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Senior Business Analyst (Direct Hire!)

Organization:
Career Edge Organization
Industry:
Not-for-profit
Number of Positions:
1
Application Deadline:
Jan 14, 2019
Start Date:
Jan 02, 2019
End Date:
May 14, 2019
Division:
Location:
Toronto,ON

Job Description:

**PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A FULL TIME PERMANENT POSITION**

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the facilitator between the Business and Technology teams
  • Understand the business needs and play a key role in the overall management and success of a project through the entire project lifecycle
  • Use proven methods and tools to lead the planning, eliciting, analyzing, validating and managing of business processes, requirements, high-level solution design, test case design, and implementation planning & support - in partnership with Project Managers, Business Stakeholders, and Technology interfacing groups
  • Work on projects that use Agile Scrum delivery and might also lead other technology project work based on changing project demands
  • Develop, communicate, and implement plans for defining requirements, timelines, approach, stakeholders and deliverables
  • Form a partnership with the business teams to deeply understand their business in order to enable the capture of clear, concise, and correct user stories
  • Bridge the gap between business and technology, ensuring common understanding and technology/Business alignment of both functional (for business needs) and non-functional requirements (quality attributes, scalability, interfaces, constraints, etc.)
  • Convey business requirements and design concepts with models such as gap analysis, use cases, prototypes, etc. as appropriate
  • Responsible for creating, refining, and maintaining user stories and associated deliverables – process flows, test cases, etc. – to meet development and stakeholder needs
  • Provide project management support using approved project management processes, tools, and techniques
  • Provide UAT support to business using test cases based off user stories
  • Contribute to a collaborative team environment by information sharing and team cooperation

Desired profile:

  • Innovative and Agile individuals, who are able to manage in an environment of change and ambiguity to help us take bold and strategic moves in this rapidly evolving retail environment
  • Someone who will take initiative and are capable of building, launching and managing projects/programs that drive results for our customers
  • Strong communicators, both written and verbal
  • Problem solver with the ability to analyze and prioritize to meet business objectives
  • Team players with superior influencing skills, who will build relationships easily across various stakeholder groups to move initiatives forward 

Skills required:

  • University degree in Business Administration/Commerce, Applied/Computer Science, or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of experience in a Business Systems Analyst role in an Agile project-based environment, certification an asset
  • Strong knowledge of project and software development methodologies/techniques and fluent in digital technology
  • Solid facilitation, presentation, interview, and workshop skills
  • Strong negotiation, interpersonal, and conflict-management skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and under tight deadlines
  • Ability to overcome confusion, navigate ambiguity and simplify complex situations

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