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Hunkemöller is looking for an Senior IT Business Analyst – to strengthen our IT team, based in our international headquarters in Hilversum, near Amsterdam. The role of the Senior IT Business Analyst will be to closely align with our business partners during their projects which seek to understand business processes, analyse the current design process and identify areas for optimisation. You’ll lead the changes needed by analysing their impact on other systems and business processes whilst capturing, analysing and translating the needs of our business partners into clear IT requirements. Communicating clearly with these stakeholders throughout these activities will be essential. In addition to working closely with our business partners, the Business Analyst will work in collaboration with Project Managers, the Solution Architect and Senior IT application owners within IT to execute the strategy set for the business.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Leading business partners through the analysis of processes, defining desired changes and recommending technical solutions to address them

  • Analyzing the impact of desired changes  (directly and tangential) and systems, to help recommend the best direction and solution

  • Preparing and defining detailed specifications, requirements, scoping documents (IT briefings) and logic flowcharts for the development and implementation of application programs and modifications

  • Validating complex requirements, including functional validation and traceability and consensus building

  • Coordinating the process of translating the functional designs into technical designs/ POC by the vendors

  • Support testing and analyzing each component/phase of the systems development life cycle including the project requirements, design and programs.

  • Leading the development and implementation – including the maintenance of documentation – across multiple applications (IT change management)

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has an IT related (Bachelor / Master) study-background

  • Gained at least 5 years' work experience as a IT Business Analyst, performing the above duties

  • Is able to think critically with strong analytical skills

  • Proven experience working with many demanding stakeholders whilst balancing competing requirements and priorities with strong influencing and collaboration skills

  • Is proactive and has a true service-oriented mind set (i.e. positive and ‘can do' attitude)

  • Has proven experience and knowledge of Waterfall, Agile methodologies

  • Has retail- work experience (plus)

  • Is fluent in English (Dutch or German language skills would be a plus), both verbal and written