BI Business Analyst
This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Business Intelligence Systems team working with a great mix of experience both inside Next and across the industry. BIS is transforming from a traditional SQL team to a modern hybrid cloud platform bringing together the best data, analytical and reporting tools to deliver new and enhance existing products and support our users.
About the Team
We are a growing team of 50+ developers, analysts and product managers responsible for providing the business with data solutions.
Put simply. We are the oil in the machine! We take data from everywhere and convert it, merge it, model it and present it in a usable format for consumption. We have more touch points in the organisation than any other product development team. The business relies on BIS data and BIS systems to understand how it is performing, to identify opportunities to improve and to help shape and refine proposals to realise those opportunities.
Historically an on premise MS SQL Server based tech stack we are now providing cloud based data and analytical tools using Microsoft’s Azure platform.
About the Role
Business Analysts are the link between the business and our developers. They are involved in every facet of the development cycle, from estimation, prioritisation, development, test and deployment. Working hand in hand with business Product Owners our BA’s ensure that our development teams properly understand the business requirements through detailed analysis, investigation, product awareness and relationship building.
Working hand in hand with the Product Manager and Lead Developer the Business Analyst helps guide the development team towards the successful delivery of new products / features.
We are looking for Business Analysts of varying levels of experience.
As a Business Analyst you will:
Experience of working with / around data is essential as is a strong grasp of business intelligence fundamentals.