153682 | Business Analyst - Manchester
up to £40,666 per annum, circa 27% pension contribution from DWP, flexible working hours and work life balance so you can work in a way that works for you
DWP. Digital with Purpose
"The scale here is huge; the ask is often complex and the context unique"
As a Business Analyst you will be a key part of an expert digital community delivering a generational change to the way DWP delivers products and services to people across the UK.
You will work across the product delivery lifecycle to bring together business needs with technical capabilities, with the goal of defining solutions that deliver value.
You're a skilled BA. and we'll give you more opportunities to grow your capability and your career working with Senior and Lead BAs in our community, through formal learning, meet-ups and more. As part of a wider community of practice -one of the biggest communities of BAs in the UK - you'll also have chance to manage and coach Associate BAs.
Everything we do here is at scale and with impact. We're the UK's largest government department, and we're taking on a massive transformation of government products, services and ways of working. The work we do is technically and structurally complex, uniquely challenging and above all driven by an extraordinary purpose - lifting people out of poverty and helping people into work.
You'll have the core BA skills needed to enable our multi-disciplinary digital teams to leverage cutting edge technology/thinking and user- centric design to optimise products and services used by 22 million people and 110,000 DWP colleagues and agents.
We work across a mixed economy of new, legacy and hybrid systems, so we'll need you to be adaptable and able to develop and deliver a hybrid approach.
What skills, knowledge and experience are we looking for?
In our application process we just need you to show us you have these skills and experience.
For your best chance to land an interview (where you can really show us what you're all about), tailor and structure your application to address the above essential criteria. Just submitting your CV/employment history won't give us the detail we need to assess your application effectively.
Details. Wages. Perks.
Your home location will be in your choice of either Manchester, Blackpool, Leeds or Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
We also all have the tech and tools we need to enable our people to work flexibly, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19.
Salary is up to £40,666. We offer a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 26 days.
We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes: