Business Analyst

BAE Systems.
27 Feb 2019
10 May 2019
Job Type
Business Analyst
Location: Gloucester

The role of a business analyst is to work closely with clients to investigate business situations, and then identify and evaluate options for improvements to systems and operations. The business analyst should apply appropriate techniques (requirements management, process improvement, functional analysis, etc) to define, manage and support implementation of effective solutions to business issues.

  • Identify business issues or areas for improvement, document and articulate these to stakeholders and then support the implementation of any resulting solutions.
  • Understand, capture, agree, manage and facilitate sign-off of business requirements through gaining a detailed understanding of the client's organisation and the context in which the consulting engagement has been initiated.
  • Conduct process re-engineering or functional modelling to support this work.
Analyse problems and solutions throughout the lifecycle of a project, managing the client, dealing with change and providing clarity for the technical team.

Business Analysis
  • Investigates operational needs and problems, and opportunities, contributing to the recommendation of improvements in automated and non-automated components of new or changed processes and organisation
  • Evaluate and reconcile information gathered from multiple sources
  • Decompose high-level information into details, abstract from low-level information to a general understanding
  • Ability to build process maps in the support of analysis work
  • Ability to support the preparation and delivery of workshops
Requirements Management
  • Defines scope and business priorities for small-scale changes and may assist in larger scale scoping exercises
  • Elicits and discovers requirements from operational management and other stakeholders
  • Specifies and documents business requirements as directed, ensuring traceability back to source
  • Analyses requirements for adherence to business objectives and for consistency, challenging positively as appropriate
  • Identifies and works with stakeholders to prioritise requirements
  • Understanding of how to interpret Use Case

  • BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer and actively promotes diversity in the workplace, believing that securing the best people involves being flexible to the needs of individuals and their respective lifestyles. To ensure the best talent is available for our customer's projects and therefore provide the greatest value for money possible, we will work with our customers and staff to identify the best working arrangements for each individual project.

Company information

We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cybercrime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.  We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes - often collecting and analysing huge volumes of data.
We employ over 4,000 people across 18 countries in the Americas, APAC, UK and EMEA
Help us secure a connected world.  Apply now and be inspired.