Makes any sense? If you are post-doctoral wombut it will. So, how can this knowledge be transfered to the mortal world of developers?
One option would be to have the wombuts and developers spent long hours together so that they get some understanding about the domain. The more knowledge is missing the longer it will take. Most often, however, wombuts are so busy that they can only spare an hour here and there. There might be some short hallway chats; but often those rise more questions then they answer.
What about the blue vertical band on the requirement image from above? The green/blue area is a well understood domain but is technically challenging. Think about the really fancy programming tool mentioned before — for that strong programmers will be able to do the job. The red/blue area is when you need both; a BA and real good programmers.
Considering I lead a project in the plain red area (not red/blue) and I had to choose between a real good programmer or a BA, I would opt for the BA without hesitation.
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