Our rapidly growing Public Sector team has a simple goal: to be the leading digital adviser for public bodies embracing the Digital by Default agenda.  We cross the divide that most suppliers to Government cannot bridge.  We build excellent solutions using agile methods and digital technologies which meet the Service Standard, but we also work at Board level to address the cultural, governance, commercial and capability challenges that the Public Sector faces as it embraces digital.

We have a strong and ever growing presence in the Defence, Security, and Justice (DSJ) sector.  Our relationships and the depth and breadth of our skills means that we have been asked to work with our DSJ clients at the heart of some of the biggest and most ambitious programmes undertaken in this sector.

Deloitte Digital Business & Systems Analysts have a highly collaborative and client facing role covering the full software development lifecycle from discovery of the business’ requirements through to go-live. They work closely with the client and delivery teams to ensure the solution meets the need of the end-users and the client's expectations.

If you are an experienced Business or Systems Analyst with a passion for digital, willing to travel within the UK and work with our DSJ clients, and are either already security cleared or willing to be, then this opportunity is for you!

Responsibilities

As a Business Analyst at Consultant grade in the Deloitte Digital DSJ team you will have responsibility for:

  • Shaping the digital strategy and delivery approach for our DSJ clients, applying your experience of digital solutions and techniques to help them achieve their goals
  • Activities including senior stakeholder & end-user engagement; business, technical and systems analysis; requirements capture and definition; product, service and functional design; and communications
  • Bringing your Agile experience and working with colleagues using Deloitte Digital methods and tools to design and deliver high quality digital solutions for frontline end-users
  • Working with Product Owners to create and maintain a prioritised product backlog, including the creation and sign-off of user stories
  • Working with those across the Agile delivery lifecycle including User Experience, Creative, Architecture, Development, Integration, Test, Business Change, and Project Management
  • Conducting research into new topics of interest to our clients and developing thought leadership that is relevant and valuable to them
  • Participating in business development activity such as developing and responding to opportunities, preparing materials for client presentations and pitches, and taking part in marketing activities
  • Participating in practice development activity such as developing internal training courses and organising events
  • Successful applicants at Senior Consultant grade will also have responsibility for:
  • Shaping, scoping and leading teams or workstreams within larger programmes
  • Working closely with programme leadership to monitor workstream progress, manage risks and dependencies
  • The alignment of the business analysis workstream with others in a wider programme
  • Overseeing the alignment and contribution of business analysts across multiple delivery teams
  • Managing teams of 2-5 business analysts and mentoring more junior team members
  • Providing guidance and leadership to more junior staff across the practice
  • Working with the business analysis leadership team to develop our methodologies and shape our position in the market

Requirements

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • Experience as a Business Analyst working on digital or technology transformation projects either at a leading consultancy or Government organisation
  • Experience of discovering, capturing, and documenting the needs of end-users, and taking ownership of them during the delivery lifecycle through to go-live
  • Experience of Agile delivery projects using Agile tools and methods, working as a team-player in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary environment
  • Experience and a passion for working within Central Government and preferably the DSJ sector
  • Proven capability of working successfully with senior client stakeholders and end-users, quickly building successful relationships and establishing credibility
  • A passion for digital and technology, with the drive and determination to continually learn new things and develop yourself
  • Strong written, presentation and verbal communication skills, with a high degree of attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills, with the ability to work independently as well in a highly collaborative, team-based environment
  • A good graduate degree (1st or Upper Second) from a reputable university, or a track record of experience that demonstrates capability and credibility at a comparable level
  • The right to live and work in the UK, be a British national (ideally not dual nationality), and have lived in the UK for 9 out of the last 10 years

  • Software product design, development of UI wireframes, and prototyping
  • Target operating models and business process design
  • Software development, product integration, and testing
  • The market leading packages and platforms used for digital application design, Agile software development and delivery management, data analysis, and digital content management
  • Designing and building digital solutions that meet the Digital by Default Service Standard
  • Digital delivery project roles such as User Researcher, Agile Coach, Product Owner, UX Designer, or Delivery Manager
  • The political, commercial and technology challenges faced by the Central Government and DSJ sector, and how digital technologies and delivery approaches can help solve them

Candidates should either already hold a level of security clearance or be willing to attain it. Deloitte will assist you in this process should you not already hold it, and we will discuss this with you in more detail during your application process.