Senior Business Analyst- Mobile Device Management

Senior Business Analyst- Mobile Device Management

Location Calgary, AB
Start Date June 3, 2019
Security Clearance N/A
Duration 6+ months
Date Posted May 30, 2019
Job ID 11545

Maplesoft Group is currently seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join one of our clients located in Calgary

As a Sr. Business Analyst (Mobile Device Management), you will engage Business and IT stakeholders to plan, elicit, analyze, document and validate systems requirements that meet business needs. Working on all sizes of development projects and programs, you will leverage an analytical approach to understand the current business process, perform gap analysis, assess options, and propose the solution design. Senior Business Analysts in the group play leadership roles on all channel projects such as Loyalty, CRM, Clienteling, and many more. Our Sr. Business Analysts are customer obsessed and empowered to use a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment to craft solutions that positively impact store associates and customers.

Role responsibilities include:
- Analyze business and user needs, gather requirements, and document those as business / functional requirements.
- Work with project managers and developers to define system scope and objectives based on business needs and industry standards.
- Collaborate with Product Managers to create user stories, user experience flows, and participate in agile delivery.
- Devise or modify procedures to solve problems and recommend enhancements to business processes to support changing business requirements.
- Perform application system analysis, create use cases, prepare data/process flow diagrams and design screen / report layouts as part of the business systems solution / application design.
- Develop and / or assist the project team in developing a clearly defined and agreed upon project functional and non-functional requirements and translate business requirements to technical specifications for development.
- Assist project team in presenting an application solution context to IT and business teams, including third party vendors.
- Assist business users in developing conversion / implementation procedures and communication materials.
- Document problems and work to resolve them, reporting progress on problem resolution to management.

Qualifications/Personal Characteristics
The successful candidate will demonstrate a proven and quantifiable track record of success in delivering results within a large complex organization. They will be a change agent who is flexible, resilient, and able to thrive in a dynamic, rapid paced environment; creative with a strategic mindset along with the ability to turn concepts into action. They will embody a culture of taking smart risks and innovating to win.

Professional Qualifications
- Strong experience as Business Systems Analyst, managing use cases, business requirements documents, functional specifications documents, testing, etc. for medium-large projects with matrixed cross-functional technical teams.
- Previous Mobile application / E-Commerce / Loyalty / CRM experience.
- Strong attention to detail with hands-on data mapping & data modeling experience.
- Understanding of SDLC methodology (waterfall and agile).
- Ability to create/validate test plans, test cases, test scripts, and lead/guide SIT and UAT with various stakeholders.
- Full lifecycle implementation experience.
- Ability to facilitate design sessions effectively with cross-functional teams.
- A creative problem solver who is collaborative and operates with a sense of urgency to achieve innovative solutions by, or ahead of, delivery milestones.
- Proficient in MS Office tools including Visio, Excel, Word, and Powerpoint.
- Knowledge of online collaboration tools such as Jira and Confluence.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to operate in a fast and dynamic organization where change is constant.

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.