IT- Business Analyst (m/w)


Job Title IT- Business Analyst (m/w)
Contract Type Permanent
Location München
Salary Highly competitive
Job Published 20 days ago
REF BH 7659
Contact Name Esra Oezacar
Contact Email eoezacar@venquis.com

Job Description

For an exclusive assignment with one of our international Insurance clients in central Munich, we are currently searching for an In-house IT Business Analyst (m/f).


Role Specification

The successful candidate will elicit, develop and drive the implementation of requirements for new IT solutions and improvements to existing IT systems. He/she will enjoy significant responsibility and work on exciting topics within a fast-growing organization, together with business representatives and other IT stakeholders, inside and outside of Germany.


Key responsibilities:

  • Elicit, understand and develop IT requirements and produce high quality requirements documentation (such as requirements specifications, user stories, use cases and acceptance criteria) and detailed technical requirements specifications (such as data models, ER diagrams, UML models).
  • Have the ability to manage end to end IT change projects
  • Be a trusted advisor for the German business unit and build strong relationships with international and third party vendors
  • Communicate regularly with project team members, the IT leadership, European Business Stakeholders, and Project Sponsors
  • Be an independent thinker and a key contributor in supporting the project manager
  • Have an understanding of Insurance business processes and be able to identify areas for IT process improvement
  • Work closely with the Development and Testing teams throughout the project lifecycle to ensure that the requirements are understood and development is aligned
  • Review test cases and test plans from the System Test team, negotiate testing scope and timelines and review test scripts
  • Drive UAT with the business users, which includes performing some parts of the UAT, provide test scenarios and train the business users, review defects raised
  • Maintain risks and issues logs and actively manage the mitigation strategies


Role Responsibilities:

  • Completed degree in a relevant technical subject
  • Analytically strong and IT-savvy
  • Excellent German and English written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working as a business analyst in an IT environment
  • Experience in soliciting and documenting requirements using a variety of styles and techniques
  • Experience working with distributed teams and relationship building with stakeholders
  • Experience of the full project life cycle and use of the appropriate controls at each step
  • Experience with Agile or iterative methodologies and terminology
  • Ability to combine “soft” influencing, persuasion and consultancy skills with “leadership” qualities that encourage business leaders to positively respond to questions and requests
  • Experience of insurance market in Germany would be an advantage
  • Exposure to 3rd party integration & EDI solutions would be a very big advantage
  • Capable of working with people at all levels within and external to the business
  • Results driven, with the energy and determination to succeed in a fast paced environment



  • Successful fast-growing organization with flat hierarchical structures
  • Strong support and plenty of opportunities for growth and (career) development
  • Exciting international environment and varied project-based work
  • Lunch and gym allowances
  • Occasional home office days also possible


For consideration please send your CV and application documents to eoezacar@venquis.com or call 089 2109 3901 for more information.


Best regards

Esra Özacar

Ref: BH 7659 | Published: 05th Jun 2018



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