Senior Business Analyst

Are you an ambitious Business Analyst? Are you looking for great career progression opportunities in a fast-growing and customer-focused tech company?

Job Type

Full-Time, Permanent

Qualifications
BA/BS or equivalent practical experience
Location

Remote / Carrick-on-Shannon / Bedford

Required Experience

3+ years

Then this role could be for your. We are seeking an experienced Business Analyst to join our successful professional services delivery team. The role offers an exciting opportunity to work on your own initiative within a high performing team, delivering complex, multidisciplinary projects on behalf of our global clients Specific responsibilities include developing detailed business requirement documents and understanding customer requirements.

The role is customer facing and requires excellent commercial awareness and communication skills.

You need to be a team player and have a problem-solving aptitude.

Responsibilities

  • Provide business consultancy services to our customers
  • Understand and analyse the customers business needs and transform these into deliverable requirements for our software development team
  • Create user stories and process flows from defined requirements
  • Excellent presentation skills in both Client facing and internal to Cora teams
  • Excellent documentation skills to support both technical and non-technical documentation
  • Drive continuous improvement and innovation within Cora
  • Note: Travel to customer sites including global travel required

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, business or a related field
  • Proven working experience as a Business analyst in the information technology sector
  • Excellent knowledge or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Minimum of 3+ years working as a Business Analyst
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and juggle ever-changing priorities and deadlines
  • A customer-driven focus, with a history of consistently meeting and exceeding performance targets in relation to customer delivery
  • Avid seeker of business growth opportunities, process improvement and cost optimization
  • Proven ability to influence and communicate with C-suite executives
  • Experience of Project Management methodologies. Experience of working within an Agile framework would be a distinct advantage
  • Worked in a team structure delivering complex and multi-faceted programs of work

Who Are We?

Established in 1999, Cora Systems is a software company that specialises in web-based solutions and consultancy services around portfolio, programme and project management. We transform our customers’ business by giving them greater control, insight and governance in relation to their business operations through the use of technology and expert consultancy. Our customers range from government agencies to large-scale global organisations, in life sciences, healthcare, technology, engineering & construction sectors. We operate in over 70 countries across the globe with thousands of users relying on our systems daily. We have offices in Virginia (US) and London (UK) and are headquartered in Carrick on Shannon, Ireland.

Our Values

Cora is 100% dedicated to client implementation success. We adopt a consultative approach to solving our customers’ pain points, ensuring we fully understand their requirements. Cora has deep industry experience and draws on two decades of R&D and implementation experience for our installations. We have industry experts for each vertical market we serve. Senior project managers run our implementations, which are delivered with Cora-certified education and training. Crucially, we can rapidly deploy “out-of-the-box”, best-practice project and portfolio management solutions so clients get faster ROI.

The Cora Culture

Cora culture is centred around our people, our clients and innovation. We have a dynamic and driven team who have a passion for client success. Our behaviours are what helps us to deliver the highest quality products and services and sets a standard for how we interact with our clients, colleagues and other stakeholders.

Cora Systems has the feel and drive of a start up as we have a fun and hardworking culture plus a diverse workforce. We have been in business for 20 years and have a very strong and loyal customer base. Wanting to increase our footprint in the market, we are going through an intense growth phase at the moment which leads to this fantastic opportunity for anyone that wants to join a vibrant team and help create award winning software.

To see what life at Cora is like visit corasystems.com/careers, which includes “Day in the Life” Videos and blog posts.

Benefits

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, as we believe that salaries should not be lower just because our company is located outside of the country’s capital city. We have added benefits such as flexible working, life insurance and pension. We encourage team events, run wellness initiatives and are committed to our local community and local charities. Opportunities to travel are available for those interested in seeing more of the world while also working to deliver for our clients.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and a few words about why this role interests you to careers@corasystems.com.

If you have any questions about the role, feel free to contact us at the email address above, or on our social channels.

Note: Cora Systems do not require the assistance of third party recruitment agencies at this time.