Business Analyst

London, England, United Kingdom 51-200 employees
Posted - Accepting applications

Business Analyst

We are looking for a Business Analyst with recent experience in the payments industry sector to support the delivery of new functionality in our core systems and across a diverse range of projects.

This is a pivotal role which sits within IT and project delivery area of Caxton, and one that will ultimately enable the Caxton to achieve business objectives through both Product and Technology initiatives.


  • Gather requirements from business teams, articulate the business value and understand the impacts of implementing new requirements
  • Challenge the business where appropriate in order to manage expectations and highlight risks/issues
  • Work closely with Product Owner and Scrum team to ensure appropriate technology changes are implemented successfully
  • Write user stories using INVEST, assist in producing robust acceptance criteria for each story and be involved in user story from inception to delivery
  • Input into sprint planning and define and manage the analysis approach and deliverables against estimates
  • Engage various teams across the business to determine implications of proposed solutions to business problems
  • Work closely with Systems Analysts and Developers to ensure appropriate technology changes are implemented successfully
  • Review testcases written by QA and assist with UAT testing
  • Be responsible for prioritisation and answering queries in POs absence


Must have:

  • Several years' experience as a business analyst in the payments industry
  • Agile (Scrum) working experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Able to produce high quality documentation for the the IT team.

Highly desirable:

  • Mobile app experience
  • Working experience with API and best practices in documenting APIs

Nice to have:

  • Microsoft Azure knowledge
  • SQL knowledge


  • Up to 25 days' annual leave plus public/bank holidays
  • £750 annual educational bursary towards professional certifications/qualifications PLUS up to 5 days' study leave
  • BUPA Health Insurance OR a Cash Plan
  • Contributory Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle-to-Work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Season travel ticket loan
  • Free daily breakfast, tea and Nespresso coffee
  • Beer & wine in the office on Friday afternoons
  • Preferential currency rates for you, friends and family
  • Preferential rates for Caxton Plus premium worldwide travel insurance
  • + access to ‘Perkbox’ with free mobile phone insurance; discounts on gym memberships, cinema tickets, Apple products, and many other retailers

Working Hours and Office Environment:

  • Office in a central location in Victoria, just off Cathedral Walk– with cafes, restaurants, and shops on our doorstep
  • Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch per day
  • Our culture is entrepreneurial, meritocratic, hardworking and fun
  • Open plan office, and an 'open door' policy with access to all directors and the CEO
  • Dress code: Smart/professional attire from Monday to Thursday, and casual on Fridays
  • Table-tennis and games room
  • Quarterly social events

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Interested? Please apply now for consideration.

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