IT Business Analyst - Farnborough Our client are experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. They draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world's most challenging problems. The organisation makes the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving with technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. Why don't you join some of the world's finest scientific and technical minds and help make tomorrow work today?As our client continues to grow into new markets around the world, there's never been a more exciting time to join. The formula for success is the appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges and motivated people who work to deliver the best possible solutions to partners. You'll have the opportunity to work on highly technical cutting edge projects, enabling customers to protect, improve and advance their vital interests. The Role You will be joining a world leading security and technology service provider who have invested billions of pounds in their services working with high profile clients on the most cutting edge projects. This role is available as the company is expanding. Many of the projects you'll work on are of national importance. Everything our client do is focused on defending sovereign capability, protecting lives and securing the vital interests of high profile customers. Their determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes our client a very exciting place to learn and develop. The role of the Business Analyst is to analyse, refine & liaise on business requirements, translating these into IT requirements which enable delivery to the business. You'll act as a liaison between the business community and the IT organisation in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs, as well as assist in business process redesign and documentation as needed for new technology. The successful candidate will support translation of high level business requirements into functional requirements for the IT organisation and manage changes to such specification. You'll be required to negotiate agreements and commitments by facilitating communication between business units and IT from initial requirements to final implementation. The Fit We're looking for a graduate with around 3 years work experience as an IT Business Analyst within a commercial environment and any exposure to a secure / regulated environment is desirable but not essential. You will be able to work independently to manage own workload to ensure project deadlines are met whilst resolving critical BAU issues with support from Senior Business Analyst's. Ideally, you will have worked across a wide range of IT projects, ideally with some technical understanding of the application development lifecycle. We're looking for the ability to analyse problems and provide clear recommendations, as well as strong stakeholder management skills with evidence of collaborating with clients inside and outside the business. Benefits 25 days starting annual leave - you can buy up to five days more holiday a yearPension - 1.5 times employer contribution (your personal contribution up to a maximum of 7%).Share Incentive Plan - Pay £10 - £150 per month into the plan and you'll receive one free share for every 3 shares purchased. Plus, you receive full tax & NI relief on this moneyIncome Protection - If you fall ill for more than 6 months you may be eligible to receive income protection benefits broadly equal to 50% of your basic salaryOn site Free Health AssessmentHealth Cash Plan - go private with your healthcare and get cash back for it. The cover is far reaching, including dental, optical or even acupuncture costs.Private Medical Insurance - Employees can insure themselves and their family at discount rates for PMI.Target Based bonus - it is dependent on how the company performs as a whole and also how your department performs.