Sr. Business Consultant

Job CategoryProfessional Consulting
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline March 10, 2021
Experience RequiredN/A
Job Duration3 months
Education RequiredN/A

Our client is seeking a Sr. Business Consultant in Edmonton. This is a 3 months contract. 
Job Description
The firm is looking for a very experienced Senior Business Analyst to join an application development project team.  
The following responsibilities are required of the candidate:
Must be capable of big picture thinking to analyze beyond the immediate solution and identify all impacts and risks.
Must be able to consult business client s talking in business terms and translate that into requirements for the maintenance team.
Interacting with business clients to gather their business and technical requirements.
Experience with both waterfall and agile methodologies
Experience in processes and documenting business requirements.
Analyze requirements to provide solutions satisfactory to the client, taking into account established standards and guidelines.
Provide estimates for implementing requirements.
Translating business requirements into Functional Specifications and User Stories.
Performing functional testing of application and business functions including experience in documenting test plans and test scripts.
Ensure solution is viable and cohesive with existing applications.
Liaise with developers and testers to support implementing the design.

The resource must possess very strong English communication skills and experience working with client s at all levels
The resource must be possess a commitment to high quality
Must be a team player and possess a collaborative mindset
Must possess a flexible open minded attitude and have strong interpersonal team skills
Must be able to work in a self-sufficient manner and possess strong problem solving skills
Must have experience working with and talking to clients at the working level within an organization
Identify issues and risks, as well as quality and scope deviation
Candidate must have at least 8 years of IT experience
Candidate must possess very strong oral and written communication skills working with both clients and team members – Min 8 Years
Candidate must be able to understand business processes and articulate in business terms – Min 8 Years
Demonstrable experience communicating solution concepts to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences – Min 8 Years
Candidate must have a flexible approach towards meeting client needs – Min 8 Years
Experience in Business Analysis and Functional Design on large teams and projects – Min 8 Years
Demonstrable experience conducting and leading requirements workshops, presentations, effectively leading meetings and facilitating workgroups with diverse business interests to reach consensus – Min 5 Years
Experience with requirements gathering, documentation and traceability – Min 8 Years
Experience writing and reviewing Functional Specifications – Min 5 Years

Candidates must live in Canada and possess a valid work permit.
If you believe that you are a good fit for this position, please send your resume to Rachel Jeon at