Business Analyst (SDLC) (Pretoria) (HLR6526)

Location: Durban

Remuneration: Market related

HLR Reference #: HLR6526

Environment:  Our dynamic, technology driven IT company has a need for a Business Analyst with solid knowledge of the entire SDLC, having themselves come from a development background


Purpose of the role:

  • Maintains a high level of knowledge about clients’ business and related application requirements
  • Defines, evaluates and presents feasible and practical business solutions
  • Use of Agile methodologies
  • Creates accurate business documents and functional specs according to agreed standards
  • Identifies functional gaps for meeting both current and future client business requirements


Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years working experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ working experience in business analytics field in a software development environment
  • Relevant degree or diploma
  • Knowledge of the SDLC
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies is essential


Skills required:

  • Basic SQL query skills
  • Good knowledge of business practices, financial management and operational processes
  • High level understanding of technical architecture
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to see the bigger picture
  • Solid verbal and written skills
  • Eye for detail

Our Client is an employment equity employer; therefore, preference for this position will be given to candidates whose appointment will enhance representivity. If you do not hear from us within 1 month of the closing date, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful. All qualifications and certificates will be verified. Our Client reserves the right not to fill the position. Candidates may be expected to undergo psychometric testing. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and to provide the evaluation results.


Consultant: Debbie Wilke