South Africa

Business Analyst (SME)

Company Isometrix
Reference # BAMSME001
Published 04/03/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Fourways, Gauteng, South Africa
IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in Atlanta, Australia and Canada, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance management and reporting.

The IsoMetrix DNA encompasses the following core values and behaviours:
•Own It!
•Do the right thing
•Embrace Ideas
•Win together
•Think Beyond
Job Functions Analysis
Industries Software Development
Main purpose of job:
As part of the Projects team, the Business Analyst is responsible for engaging with our clients and the project team throughout the entire IsoMetrix software implementation process ensuring successful delivery of the solution.

Responsibilities are, but are not limited to:

Analysis and Solution Definition
•Ensure to develop a proper understanding of the Isometrix software, capabilities.
•Facilitates requirements gathering sessions with clients in order to identify business
•Develops detailed requirement documentation for client review and approval.
•Conducts requirement review meetings to validate requirements.
•Conducts design review meetings to ensure developed system meets all
•Responsible for ensuring a system build that it is in line with business requirements.
•Effectively adheres to the IsoMetrix implementation methodology and enforces
project standards.

Technical Recommendation and Testing
•Serves as subject matter expert with respect to best practice implementation
strategies in terms of system design considerations.
•Ensures optimal system functionality through design of reports, dashboards and
•Review and advise on test results.
•Supports System Integration and User Acceptance Testing.
•Understands IsoMetrix's product release and patch process, planning potential client
impact accordingly.

Training Delivery
•Develops and delivers client-specific training programs during the project
•Assists in the development of client-specific training material.

Project Execution
•Guide project team in terms of requirements, build, development and timelines and
•Consistently delivers high-quality services to our clients.
•Advises clients on project approach and articulate the impact of changes to project
timelines and resources.
•Manages client expectations within the parameters of the agreement.
•Adheres to project scope, deadlines and schedules.
•Provides client and project team support during implementation phase.
•Identifies success story candidates for announcement to client community.
•Occasional travel may be required.

Minimum qualifications / experience:
•Tertiary Qualification (Software Development and/ or Business Analysis)
•Business Analyst Certification
•Minimum 4 years’ experience with similar responsibilities in a software development environment.
•An acceptable qualification/certification or 2 years’ practical work experience in Risk, Quality, Health, Safety, Environmental Monitoring, Social Management and Compliance disciplines.
•Extensive exposure to external clients. Candidates with predominant internal exposure will not be considered.
•Knowledge of SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle) and UML (Unified Modeling Language)
•Exposure to ISO standards governing these disciplines.
•Experience in software dealing with these disciplines.
•Have a valid passport and be willing to travel.

Technical Competencies
•Prior experience with SQL, MS Office, MS Project, MS Visio.
•Comprehensive understanding of enterprise application requirements / architecture.

Skills & Work Traits

•History of demonstrated success in driving and delivering strong organizational results.
•Logical problem-solving approach, ability to clearly communicate business problems and
proposed solutions to the client.
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to present in a group
setting with a multidisciplinary team.
•Experience building internal and external relationships, and mitigating past difficult
personalities or situations.
•Self-motivated to develop and maintain skill set and product knowledge.
•Professional self-starter, able to work collaboratively with others.

Advantageous to have:
•Knowledge of Portuguese, Spanish or French will be an added benefit.
Job Closing Date 31/03/2020
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