Business Systems Analyst

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We are looking for an experienced Business Systems Analyst for a six (6) month contract opportunity scheduled to begin immediately.

You will be accountable for:

The Business Systems Consultant will use their knowledge of business objectives, processes, products, technology and quality concepts to:

  • Partner with business and technology areas to ensure the delivery of quality solutions meet the needs of the business;
  • Plan and manage the business requirement's effort required on projects to support business needs. This includes change management of business requirements and estimating the business requirement's effort;
  • Leading and managing the baseline and/or project BSA responsibilities;
  • Identifying and assisting in the re-engineering, improvement or replacement of business processes and associated technology;
  • Gather, document, examine and manage business requirements on projects by following the current company development methodology;
  • This involves managing/facilitating business requirements sessions, conducting interviews and maintaining or creating documentation;
  • Apply business requirements gathering and analysis techniques to develop quality business requirements, and facilitate the communication between the business and technology areas to address business issues;
  • Perform risk assessments and business requirements validation;
  • Ensure written requirements are clear, understandable, audience appropriate and accurately captures the key information required for a quality solution that meets business needs;
  • Partner with the technical staff to interpret the needs of the business, assist in the design of the solution, and deliver the expected result to our business partners;
  • Coordinate estimates from all team members and provide those to the business for review and approval;
  • Over time, develop an understanding of the business applications supported as well as the business direction;
  • Be proactive by researching/analyzing issues, defining opportunities for process improvements and making recommendations;
  • Take ownership of support/project issues and engage the appropriate resources to reach solution;
  • Ensure potential issues are tracked and escalated in a timely manner and offer recommendations / options for prompt resolution;
  • Contribute to the success of the team by prioritizing tasks, ensuring project deliverables are implemented within time, budget and quality parameters;
  • Prepare and execute test strategies, test plans, test situations, test cases and test reports;
  • Participate fully as a member of the team by supporting a work environment that promotes knowledge sharing, customer service, quality, innovation and teamwork;
  • May also be involved in Project Management such as managing the delivery of projects through initiation, planning, analysis, design, construction, deployment, and post-project review;

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Customer and results focused: ability to work with customers to understand and act based on their needs, assess risks, and achieve a valued result;
  • Strong analysis, organization and problem solving skills;
  • Adaptable: maintains effectiveness while managing competing demands, dealing with frequent change, delays or unexpected events;
  • Dependable: Follows instructions in a timely manner, responds to management decisions and follows through on commitments;
  • Professional: Treats others with respect, reacts well under pressure and accepts responsibility;
  • Judgment: Uses sound and accurate judgment, supports and explains reasons for decisions and makes timely decisions;
  • Proven leadership skills; ability to tactfully bring opinions, comments and thoughts forward;
  • Creates an open and trusting environment by sharing information in a timely manner;
  • Strong communication skills; ability to understand and accurately interpret the meaning, purpose and importance of verbal and non-verbal messages;
  • Ability to express ideas, thoughts and information so that it can be understood by others;
  • Writes logically and concisely ensuring meaning is clear and presented in a way that meets the user's needs;
  • Applies plain language principles, proper grammar and sentence structure;
  • Innovation; looks for new, sometimes unconventional approaches to the way things are done;
  • Enables and inspires others;
  • Strong knowledge of business analysis principals and best practices; and,
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-site environment.

Technical Skills:

  • Previous experience working in business analysis role is required;
  • Facilitation: ability to guide and keep a group on track, recognize issues that need to be dealt with, and ensure everyone is heard;
  • Guide the group through collaborative decision-making to achieve its goals;
  • Analysis: ability to break down high level business requirements into more detail by questioning and probing for clarification;
  • Consulting: Gather information by applying approaches or styles applicable to the situation;
  • Problem management: work to prevent problems or decrease impact of problems when possible;
  • Training (i.e. prepare and clearly present/explain information so it can be understood by others, ability to transfer knowledge clearly and effectively);
  • Project Management (i.e. defines project requirements, plans activities and ensures successful project implementation);
  • Software Quality Assurance (i.e. understands and applies quality/testing concepts and techniques);
  • Assets: - Experience with MS Office suite of products;
  • Good understanding of systems development methodologies;
  • Product/system knowledge;
  • Process improvement experience;
  • Technical writing; and,
  • CBAP designation communicate with our business partners in an effective and timely manner;
  • Coordinate estimates from all team members and provide those to the business for review and approval.

Don’t miss out on this excellent career opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

JOB ID# 56176

  • Posted On: July 13, 2018
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 56176
  • Location: Toronto/GTA ON