VICBA-1915-Business-Analyst

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client is seeking a Business Analyst with a knowledge of business process re-engineering and testing skills. 
SkillsBusiness Analysis, Change Management, BPR, Traceability Matrices 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • The Consultant should have experience delivering at least two IM/IT projects within the past eight years.
  • Three years of experience identifying, defining, modelling and documenting business needs, including documenting technical solutions;
  • Three years of experience interacting professionally with a wide variety of people in diverse roles (e.g., executives, contractors, technical experts, naive users) to develop and implement automated business processes.
  • Three years of experience managing the quality of the delivered business solution to ensure it meets quality expectations;
  • Two years of experience leading multi-discipline or single discipline teams in a business initiative to design and align new business systems with business processes;
  • Two years of experience creating and following a change management plan to move from the "as-is" to the "to-be" state;
  • Two years of experience reporting to senior managers;
  • Two years of experience having managers and senior technical and business staff assigned or contracted to the project reporting to or working collaboratively with the Consultant;
  • Two years of experience managing effective communications with project stakeholders at all levels from diverse business units;
  • Experience with multiple release cycles in application development, with specific focus on test strategies, test frameworks, test plans, and execution of test cases;
  • Experience with creating and maintaining a Traceability Matrix.
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Knowledge of business process re-engineering;
  • Knowledge in testing skills (design test plans and test strategy, writing test cases, executing test cases, preparing bug reports, verifying bugs)
  • Ability to review application specifications with business areas and technical team to determine testable requirements
  • Ability to identify discrepancies between expected and actual results, appropriately document defects, and validates fixes.
  • Knowledge of change management;
  • Considerable tact, professionalism and diplomacy as the Consultant will have interaction with stakeholders, vendors, professionals and various levels of employees in a government setting;
  • Superior written and oral communication, interpersonal, influence and negotiation skills to properly represent the ministry and its business interests;
  • Work with a team co-operatively within diverse or work groups, including the ability to understand and respond effectively to other team members with diverse views;
  • Problem solves effectively by giving shape and direction to issues, ideas, information and deliver high quality work in a timely manner. Use analysis and evaluation skills on high profile and/or complex, time-sensitive project matters. View client issues from various points of view and driving factors. Assess, weigh and manage risk. Willing to view problems as opportunities;
  • Comprehends a situation analytically by breaking it down into its components and identifying key or underlying complex issues. It implies the ability to systematically organize and compare the various aspects of a problem or situation, and determine cause-and-effect relationships ("if...then…") to resolve problems in a sound, decisive manner. Checks to ensure the validity or accuracy of all information;
 
LocationVictoria 
Work Environment1 year with possibility of 3 one-year extensions 
Hourly RateNegotiable