Agile Business Analyst

OzForex

Sydney, AU
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Business Intelligence
  • Post Date: 05/06/2021
  • Website: ofx.com
  • Company Address:

About OzForex

OFX Group Ltd is a low-cost international multicurrency payments provider via its online platform and network of global bank accounts. The company's two products are international payment services and international payment solutions. Its International payment services are monitored by geographic region and provide bank to bank currency transfers servicing businesses and consumers. International payment solutions are monitored globally and provide strategic partners with a package which includes: OFX IT platform; client service; compliance; banking relationships; and payment capabilities.

Job Description

* Are you a critical thinking Business Analyst with passion for problem solving?

 

* Do you enjoy working on innovative client and consumer facing products that make a difference

 

* Join OFX and make a difference on a Global scale!

 

OFX is continuing to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. We welcome conversations around flexible working arrangements for this role. Please indicate in the application questions what working arrangements would be your preference.

 

Hello. Nice to meet you. We’re OFX, a global provider of online, international payment services for our personal, business and partner customers. Since launching on Sydney’s Northern Beaches twenty years ago, OFX has grown to become a truly global company. We’re now trusted by customers all around the world and have grown to over 400 employees with offices in Sydney, London, San Francisco, Toronto, Auckland, Singapore and Hong Kong. We are a publicly-listed company, listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX: ‘OFX’)

 

Currently we are hiring for a critical thinking BA, passionate about problem solving and making a difference. Here at OFX, you will play an integral part in bridging the gap between Technology, Product and the Business, assessing processes and determining requirements that will allow Technology delivery teams to effectively meet business needs. 

 

The role will support dependency management and help to remove impediments that are preventing the team from accomplishing its goals. The role involves strong communication and time-management skills to facilitate meetings and workshops that ensure teams and stakeholders are aligned on the outcomes.

 

What you’ll be doing:

 

  • Identify problems within the business, including using data modelling techniques, constructing workflow diagrams, studying system capabilities, writing specifications
  • Communicate with people at all levels of the organisation to determine how technology solutions can meet business needs
  • Oversee the implementation of new technology and systems, including enhancements and be a key person to conduct UAT to ensure what has been developed is in line with business requirements
  • Run workshops and training sessions
  • Conduct gap analysis and work with technical leads/architects to identify where existing solutions do not meet the business requirements. Ensure this is clearly documented.  Model the data requirements or work with the appropriate people to ensure that the data will support the new solution
  • Prioritise user stories in conjunction with the product manager/owner or project requirements in conjunction with the project manager
  • Ongoing management of the backlog and/or requirements to ensure that it is aligned with business needs
  • Maintain consistent and constant communication with stakeholders, in alignment with the PM or PO
  • Work closely with the development team to ensure the right changes are delivered within the agreed timeframe

 

What you’ll bring:

 

To succeed in this role, you will be team orientated, resilient and results driven, be a self-starter and be able to work autonomously. You will also have:

 

Qualifications

 

  • Relevant University or Business Analysis qualification

 

Knowledge, skills, experience

 

  • Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in a Business Analysis Role
  • Ideally someone with experience in Foreign Exchange, Financial Services and / or Payment services
  • Experience working in client/consumer facing products and projects
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong problem-solving & analytical skills as well as commercial awareness
  • An interest in, and understanding of, project delivery techniques (Agile, project management etc) and computing systems
  • Being detail-oriented and capable of delivering a high level of accuracy
  • Proven ability to drive technology teams to deliver results
  • Demonstrated experience working on Scrum and/or Kanban based products
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to think on your feet and learn quickly
  • Knowledge of and significant experience working with Jira and Confluence is required
  • Collaborative style & a good sense of humour

 

What it's like working at OFX

We’re OFXers because we want to make a difference. We see challenges as opportunities and we’re not afraid to roll up our sleeves to get stuff done. We’re committed to making things easier for our clients, pushing boundaries and continuing to move with the times so that we can continue to inspire confidence every day and through every transaction.

 

We operate as one team, cross-functionally and globally to drive outcomes that deliver excellence for our customers. We're curious self-starters who love learning and sharing our knowledge with others. We embrace change and use our initiative and resilience to overcome challenges.

 

  • Bring your big ideas. Bring your knowledge! We’re here to listen. We value your insights and contribution, because pushing boundaries is a core value here.
  • Have a life. We take pride in our work/life balance; we encourage employees to work productively and efficiently. After all, one of our values is “GSD”.
  • We have some great perks! On-site barista (free coffee!), fresh fruit, and foosball table. Celebrate your Birthday with our Birthday leave!
  • Always keep learning. We offer LinkedIn learning programs, which all OFXers have access to. We offer a variety of other learning programs and host an annual Open Day to encourage cross functional and soft skill learning
  • Giving back, we encourage OFXers to give back to causes and communities that are important to them. We celebrate this with an annual volunteer day, that OFXers can use together or individually
  • We promote an environment of reward and recognition, OFXers are encouraged to celebrate their peers’ effort, technical expertise or support through a range of channels and awards
  • Our Good Vibes employee-led committees organise events to keep our employees engaged inside and outside the office. Whether it’s participating in our weekly yoga class (now also on Zoom), office happy hours, end of year celebrations. Our team wants you to feel welcome!

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