Senior ICT Business Analyst

Updated: about 1 month ago
Job Type: FullTime

Job Reference: 1168316
Digital & Technology Solutions (DTS)

Embark on an Exciting Tech Journey with Curtin University!

Are you passionate about technology, innovation, and driving change? Join us as we celebrate the successful completion of our digital transformation! Curtin University, a forward-thinking institution, is now leveraging major platforms like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft, and ServiceNow to deliver cutting-edge digital experiences for our students and staff.

In anticipation for the next phase of our digital roadmap, we are undertaking a strategic expansion of our Digital Platforms team. If you enjoy technology, transformation, continual innovation, and change, we extend a warm invitation for you to join our forward-thinking team. Be a driving force in our journey of evolution at Curtin University!
Your new role

Join Curtin University as a Senior ICT Business Analyst, where you'll play a pivotal role in bridging business needs with technological solutions. Be part of a forward-thinking institution where technology meets education. Your ideas will shape the future. You will be joining a team that thrives on collaboration, where your insights matter, and your voice is heard. We invest in your growth. From workshops to certifications, we’re committed to your professional development.
Leading the charge in implementing streamlined operations and enhancing software quality, you'll collaborate closely with Product Managers/Owners and delivery teams through Agile practices. You will be able to identify business needs and have the technical expertise to design, build and drive solutions. Your expertise in requirements management, data, analytics, software quality assurance, and end user support will drive ideas and add value delivery to staff and students.
As the Senior ICT Business Analyst:

  • You’re the translator between business needs and technological solutions. Your ability to understand both worlds is your superpower.
  • Collaborate closely with Product Managers/Owners and delivery teams. Embrace Agile practices to drive efficiency and innovation.
  • Dive into data, analyse trends, and uncover insights. Your data-driven decisions will propel us forward.
  • Build and nurture relationships with stakeholders. You’ll be the glue that binds us together.
  • Ensure software quality. Your eagle eyes catch bugs before they even know they exist.
 We are looking for someone with:        
  • Extensive experience in business analysis, process improvement, or project management.
  • Demonstrated collaborative and inclusive approach to problem solving with the ability to work with Product Owners to break down complex ideas into actionable tasks.
  • Strong experience and commitment to the implementation of best practice, business process improvement and client focused service management and delivery standards to deliver effective and efficient services.
  • Demonstrated experience conducting software quality assurance.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to engage and manage vendors to track the delivery of services or solutions.
  • High level organisational skills and understanding of project management and agile methodologies and frameworks.
  • Knowledge and experience with Cloud platforms, including those from AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud.
  • Recognised Agile or SAFe certification.

As this is a permanent position,

you will require current work rights in Australia that match the tenure of this role to be considered.

This position is based at our Curtin Bentley campus, candidates are expected to either be currently located in Perth, WA, or express a willingness to relocate. Please note: Relocation and sponsorship support will not be provided for this position.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Alana Peihopa, Talent Acquisition Advisor at [email protected].
About us

We are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide global solutions through quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a welcoming space where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are essential to everyday life. Situated on Whadjuk Nyungar Country, our vibrant campus includes an art gallery, gym, childcare and medical centre, and endless food options including a supermarket.
We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of diverse gender, sex and sexuality, people with disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

For more information about our university, please visit
Join us!

To apply, please provide your CV and a cover letter to allow us to assess your suitability for this role. 

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Applications close: 3:30PM AWST Tuesday 5 March 2024

What we offer

  • Global Excellence: Curtin University proudly stands among the top one percent of global universities according to the ARWU 2023 rankings.
  • Adaptable Work Environment: While our primary office is located at our Bentley Campus, we understand the importance of flexibility in today's work environment. Hybrid working arrangements are provided in accordance with business needs.
  • Salary Packaging: Enjoy the perks of a generous superannuation contribution (17%) and customisable salary packaging benefits through Paywise.
  • Competitive Leave Entitlements: Experience the added value of 17.5% Leave Loading, with the option to be paid out or taken as additional leave. Benefit from Parental Leave (26 weeks for the primary caregiver), Annual Leave (20 days), Personal Leave (14 days), Curtin University Leave (2 days), Study Leave, and Community Service Leave. Plus, access to Long Service Leave after 7 years of continuous service (65 days/13-week entitlement for full-time staff).
  • Career and Development Opportunities: In line with our 2030 Strategic Plan, Curtin is committed to providing an inspiring, rewarding, and meaningful experience for our staff -empowering them to lead, innovate and strive for excellence. We provide staff with career and development opportunities, including access to various online and in-person training and info-sessions.
  • Health and Wellness: Our on-campus Medical Centre prioritises Curtin staff and students. Join Curtin's Healthy Lifestyle Program, with up to 2 hours per week of paid time off to engage in University-approved healthy lifestyle activities. Explore Curtin’s wellbeing locations at

Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, and background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin’s satisfaction. At Curtin, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation and this position may also require you to have a current Working With Children Check.

If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please contact our careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1).

Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

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