AGILE BUSINESS ANALYST - 12 Months FTC (IR)
Do you enjoy working within a fast-paced challenging environment, with opportunities to grow?
We are looking for an Agile Business Analyst on a 12 Month fixed term basis who will work as part of our agile cross functional software engineering teams.
A passionate and enthusiastic forward thinker, you will work closely with Product Owners, analysts and software engineering teams (including an off shore team) to identify and analyse business requirements and support application and process changes through the delivery lifecycle.
As part of a growing community of practice you will receive coaching and mentoring from other team members and there will be numerous opportunities to expand and increase your skills within an Analyst role.
Key Skills and experience
Business and/or systems analysis experience
Full understanding of the software development lifecycle
Experience working in a cross functional development team
An understanding of agile frameworks
Experience managing and facilitating agile meetings, ceremonies, tasks and events appropriate to the BA role, including requirements workshops, impact assessments, backlog refinements and retrospectives
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desirable Skills and Experience
Demonstrable analysis skills and knowledge of design methodologies gained through formal training.
An Insurance industry qualification, demonstrating knowledge of industry business practice.
Experience with Jira or similar
CDL is one of the UK s leading InsurTech Providers, employing over 600 people at its campus in Stockport. It has a consistent track record in the high-volume retail insurance sector. CDL has spearheaded developments in the aggregator, web and telematics space, including connected home, enrichment and self-service solutions. As a result, the company s robust and innovative technologies have enabled its customers to thrive in the highly competitive UK insurance marketplace.
CDL is very much about community, innovation, excellence and collaboration. We've built a collaborative and creative culture where we employ agile techniques to deliver our pace-setting applications. We like to work in small, focused groups so you're always learning from people around you and you feel a part of the success of each project you are involved with. We pride ourselves on being part of a collaborative inspiring culture and the CDL Team are the heart of our company.
Top employer awarded by the Top Employers Institute for 6th year running
Flexible Working - Home working options available
Excellent training and development platform
Opportunities for career progression
Health and Wellbeing programme
Mental Health First Aiders
Virtual activities, lunch and learns, coffee mornings and meetups.
25 days holiday to start
Life and health assurance
On-site free parking
Open plan modern offices
Shuttle bus to and from the station
Games room and chill out zone
Social activities, regular social events through our social group Xtra, including a summer bbq, competitions, bowling, go-karting, football games, Winter party and much more!
Cycle to work scheme
Shower and dry rooms
Job Types: Full-time, Fixed term contract
Contract length: 12 months
Monday to Friday