Business Analyst

 — Mex VD
06.03. | Employee | 100%

To support our commitment to shape the future of the packaging world Bobst is looking for a Business Analyst.
As a member of Group Technology, a transversal department responsible for developing the next generation of Bobst digital products and services offering, you will contribute to shape the digitization of Bobst's offering.

Business Analyst

As a Business Analyst, your role will be to translate functional needs from the business into actionable items to be developed.
You will work with cross-functional teams and in close collaboration with Product Owners to ensure coherence with the solution and specifications to be implemented.
Main responsibilities:
  • You drive or support workshops with the product lines to identify relevant functional needs to be translated in requirements for the development teams
  • You define frameworks, tools and templates to efficiently analyze and document business needs
  • You perform in-depth analysis to support the software development teams to identify the relevant tools, standards or concept to be used
  • You prepare the specifications of the stories to be implemented by the software development team
  • You participate to the Sprint review and planning to build solutions as a team
  • You review and validate that the solutions are consistently implemented according to the specifications

Education, work experience & computing skills:
  • You have a master's degree issued from a leading university such (EPFL, ETHZ, etc.), ideally in an engineering field
  • You have a proven professional experience in digital consulting, consulting firm or in a software development company
  • You have a proven work experience with agile and DevOps practices
  • Ideally, you have experience in the packaging industry
  • You are familiar with Microsoft Azure DevOps
  • You have a good understanding of software development practices for front and back-ends
  • You have experience in Cloud "native" platform (Microsoft Azure, possibly AWS) and serverless concepts
  • Ideally, you have experience in IoT development
Language & personal attributes:
  • French or English mother tongue, the other at C1 level minimum
  • You are curious, you love to discover an understand new industries and process
  • You have a strong analytical mindset combined with a good business orientation
  • You are profoundly solution oriented; you understand high-level ambition and know-how to translate them into low-level requirements
  • You are open-minded and pro-active
  • You enjoy working in teams, from shop floor workers to software development engineers
  • You have good communications skills; you can show empathy
  • Ability to explain complex technical topics to non-specialists, with strong understanding of industry-related constraints, needs and vocabulary
  • You prepare and present comprehensive and scalable analysis to key stakeholders in the organization
  • You are comfortable with ambiguity
BOBST is one of the world's leading suppliers of equipment and services to packaging and label manufacturers in the folding carton, corrugated board and flexible materials industries. We are present in over 50 countries. With more than 125 years of success in the markets, BOBST is always at the forefront of new technology developments to best respond to its clients' needs. Our leading position is due in particular to our capacity for innovation, the quality of our products and services, our values and the quality of our highly qualified staff.

The production site of Mex, near Lausanne in Switzerland, is also the headquarters of the Bobst Group. It is the most important site, employing approx. 1500 passionate people.
It also trains each year roughly 200 apprentices. The site offers an idyllic work environment. In the countryside and close to major highways, it is also well served by public transport. It offers many amenities, such as a corporate restaurant, sports fields, a fitness and a nursery. The facilities have been recently renovated and represent a model for sustainable development.