Technical Business Analyst

Location Durham Hybrid
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full-Time

We’re Atom…

The bank that’s leading the fintech charge!

We’re not like the rest. We’re true innovators, and we’re redefining what a bank should be. Ours is a bank for today and the future, a mobile-first bank. Forget the stuffy branches, with Atom you can bank whenever, wherever, faster, and simpler.

Could you be the next innovator to join us?

Want to join us?

As a Technical Business Analyst, you’ll be the driving force behind delivering tangible value through defining, scoping, and investigating business problems & opportunities assigned by the Value Stream Delivery Manager. You’ll translate business needs into clear technical specifications and leverage your strong business acumen and technical knowledge to ensure seamless project delivery.

Your activity will be aligned to a Value Stream with a view to ensuring thorough impact assessments are undertaken and impacted stakeholders are identified and consulted. You’ll own the change for the entirety of the Delivery lifecycle including requirements gathering, process definition and full end to end traceability through to implementation.

This role will require a level of technical understanding with the ability to understand API specifications and computational process modelling to design workflow models in Flowable for our Software Engineers to build and implement. You’ll join a hugely supportive team who constantly look to refine and innovate whilst being involved in an exciting Value Stream roadmap.

What will you be doing?

You will:

  • Identify and agree appropriate business analysis approach on a given project/change initiative with the Delivery Manager, Architects and Development team.
  • Perform capability assessment against current business system and functionality to provide a view of initiative viability.
  • Drive decision making within the requirements gathering and process definition exercises to ensure adherence to planned timelines.
  • Perform business impact analysis to provide the Delivery Manager with a high-level view on the sizing and complexity of a project/initiative, to assist with the assessment of the overall viability.
  • Investigate & critically assess business problem/opportunity against strategic planning and change priorities.
  • Liaise with architecture to validate solution design against requirements.
  • Facilitate and support prioritisation exercises to define MVP and further iterations.

What do we need from you?

  • Possess a blend of business analysis expertise and technical knowledge (Understanding of APIs, various technologies, their capabilities & limitations)
  • Be able to thrive in an agile environment with experience of SCRUM and Waterfall SDLC approaches.
  • Skilled communicator both written and verbal, be able to clearly articulate complex information to technical & non-technical audiences.
  • Be a problem solver with a knack for analysing situations and developing effective solutions.
  • Proven ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels and influence decision making.
  • Proficient with Confluence/Jira.

What’s in it for you?

  • Flexible Hybrid & Remote working
  • 4-day work week
  • Annual Share Option – performance-related
  • Incredibly generous company pension scheme (maximum of 13% of Atom input – you can put in more)
  • ‘All About Me’ fund: £200 per year to spend on personal development.
  • 22.5 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance, Health Cash Plan & Life Insurance
  • Enhanced Parental Leave
  • Electric Vehicle Scheme

PLEASE NOTE: You must have the legal right to work in the UK to apply for this role as Atom bank are unable to support Visa Applications/Sponsorship.

Atom is an equal opportunities employer. We value you as an individual and therefore disregard race, religion/belief, gender, sexual orientation, maternity/pregnancy, age, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnership and disability in any hiring decisions we make. Atom will always adhere to the Equality Act 2010.

All roles within Atom must adhere to the Conduct Rules as set out by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

As part of Atom bank’s commitment to the FCA’s Consumer Duty, Atom will, take all reasonable steps to avoid causing foreseeable harm to customers, take all reasonable steps to enable customers to pursue their financial objectives and act in good faith.

The legal bit.

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