Business Analyst

Business Analyst- Wakefield- Circa £40K

Ref: 246| Posted: 6th Jan 2020

Are you tired of working on boring projects? Want to make a real difference this year? Are you thinking its time for a change? If so, this could be the role for you.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on a new software project every 4 months or so.

Projects include bespoke Websites/Software, Apps and Cloud based software.

You’ll be part of a company that are implementing over 100 software projects and company requirements.

Interested? Read on.


The Company

A software development house that gets excited by delivering projects using cutting edge technology.

Their projects are predominately Cloud based, using AI and ML.

The owners work within the business and they take an interest in the staff and their careers.

They’re a team of 20 Devs, PM’s & BA’s based on the outskirts of Wakefield.

They're only 5 mins off the M1, so easily commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Barnsley, Halifax and Huddersfield.

The Role

The beauty of working here is that they don't have 'a product' so you won't be stuck on one project for an eternity.

Instead, you'd be working on projects on behalf of numerous companies including Airbus, The FA and the NHS directly with the technical sales teams.

These projects normally last between 4-6 months so there'll be plenty of variety for you across the year.

They adopt an Agile Scrum environment so expect daily stand ups, TDD and pair programming.


Knowledge Shares

Every other Friday they get pizzas in and teach each other about emerging tech.

They also have regular stand up knowledge share sessions.


  • 8% pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 with service)
  • They're also a Microsoft Gold Partner which means you'll exclusive access to tools, utilities and toolkit


Required Experience

  • Plenty of stakeholder management experience
  • Ideally you will have experience in a variety of different sectors
  • Good communication with the non-techy world and developers alike
  • Writing functional and tech specifications
  • Come from software dev environments

Desirable Experience

  • UML process modelling knowledge
  • Knowledge of Website development, Azure, Dynamics CRM, SharePoint
  • Experience of System and User Acceptance Testing


Next Steps

To find out more about this role and company please apply via this ad.

Alternatively, get in touch with Aoife at Hainton: 01642 271428 /