BA/BSc/MA/MSc

Senior Business Analyst At EHealth Africa

(Posted on: August 19, 2017)

ehealth Africa Recruitment

eHealth Africa designs and implements data-driven solutions and technologies to improve health systems for and with local communities. eHA’s technology works in low connectivity settings, and uses data to drive decision-making by local governments and partner agencies to get optimum results.

Senior Business Analyst

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND MBA/MSc/MA
Experience: 5 years
Location: Kano

Summary:
A Senior Business Analyst is responsible for the requirements analysis and documentation, specification, development cycle and execution of a variety of GIS projects. S/he manages the sprint and release process and communicates all changes to relevant stakeholders.

Keywords: Requirements Analysis, Sprint Planning, Release Planning, Agile.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Discovers, documents, and prioritizes client needs and requirements
  • Support Information Systems Manager in developing specifications, timelines, and budget.
  • Manages prioritization in close coordination with the programs and engineering teams
  • Decides upon release date(s) and content (Release Planning)
  • Organizes and facilitates project planning, daily stand-ups, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other project-related meetings
  • Tracks tasks and milestones and reports on the project’s progress
  • Support establishment of geospatial analytics processes with the local development team
  • Understands business process management and business requirements of the customers and translates them to specific GIS requirements
  • Making sure that the recommended solution has a competitive edge.
  • Effectively communicating with internal teams and external clients to deliver functional requirements
  • Acting as an interface between stakeholders, program units, technology teams and support teams
  • Provides expertise and help in translating system requirements and business design documentation
  • Work with internal and external client to ensure quality business documentation
  • Provide end to end solution and business details

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree from college or university in Computer Science, Business Management, Engineering, Information Systems Technology or related field. A postgraduate degree is desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years hands-on business, product or project management experience with GIS services and product solutions
  • Strong understanding of Agile, SCRUM, Lean methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience to gather user requirements from a number of sources and build product requirements. Ability to identify product improvements that meet organizational and client needs.
  • Experience in an Agile (SCRUM) working environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications with a strong aptitude for succinctly presenting thoughts and ideas to senior internal and external stakeholders.
  • Organizational skills and great attention to detail.Must be able to work as a member of a team and possess good problem-solving skills
  • Must have the ability to manage conflicts and resolve problems effectively
  • Action oriented and resilient in a fast-paced environment
  • Fluent in English

Certifications and Licenses
A professional certificate Project Management (PMI/PMP) Agile certification is an added advantage

Language Ability

  • Fluent in the English Language.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should APPLY HERE

Deadline: Not specified

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