About the role
You will have demonstrable experience and successful track record of working within discovery and digital transformation projects as a consultant, product owner or business analyst.
- an analytical thinker with the ability to quickly absorb new information and identify key issues
- adept at applying critical thinking to translate business and user requirements into practical digital solutions
- able to work independently to understand client requirements and choose a course of action appropriately
- able to communicate effectively – in person and in writing – with senior level clients and colleagues, bringing people together on projects while tackling conflicting requirements
- open to learning from others, and offering your support when needed
It is also desirable if you have:
- experience within complex digital transformation programmes for public sector or healthcare
- experience with the Scottish Government Digital First Standard
- experience or exposure to broader business consultancy techniques such as target operating model design or organisational design
What you'll do
You’ll have a wide range of responsibilities and opportunities to learn. Core responsibilities will include:
- using a variety of techniques to understand business domains and identify requirements, including running workshops and interviews
- producing written or diagrammatic artefacts to help articulate information and reduce ambiguity and communicate complex issues in a clear simple manner
- acting in a business analysis capacity on projects. This may include producing software/business requirements, product backlogs, 'as is' states and processes and desired ‘to be’ future states
- acting in a product owner role if required on projects. This may include creating product roadmaps, defining the scope of a new product, prioritising functional requirements and proactively engaging with stakeholders to understand and address challenges throughout the project
- leading or contributing to the scoping and planning of activities and statements of work
- leading or contributing to creation of consultancy project artefacts including reports, digital transformation roadmaps and operating models
- being able to understand and maximise commercial opportunities for Storm ID and develop a clear view of follow on work
You’ll collaborate closely alongside colleagues (including user research, technical and project management) and clients in multi-disciplinary teams.
Storm ID staff are working fully remotely for the moment in accordance with Scottish Government advice. You will be provided with a laptop and any other tools you need to enable you to interact with clients and colleagues. You’ll be supported by an active and engaged Storm community on Slack and Teams.
You’ll be able to meet key members of each team through an online induction programme and the wider team through virtual coffees/donuts. In more normal circumstances you’ll be working from our lovely offices in Leith, and meeting clients across Scotland and further afield.