Agile Business Analyst - Presented at Jan 2007

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Agile Business Analyst - Presented at Jan 2007

  1. 1. BA in Agile 冰云 @BJUG The Story of the Business Analyst and his work
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>The Role </li></ul><ul><li>The Process </li></ul><ul><li>The Responsibilities </li></ul><ul><li>The Tools </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Role <ul><li>System Analyst </li></ul><ul><li>Requirements Analyst </li></ul><ul><li>Project Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Product Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Product Designer </li></ul><ul><li>Pre-Sales </li></ul><ul><li>What is in common with those above? </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Responsibility <ul><li>Requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Management </li></ul><ul><li>How many companies have their requirements managed? </li></ul><ul><li>The main responsibility of a BA is to manage the complex true-life requirements . </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Process <ul><li>agile requirements management </li></ul><ul><li>In short: make these activities iterative and increasable </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 gathering requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2 analyzing requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3 estimating requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 prioritizing requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 verifying requirements </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The Process iteration n+1 iteration n-1 iteration n N N N-1 N+1 N-2 N+1 N-1 Prepare N+1 Help N Prepare N+2 Help N+1 Prepare N Help N-1 N-1 N N+1 BAs QAs Developers PM
  7. 7. The Role <ul><li>Business Analyst </li></ul><ul><ul><li>facilitating between groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>analysis and manage business requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>design the blueprint of the software </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Three roles: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Facilitator, Analyst, Designer </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The Responsibilities <ul><li>Facilitator </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Facilitate communication in/between business and IT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Facilitate daily meetings: stand-up, iteration planning, estimation, retrospective, iteration kick-off </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help project manager or as an iteration manager </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help QAs understanding requirements and help them writing acceptance criteria. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training and coaching new members </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. The Responsibilities <ul><li>Analyst </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Understand p roject scoping/ feasibility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify functional and non-functional requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify user stories </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Process modelling and domain modelling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify risks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Write necessary documents </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. The Responsibilities <ul><li>Designer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mock up prototype and Interaction design </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Customer research, UAT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Understand and implement usability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality a ssurance and testing </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. The Role <ul><li>Is analysis a hard work? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>it is interesting to talk with different people. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>rarely to talk with tough people. people usually are friendly. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>lucky to talk with girls who don’t usually appear in developers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>walking everyday rather than sitting in front of one even two monitors. Good for health </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. The Tools <ul><li>Story Card and Color Marker </li></ul><ul><li>White Board, Camera, Printer </li></ul><ul><li>Timer, Recorder, Notebook, Paper </li></ul><ul><li>PowerPoint, Word, Excel </li></ul><ul><li>Voice, Tone, Smile, Respect </li></ul><ul><ul><li>individuals and interaction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>over </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>process and tools </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Thanks <ul><li>AgileChina </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://groups.google.com/group/agilechina </li></ul></ul><ul><li>BJUG </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.bjug.org </li></ul></ul><ul><li>ThoughtWorks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.thoughtworks.com.cn </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Contact Me </li></ul><ul><ul><li>李默 [email_address] </li></ul></ul>

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