Agile Business Analyst

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Permanent Full Time
Melbourne - Docklands
Information Technology, Other

Our Organisation

We love water and love life. What we do makes a vital contribution to Melbourne’s famous lifestyle. We achieve this by supplying high quality drinking water, providing outstanding sewerage services, integrating drainage systems, building resilience to flooding and by enhancing our waterway and land for greater community use. It’s a pride we share in helping to make greater Melbourne a fantastic place to live.

Reporting to the BA Practice Lead, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference and add to our work environment, within a place where you can learn and perform to your fullest potential.

The Role

As the Agile Business Analyst you’ll be responsible for delivering Agile business, functional and system analysis services and deliverables to enable the successful delivery of continuous value IT projects together with the business.

As the use of Agile within Melbourne Water is evolving, the role will also be required to support the Agile Practice Manager in the establishment and continuous improvement of an Agile capability and potentially DevOps within IT Program Delivery and the broader Melbourne Water.

Make an Impact

Become part of a talented and passionate team dedicated to enhancing life and liveability in Melbourne and beyond. Doing truly meaningful work in a supportive and inclusive culture that encourages you to make the most of your talents.

We provide a range of employee benefits that will make your experience working at Melbourne Water both professionally and personally rewarding.


Melbourne Water is committed to flexible working. We offer a variety of flexible arrangements to suit our employees varied needs and the business, including purchased leave, varied start and finish times, working from alternative locations, part time work and 9-day fortnights. We understand that Melbourne Water and our customers benefit from enabling our employees to achieve balance in work and life.

Growth & Development

We’re a curious bunch at Melbourne Water and relish any opportunity to learn something new. We are in the business of enhancing life and liveability, which lends itself to re-imagining what’s possible and challenging the status quo. We offer a variety of learning opportunities; from formal development programs, digital learning content and lunch & learns; to visiting our sites and getting to see our initiatives and projects first hand. We believe that learning happens every day, so we support our people to continuously learn and experiment in the flow of their work, designing their own development path.


Our people are passionate, welcoming and inclusive. We welcome applications from everyone, including people with disability, mature age and young job seekers, members of the LGBTI+ community, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Melbourne Water welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Your Skills and Experience

  • Extensive experience in the IT industry, with recent experience as a hands on Agile Business Analyst.
  • Strong understanding and experience in Agile methodologies - including the definition of epics, stories, tasks and acceptance criteria
  • Certification in Business Analysis (agile certification is preferred)
  • Working knowledge of Agile tools such as JIRA & Confluence, and BI tools such as Power BI and Tableau
  • Demonstrated achievements in continuously improving Business Analysis functions, tools, processes and capabilities
  • Ability to identify and remove impediments and improve the productivity and ability of the team to deliver the sprint goal
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Proven knowledge and experience of SQL will be highly regarded

Your ability to establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders is required together with a tertiary qualification in technology, along with a certificate ion Business Analysis.

For more information, please see the attached Position Description: Download File PD - Agile Business Analyst (1).pdf

How to apply

Click on the "apply" button and complete the online application form.

Closing date: Sunday 20 June 2021 at 11:55pm AEST

Please note a Police Check / Health Assessment is required for this position.

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