Agile Business Analyst

IT · Melbourne, Victoria
Department IT
Employment Type Perm Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

The Pepperstone story started in 2010. Our team describes us as a place for the creative and the driven. We’re a team who do things a little differently: we’re a global fintech that was born digital, nimble, connected, and united in our purpose to truly support every one of our customers’ quests for trading mastery. Our people are motivated to develop their careers in FinTech in a vibrant and fast-paced environment. We thrive on progress – for our traders and for ourselves. We possess a unique organisational culture, combined with a vibrant and fast-paced working environment for driven people who want to grow their career in finance and do so with one of the world's fastest-growing FX brokers. 


The Role


The Agile Business Analyst (Agile BA) is responsible for enabling high-quality business solutions in an Agile context that deliver valued business outcomes and informed decisions for Pepperstone’s key stakeholders. The Agile BA works as part of the delivery team to facilitate clear and open communication between business stakeholders, developers, and the product owner. The Agile BA is also expected to have leadership skills to step into the Scrum Master role where needed. This role provides a major contribution to enhancing Pepperstone’s solutions overall capacity to meet the information technology needs of the business. 


Your days will include:

  

  • Working as part of an Agile team to deliver high-quality business solutions for Pepperstone’s key stakeholders
  • Engage with our product managers and stakeholders to identify, develop, document, validate and endorse the requirements
  • Consult with the business and product managers to prioritise and shape the product backlog
  • Collaborate with product managers and epic owners to support the development of business cases, as required
  • Be responsible for providing multi-disciplinary teams with user stories and clarity to define the business-driven acceptance criteria and test cases
  • Consult with and advise product managers when defining product release content and timeline, with a focus on the client and/or user experience
  • Assist with the elaboration of the user stories and requirements, supporting team members with their work where required
  • Participate in and facilitate relevant Agile ceremonies and rituals: Backlog Refinement, Daily Stand-up, Iteration / Release Planning, Showcases / Sprint Review, Retrospective, and Workshops etc.

 

To be successful in this role, you must have confidence in:


  • Building relationships of trust with everyone you encounter
  • Using your analytical mindset to break down complex problems
  • Documenting project requirements and leading conversations with team members to ensure their understanding of the requirements
  • Questioning (and occasionally challenging) stakeholders on solutions to problems
  • Working with IT people, with all their geeky jokes and technical jibber-jabber


It is desirable, (but not essential!), that you have these:


  • Career experiences that demonstrate the skills required for the role
  • Confidence that you can learn new things quickly
  • Experience with Agile methods and processes
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • An education of some kind
  • A sense of humor
  • Curiosity

 

Perks & Benefits:


  • Highly competitive salary
  • Genuinely collaborative and friendly culture
  • Flexible working arrangements – we value work-life balance
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Fully stocked kitchen with lots of snacks
  • End-of-Trip Facilities: Bicycle parking and showers
  • Ongoing Personal Development & Training
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Frequent team events and celebrations


About Pepperstone


Pepperstone is an online Forex and CFD Broker providing traders across the globe with cutting-edge technology to trade the world’s markets. Our award-winning combination of outstanding customer service coupled with incredibly low-cost pricing across all FX, CFDs, and Commodities has resulted in Pepperstone being one of the world’s fastest-growing FX brokers. Our focus is to support every one of our customers’ quests for trading mastery.


Check out what our team is saying on Glassdoor


Please express your interest by applying through our Pepperstone Careers page as soon as possible! https://pepperstonecareers.com/ 


Pepperstone is an equal opportunity employer.

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  • Location
    Melbourne, Victoria
  • Department
    IT
  • Employment Type
    Perm Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level