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Business Analyst

  • Exciting opportunity to work in a high performing team delivering banking and payment solutions.
  • Have an impact and make a difference to the Australian community.
  • Feel motivated to perform at your best and achieve more in a supportive growth environment.

More change, less static 

Work on a daily basis in a scrum team alongside BAs, testers, developers and product owner to create value to the Commonwealth agencies through payments and core banking systems. Use your critical thinking, BA skills and experience to understand business requirements and communicate them to a wide range of stakeholders and your Change Delivery team to insure successful deliveries.

This is a full-time permanent position - unfortunately we do not offer day rates.

Your key objectives include:

  • Analyse business processes to seek effective business requirements and solutions that are fit for purpose and adhere to business strategies, objectives and consistencies.
  • Work with your product owner, other BA’s testers, and developers to implement change as required by stakeholders.
  • Support the prioritisation of initiatives based on business needs and requirements.
  • Perform solution, pilot evaluation and post implementation phases to ensure appropriate quality and fitness for purpose.
  • Ensure that all requirements are clearly captured and understood through effective communication, coordination and documentation.

Your team 

Banking Department provides a range of banking services to Australian Government departments and other government instrumentalities as well as a number of overseas central banks and official institutions.

As part of the team you will support and implement changes covering the scoping, requirements, estimation, triage and build processes to deliver high levels of system stability, integrity and reliability.

Your background 

To be successful in this critical role you will possess;

  • At least 5 years of experience as Business Analyst.
  • Capability to demonstrate the capacity to create and use standard BA documentations and techniques, e.g. BPM, User Stories, workshops. 
  • Experience with the Bank's government banking systems, business and operations.
  • An understanding of transactional banking, payments and settlements environments.
  • Experience with Agile and/or Waterfall frameworks.
  • Experience with ISO20022 and NPP would be an advantage.
  • IIBA Certification or equivalent demonstrated experience would be an advantage.

Be More - Why RBA?

The RBA makes an important contribution to the Australian economy through the pursuit of national economic policy objectives and associated activities in financial markets and banking. We also issue Australia's banknotes and operate infrastructure critical to the payments system, all of which contribute to the welfare of the Australian people.

Made up of specialists across a wide range of fields, our people have a critical role to play in achieving these objectives. Our people conduct themselves with a high degree of integrity, while striving for excellence in the work they perform and the outcomes they achieve. We encourage intelligent inquiry and we treat one another with respect while promoting the public interest through our efforts.

We know it is the growth and success of our people that drives the Bank forward. Come and make a bigger contribution while you build and develop your own skills too, because being more means you can do more, for yourself and for Australia.

The Reserve Bank of Australia is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and encourage applications from experienced candidates seeking workplace flexibility.




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