IT Lead - Business Analyst

IT Lead - Business Analyst

The IT Lead - Business Analyst (Product Owner) takes ownership of the products and business needs and conveys this into IT solutions within the digital Lab of Vistra. You will gather user requirements, write user stories and prioritize the product backlog. You will collaborate with internal stakeholders and the digital team to develop, design, build and launch digital systems and product for internal users and end customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead your products to sustainable implementation
  • Observe, learn about, contact and analyse end users of the product
  • Decide what to build and what not to do out of effort versus impact ratio
  • Write user stories
  • Create, maintain and prioritize the product backlog
  • Specify acceptance criteria for each user story
  • Write acceptance tests
  • Cleary communicate the requirements to the team
  • Facilitate release planning with stakeholders
  • Lead and prepare sprint meetings
  • Track and measure product progress
  • Coach, develop and design teams with detailed guidance during the product development
  • Integrate usability studies and research into product requirements to enhance user satisfaction

Qualifications and other requirements

  • Background in engineering, technology or UX preferred
  • +/- 2 years of experience as a Product Owner/Product Manager with software products, preferably digital enterprise software
  • 6+ years of software development/IT experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with Agile methodology
  • Good understanding of Agile and Lean delivery principles to role model
  • Strong negotiation and leadership skills
  • Excellent oral, written communication, and presentation skills
  • Must be a strong collaborator, team player, and individual contributor
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrate ability to think both strategical and tactically
  • Brings a high energy and passionate outlook to the job and can influence those around her/him
  • Able to build a sense of trust and rapport that creates a comfortable and effective workplace
  • Passion for technology especially how they increase productivity


Atrium Building, 8th Floor Strawinskylaan 3127 1077 ZX Amsterdam
+31 88 560 9950
+31 88 560 9960

How to apply

If you meet the requirements please click the 'apply' button below. For specific questions, you can contact Nathalie Haans (Senior Corporate Recruiter) at phone number + 31 (0) 88 5609950.

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