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Company Ministry of Social Development
Location Wellington, Wellington
Listed Thu 8 Feb, 11:43 am
Type Full time, Contract/Temp
Reference WN34649 22/02
Job ID: 21191

(Fixed Term) - Wellington

9 Month - Fixed Term

Challenging, fast paced work environment
Work for an organisation that makes a difference to New Zealanders
The Ministry of Social Development has one of the largest Information Technology Groups in the country. The IT Applications group is involved in the delivery of large scale capital projects and is responsible for the maintenance and enhancement of the Ministry's IT applications.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst to join our busy Client Applications team. As an IT BA working with an Agile Standing Team, you'll be a valued team member who gets to see great ideas turned into inspired solutions. You'll get to work closely with a wide range of stakeholders, developers, testers, deployment and support people to see features delivered to customers in an Agile way. There are many opportunities to gain skills and learn about DevOps / Agile / SAFe delivery methods in this area of MSD IT. You'll be working in a great environment alongside motivated team members where we regularly receive great feedback about the quality of our work and the way we work together to achieve our goals.

We currently have two fixed-term roles available. We are looking for Intermediate BAs, but we also encourage those with slightly more senior or junior experience to apply.

To be successful in this role you will have:
  • proven experience working as an IT Business Analyst in a fast-paced environment
  • solid, well-rounded experience across the range of core analysis techniques
  • strong verbal and written communication skills
  • strong relationship and stakeholder management skills
  • the ability to self-manage and prioritise
  • a good understanding of relational databases, especially using SQL, would be useful
  • experience working in an Agile environment is preferred but not essential

Please apply online with your CV and cover letter via the "apply" button. A position description is available below.

All applications must be made online, however, if this is not possible or if you have any queries please contact

Position Description