Senior Business Analyst, Forensic Technology Development Team - Open to flexibility

St Albans, Hertfordshire
07 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Senior Business Analyst, Forensic Technology Development Team - Open to flexibility

Role description

This is your opportunity to join Deloitte's growing Forensic Technology Development team.

The Forensic Technology Development team harnesses technology and the latest programming techniques to solve our clients’ most complex and immediate issues. The team designs and builds innovative solutions to compliance and risk issues in the financial crime and regulatory fields and provides specialist services to large and complex data-driven projects throughout the wider firm.

You will be:

Experienced at eliciting and documenting business requirements and managing stakeholders as part of either discovery or project delivery (including Business Cases) for application development projects internally and for our clients.

Professional and business focussed with excellent process mapping, business writing and presentation skills.

Experienced in leading and mentoring Business Analysts, ideally working in a Professional Services or Consulting environment similar to Deloitte.


As a Senior Business Analyst/Team Leader (Manager/Senior Manager grade) you will:

  • Lead a team of Business Analysts from a project and career management perspective, with the gravitas and experience to grow that team and own issues where required;
  • Write high quality Business Cases, Use Cases, Requirements Catalogues and BPMN process maps in accordance with project requirements;
  • Provide analysis support to stakeholders throughout the lifecycle of a project to ensure business requirements are delivered appropriately;
  • Work closely with technical teams (Applications Development, Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure & Operations) to ensure business requirements are accurately converted into technical solutions;
  • Define project plans and task breakdowns, providing completion estimates and project timetables;
  • Share experience and knowledge in order to enhance the BA team ways of working and overall performance;
  • Mentor Business Analysts to ensure high quality analysis, documentation and effective stakeholder management; and
  • To have a broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them; have a clear understanding of the firm’s commitment to creating a more inclusive culture.


  • Deep experience of working as a team or project lead;
  • ISEB qualified (or equivalent);
  • Degree in an IT related discipline; or qualified by experience;
  • Experience and knowledge of business analysis principles, methodologies and tools across both Waterfall and Agile projects;
  • Experience of developing and maintaining strong relationships with business stakeholders;
  • The gravitas to gain credibility and trust with senior staff. Ability to understand, interpret, present and challenge technical and/or complex information to colleagues at all levels in the firm;
  • Experience with successfully managing scope in challenging environments;
  • Ability to focus on detail, transferring into accurate and quality-driven documentation;
  • Competent with Business Process Modelling Notation (BPMN) and writing use cases;
  • A team player with the ability to work collaboratively and positively with others in an open, friendly, flexible and facilitating manner;
  • Confident and comfortable to work under pressure and manage a number of tasks simultaneously; and
  • Desire to both develop individually in a lead role and to continually review and develop BA team methodology, working to ensure a positive perception of the team.


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The Financial Advisory practice at Deloitte advises clients ranging from multi-national corporates to private equity, owner managed businesses, creditors, shareholders and governments. We offer expertise in Restructuring, Advisory Corporate Finance, Raising Capital, Forensic, Real Estate Advisory and Transactions as well as a number of specialist services.

We work with our clients at the heart of major and often high profile transactions including mergers and acquisitions, disposals and Initial Public Offerings. We also provide expert advisory and due diligence services, fraud prevention and detection, and rescuing, supporting and improving underperforming businesses. Highly-regarded commercial real estate consultancy services complement our financial capabilities.

Financial Advisory is a fast-paced and challenging environment with both UK and international exposure. We value people who enjoy finding solutions to problems, are comfortable dealing with complexity, have strong business acumen, and can talk to a wide range of people with tact and diplomacy. In return, we offer a career path that’s rich in variety and allows you to gain insight into many different industry sectors.

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