Traceability is one of the lesser understood aspects of business analysis. It is indeed quite hard to maintain good traceability unless automated.
Them: What do you do?
Me: I am a Business Analyst with DevOps
Them: How does that work? Who are your stakeholders? What exactly do you do?
When most people experience a beautiful sunny day, they think to themselves, “Wow, what a great day!” But to me, a pessimist at heart, I think, “What about my garden?