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Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Location Ottawa, ON
Start Date November 4, 2019
Security Clearance Secret
Duration 3+ years
Date Posted October 8, 2019
Job ID 11689
Maplesoft Group is currently seeking a Business Analyst to join one of our clients located in Ottawa.
 
Our client has been faced with increasing challenges to complete corporate requirements and provision new regulatory requirements. In pursuit of the initiatives on modernizing business efficiency, enhancing data analytics capacity and enhancing regulatory transparency and openness, they will invest in various projects that are practical, measurable, and achievable. These projects will deliver clear value, along with greatest efficiency by modifying aging business systems and cutting redundant business operations. The Business Analyst will be required over a period of three (3) years during to support projects by delivering analysis service on an agile basis.
 
Tasks include but are not limited to:
• Advising Senior Management on a range of issues affecting the organization's ability to achieve the project's business objectives
• Identifying opportunities for organizational improvement
• Assisting in the prioritization and assignment of organizational improvements
• Developing and/or implementing an organizational improvement plan, business plan, policies and standards
• Making recommendations and providing advice for improvements and assisting in developing solutions, scenarios and implementing recommendations
• Preparing and presenting findings, status and other relevant matters
• Collecting and analyzing information and presenting findings on complex issues, carrying out or coordinating research as required and preparing reports
• Identifying and researching best practices
• Processing problems into solutions or new opportunities/initiatives
• Analyzing, advising on, and implementing business processes, strategies and functions
• Advising on business decisions
• Preparing and advising on contracts structure and enforcement
• Leading and managing various business systems and process improvements (for example, initiating redesign to promote increased efficiencies and reduce overall costs, implementing improvements to automation of process)
• Recognizing market factors and adapting business decisions to the context of the organization's sector and industry
• Implementing and advising on measures to mitigate risk
• Facilitating Joint Application Development (JAD) session and acting as facilitator during workshops
• Translating the business requirements into System/Functional requirements
• Analyzing and documenting the business requirements and delivering work products through the life cycle
• Assessing the organization's capacity/capability to undertake and successfully deliver t an initiative or a change
• Consulting stakeholders (individually or by means of facilitating group sessions) to identify comprehensive business requirements
• Documenting business requirements for all stakeholders
• Providing support in analyzing, evaluating and controlling risks, especially related to requirements
• Managing the implementation of an organizational improvement plan to identify, analyze, plan, track and control organizational improvements on a continuous basis
• Performing Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) Analysis when producing a business case to determine whether further investment in a project is warranted
Maplesoft Group prides itself on its distinct corporate culture and recognizes that success is a direct reflection of our most valuable asset - our people.  Therefore, attitude and ambition are key personality traits we seek out, along with skill and aptitude, in potential employees.
We thank you for your interest in Maplesoft Group and wish to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

 

Contact Recruiter:
kelly.graham@maplesoftgroup.com