Lead Digital Business Analyst

Job description

Lead Digital Business Analyst

Up to £60k DOE plus benefits


Are you a skilled Lead Digital Business Analyst from an ecommerce background with experience in Agile methodologies? Are you looking to challenge yourself and make an impact within a pioneering and innovative team here at Summit?  We are changing the future of how people buy cars.  Technology is key to this revolution and as we look to grow and scale in the Automotive industry, we require a Lead Business Analyst, to join the Platform team in our Warwick office, supporting the delivery of cutting-edge SaaS solutions.


A pivotal appointment for Summit, working with Enterprise Architect’s, Senior Tech Leads and client facing Business Analysts, the Lead Business Analyst will be a seeker of the extraordinary, delivering to our stakeholders both business value and excellent ROI. Being a member of the Business Analyst community with a desire to continuously grow and develop ways of working and methodologies. Provides solution details to stakeholders regarding agreed upon actions and their resulting outcomes.


This full-time opportunity is for a Lead Business Analyst who has the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and bring a high level of strategy and governance structure into a start-up environment, that can already boast a list of global OEMS as Automotive clients.


About You:

An experienced Senior Business Analyst who can work well within a commercial and fast paced delivery focused environment, with a background in ecommerce and/ or retail environments, with:

  • Proven experience in effectively communicating with stakeholders and management
  • Understanding and ability to manage functional as well as non-functional requirements
  • Proven experience in business and systems analysis with a sound understanding of business process modelling
  • An organised approach to work with an ability to anticipate and plan well and to keep calm in pressurised situations;
  • A proven team player, who is able to support others through an open and inclusive approach
  • Understanding of how to track business requests from idea to feature requests to epics and finally stories / tasks
  • A well-rounded Business Analyst, who is able to take ownership of tasks and has an agnostic approach
  • Has a passion to solve problems and technical challenges and push forward to break the mould
  • The Business Analyst will be working very closely with Agile/Scrum development teams so will need to have a wealth of experience of working within agile frameworks
  • Working knowledge of Software’s such as Jira and Confluence is desirable
  • Experience in the Automotive industry would be advantageous

About Us:

Summit are changemakers in Automotive ecommerce. We are deeply involved in the transformation that ecommerce is creating in automotive, bringing our 18 years of expertise in retail to an exciting market. We don’t behave like system integrators or consultancies, we are practitioners.  Manufacturers and Dealers trust us to help them on their automotive journey. We empower our clients to be best in class ecommerce and digital revolutionaries, making it more likely that people will buy from them, than anyone else. 


 If you’re interested in finding out more and becoming a changemaker we look forward to hearing from you. Applications will be actioned within 48 hours of being received.  A competitive base salary is on offer, plus opportunities for progression and benefits (Inc. pension, life assurance, profit share, health care cash plan, experience for life and 26 days hol + banks).  Successful candidates must have and be able to evidence their right to work in the UK. No speculative agency CVs please