Summary of the job roleIs building a career in Technology important to you? Do you have a strong personality and love solving problems? Do you want to join an organisation that is committed to developing you as a person? QA Learning Academy. Where the best business and technical talent can build careers we need for the digital age. At QA Consulting we run enablement programmes that help our customers become self-sufficient in the development and support of technologies that they invest in. We recruit, train and deploy consultants in the local geography of our customers, therefore empowering our clients to develop and maintain solutions built on their technology platforms. We have an exciting opportunity to work for QA Consulting at our HMRC site in Telford as a Technical Business Analyst & Project Manager, deployed within one of the UK’s largest Government Digital Cloud Transformation Programmes. Based in HMRC’s Head Office in Telford, the programme is central to securing the technical future of HMRC, in a project that will see over the next 2 years, 500 IT services migrated from on-premise Data Centres into AWS and Azure Cloud platforms to deliver more flexible and innovative solutions for HMRC customers. HMRC is one of the largest Government organisations. They are the UK’s tax, payments and customs authority, and have a vital purpose: they collect the money that pays for the UK’s public services and help families and individuals with targeted financial support. What we offer: A 9 week custom training programme (based in Manchester’s Media City) in state of the art domains to prepare you for your career as a Technical Business Analyst or Technical Project Manager. This training will give you the skills to deliver end to end, high impact technical and IT enabled business change projects against a backdrop of large scale organisational change. You will also gain an understanding of a broad range of technologies. Free accommodation or a monthly bursary to help you relocate to Manchester's cosmopolitan Media City during training The opportunity to gain industry recognised certifications (where applicable) including Prince2 Foundation and Business Analysis Foundation A day in the life a Cloud Solutions Analyst (within the Business Analyst or Project Management Function): · Analyse and design new business processes. Work with the business architect and other planners to assess current capabilities and identify high-level customer requirements. · Identify and define detailed product requirements and use cases. Set up and maintain Requirements. · Work with the project manager, architects, and other team members to define metrics and performance goals for the application. · Participate in transitioning the requirements and use cases to the designers, and ensure a clear and complete understanding of the requirements. · Assist in translating requirements and use cases into test conditions and expected results for product, performance, and user acceptance testing. · Participate in solution reviews, in particular reviews of the designs, prototypes and other requirements work products to ensure they fulfil the requirements. · Serve as a liaison to the business community. Participate in a user and task analysis to maintain the business community's perspective. · Serve as a resource for the change enablement team as they evaluate training and performance support needs and design the training and performance support products. · Understand that client team members often fill this role. This role includes the business process experts involved in defining the business processes and performing any business process re-engineering required before the application is designed from a technical perspective. · Commercial management of project costs and financial monitoring ability to effectively challenge external suppliers to ensure best service and value for money. · Drive delivery through the management of direct teams and multiple external suppliers. Providing effective leadership to the project team ensuring members are motivated and developing their skills and experience. Essential characteristics our consultants need A 2.1 degree and a passion to start your career in Business Analytics or Project Manager A can do attitude · Strong problem solving and analytical skills Strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills · Enthusiasm · Ambition · Ability to make an impact · Accountability · Team Player Benefits Competitive salary of £23,500 post training Contributory Pension Scheme Private Medical Insurance · A comprehensive training programme Regular social events that include business and technical talks Continued support in your personal development to reach your fullest potential as well as your career goals. Your Application Change your life by clicking on the link below and come and join our family. QA Values & Diversity We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of QA to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.