BUSINESS ANALYST - SENIOR

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  • Category
    Information Technology - Business Analyst
  • Job type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Senior Business Analyst for a 3.5-month contract with possibility of extension with our Crown Corporation Client located in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

The Senior Business Analyst will have the following 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

 

The Senior Business Analyst must meet the following mandatory requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Client Management : Experienced in effectively interacting and communicating with business teams; can consolidate business requirements and translate them into IT deliverables
  • Business analysis: familiar with business engineering system concepts and principles as well as complex modeling techniques, able to align business unit sub-processes to enterprise business processes and able to lead functional requirement walk through and quality reviews
  • Value management : can identify the effectiveness and completeness of business and technology strategies and ensure alignment with IT and other applicable cross-organization strategies
  • Domain knowledge: deep knowledge of business context and mode of operations

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Academic : university degree in business or information systems or equivalent experience or combination thereof (required), Graduate degree in Business Administration (MBA)(Asset)
  • Certifications: Certified business analysis professional (CBAP) (Asset), BABOK (Asset), ITIL foundations (Asset), Project Management Professional (PMP), TOGAF certification (Asset)
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EXPERIENCE

  • Experience in contributing to the success of a range of small-to-medium initiatives with escalating levels of complexity and business criticality
  • Experience in a business analyst role and / or in other relevant roles within IT

 

OVERALL SKILLS - ABILITIES

  • Excellent understanding of business context and mode of operations
  • Proven ability to identify, formalize, and problem solve business needs
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
  • Mature perspective on architecture principles and frameworks
  • Understands principles of iterative development, and able to document business requirements as Agile user stories

 

If you are interested in applying to the Senior Business Analysrt position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco’ button.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12051110

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.