Senior Business Analyst

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline August 26, 2019
Experience Required3 years
Job Duration3 months
Education RequiredBachelors

Our client in Telco industry is seeking a Senior Business Analyst in Verdun, Quebec. This is a 3 months contract position.
Job Description
The delivery team manages the software delivery life cycle from SRS through the various phases of analysis, design, development, testing, deploying and normalization, with a priority to deliver their release scope on time, on budget, and with uncompromised quality.
Job Duties/Accountabilities:
Our client is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Business Analyst (System) to work within the IT Delivery Team. The successful candidate will be responsible to gather and produce system requirements and provide an analysis on a variety of projects.
The Business (Systems) Analyst will be expected to:
• Work closely with clients to write Systems Requirements based on approved Business Requirements
• Effectively identify all areas of impact to systems
• Review and evaluates the vendor’s work deliverables (SDS), to ensure the System Requirements are met
• Work with vendor(s) to elaborate on alternatives to satisfy the System Requirements
• Inputs to Risk Management, Change Management, Quality Assurance, and Deployment
• Partners with PM to manage Risk management and Change Management
• Provides input to the Test Plans and Deployment Plan
• Reviews and signs off on test cases
• SFT & Normalization Support to drive a zero project defect launch
• Partner with vendors/Business to prime and resolve defects and ensure alignment
Critical Qualifications/Competencies:
• 3 years of experience in either a business analysis or technical capacity
• Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to listen, understand, and respond both appropriately and effectively
• High aptitude for understanding information systems technology
• Strong team player; ability to facilitate, negotiate and work within a multi-domain team environment
• Flexible, ability to work in an environment where “change” is prevalent
• Experience process mapping cross systems flows
• Self-motivated and responsible
• Good working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Office, MS Visio
Preferred Qualifications /Competencies:
• Bilingualism
• Telecommunications experience in either a business analysis or technical
• Experience in IT development lifecycle would be an asset.
• Knowledge of XML/XSD
• Bilingualism French and English, an asset
Working Conditions:
• Ability to efficiently work in virtual teams, handling multiple projects and aggressive timelines
• Fast paced, changing working environment, interfacing with a myriad of stakeholders
• Available to work occasional weekends and evenings to meet hard deadlines
• Full time teleworking not an option
To apply, send your updated resume to:
Candidates must be in Canada and with valid work permit for being able to apply for this role.