Business Analyst/ BSA – Agile Practitioner

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #2556

JOB DESCRIPTION

Location: WFH
Duration: 6 Months (opportunity or strong likelihood for an extension, or conversion to full time employee)

Our client, a leading financial institution in Downtown Toronto is looking for a Business Analyst/ BSA – Agile Practitioner to consult and coordinate with stakeholders to design and map business processes and procedures The successful candidate will lead detailed requirement phases identifying, tracking, escalating and/or resolving requirements issues.

Typical Day in role:

  • Assess, research, analyze and document sponsor/stakeholder needs
  • Recommend business solutions that satisfy sponsor/stakeholder needs
  • Prepare and consolidates requirements documentation
  • Create or assist others in the writing of user documentation, instructions and procedures
  • Support Testing by planning, development of test cases, execution of tests, and reporting of results
  • Support Post Implementation Verification by planning, development of test cases, execution of tests (if has production access)
  • Support Product Owner with documenting user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Contribute to the Implementation Plan
  • Develop training and change management plan
  • Execute on the training and change management plan
  • Work with SMEs to identify efficiencies
  • Document processes and procedures
  • Willingness to perform other duties required to meet sprint goals (training and support will be provided)

Must-Have Skills:

  • Experience with Agile and waterfall methodologies
  • 8+ years of experience as BA/BSA

Nice-To-Have Skills:

  • Experience in Building macros

Soft Skills Required:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in information gathering
  • Be flexible and team player

Education:

  • Bachelor Degree

Finance professional is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. We advocate for you and welcome anyone regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.