Business Analyst

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position Type
Application Deadline January 18, 2021
Experience Required5+ years
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredN/A

Our client in the telecom sector is looking for a “Business Analyst” to work in Montreal.
Name and description of the hiring department:
The Qualification services and Network Data warehouse delivery team, a unit of Information Technology, is a dynamic team comprised of Program owners, technical leads, scrum masters and business analysts accountable for delivering projects from the NTI, NPI and Operations work programs in support of the companies functions. This includes Service Delivery, Service Assurance, Technology and Development, Engineering, Network Planning and Provisioning and new Product/Technology Introduction. This team is responsible for the design, delivery and execution of integrated IT solutions to support the introduction of new technologies and services. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to fulfill the Business Analyst role on various delivery projects.

Job descriptions and responsibilities:

The successful candidate will function in a project-based Agile framework and Safe methodology environment under the direction of the Program owner and Scrum master, collaborating with various information technology, network, operations and product subject-matter experts to produce quality stories and documentation. They will be responsible for analyzing project documentation (BRD, Conceptual Solution, Operational Impact Document, NRD, etc) to identify, define and document the system requirements and impacts for IT delivery teams. They will develop test plans and test cases and will perform comprehensive validation and regression testing in adherence with standard IT delivery best practices.
They will build strong partnerships with sponsors, clients and vendors to validate application designs and achieve alignment and buy-in through their ability to see the business problem and help drive the correct business solution. They will provide a key interface to the IT team to communicate business requirements possessing excellent written and verbal communication skills including interviewing, business writing and as required, developing presentations that clearly and concisely explain both the requirements and solutions to technical and non-technical audiences of project managers, clients, sponsors and vendors. They will be responsible to apprise the project managers on delivery status, identify associated delivery risks, dependencies along with detailing and quantifying impacts.
The successful candidate will have:
• Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Telecommunications and/or 3-5 years experience in the Business Analyst role.
• Proven leadership, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills with an exceptional ability for time management and task prioritization and facilitation/negotiation skills.
• Familiarity with Telecommunications Sales & Ordering, Provisioning & Assurance and NP&P systems and processes.
• Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio)

Preferred Qualifications:
• Should have Verbal and written communication skills in both official languages
Working Conditions:
• Ability to work efficiently in virtual teams using conference calls and online conferencing utilities (e.g. Meeting collaboration tools)
• Tele-working is currently available, but not considered permanent

Job location (city): Montreal preferred (others considered)
Please send resumes