Careers Analysts

Ignite analysts wear many hats, including product design, discovery, technical specifications, project management, scrum mastery, and more…


Ignite is seeking analysts to work on internal and external projects within our fast-paced high-growth insurance technology company.  The role is designed for candidates who lean more towards being a technical business/product analyst than a pure business analyst.


The BA works in-house in a team of other BAs, developers and testers, most often in a team of 4-6 people.


Typical duties include:

  • Liaising with clients
  • Writing up detailed technical requirements for projects
  • Hosting team stand-ups, allocating work,
  • Managing and working on multiple projects concurrently
  • Liaising with Ignite’s other BAs and management to give visibility of project timescales
  • Creating and running ad-hoc SQL queries
  • Producing release notes
  • Bringing forward innovative ideas for projects and process improvements


Required Skills

  • Commercial experience
  • A strong work ethic and a high attention to detail


Desired Skills

  • Experience in insurance or financial services
  • Degree or good quality academic qualifications
  • An IT-related qualification
  • Relevant courses include: BTEC (Edexcel) National Certificate and Diploma IT Practitioners, City & Guilds (E-Quals) IT Practitioners Certificate and Advanced Diploma and OCR (iPRO) Certificate for IT Practitioners, Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
  • Experience in JIRA or Microsoft DevOps or equivalent
  • SQL Management Studio experience
  • Experience of working in a software house


Key Skills

  • Ability to quickly acquire knowledge of insurance terminology
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work well with people
  • Strong communications skills
  • Ability to quickly establish good working relationships with clients
  • Enthusiasm for continual learning

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