Business Analyst - Intermediate (Kanata)

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 30-07-2018
Responsibilities:
Define and utilize relevant business analysis techniques and methodologies to perform solution analysis and design, this could include but is not limited to: 
  • Requirements management (requirements traceability, baselining, etc.) 
  • Enterprise analysis (benchmark studies, feasibility analysis, SWOT, etc.) 
  • Requirements elicitation (prototyping, reverse engineering, focus groups, interviews, etc.) 
  • Requirements analysis such as analyzing requirements, constructing workflow charts and diagrams, studying system capabilities, writing specifications (process modeling, organization modeling, use cases, etc.) 
  • Solution assessment and validation (support of user acceptance testing, defect and issue reporting, etc.) 
  • Development of test cases as appropriate 
  • Development of functional designs or detailed user stories 
  • Drive the definition, optimization, improvement, and approved changes to new and existing business processes and IT solutions via development of business and functional requirements 
  • Identify the current and future-state business processes 
  • Help the business stakeholders envision the future and how their work will need to change to support the future 
  • Determine operational objectives by studying critical business functions (“CBFs”), gathering information, evaluating output requirements and formats 
  • Provide continuous improvement services to improve existing business processes and inform the Business Solution Delivery leadership team of potential continuous improvement opportunities 
  • Manage process conformance and compliance as appropriate (e.g. PCI) 
  • Recommend controls by identifying problems, writing improved procedures 
  • Support change management activities 
  • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends 
  • Development of functional designs or detailed user stories 
MUST Skills/Qualifications: 
  • 5 years experience in a BA role 
  • Valid Reliability level federal government security clearance
Nice to Have Skills/Qualifications: 
  • Experience working in an agile environment and scrum tools such as JIRA and Confluence. 
  • Experience working in Data Architect Projects
  • Experience working on data flow between applications (the hired candidate will have to work on the data flow between 400 applications)
  • Data retention policy
  • Experience as a data architect  
Duration: 6 months plus extensions
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