Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Cathal is a member of the Software & Business Technology Team, mainly specialising in hiring Business Analysts, Project Managers and Product Managers for small to medium sized Irish companies to global leaders in the technology sector. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons), from the National University of Ireland, Galway specialising in Human Resources (HR).

Specialises in: Business Analysts, Project Managers, Agile