business analyst, Mississauga

randstad canada
job type
$ 64,000 - $ 87,000 per year
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job details

mississauga, ontario
job type
$ 64,000 - $ 87,000 per year
reference number
randstad canada
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job description

Our client. a leader in the retail industry, currently has a full-time opportunity for a Senior Business Systems Analyst to join their Technology department (in Mississauga, ON) as part of their new Digital eCommerce initiative

What you’ll get to do in this fast-paced role:

• Direct the identification of new and complex business processes and strategies to improve efficiency of operating divisions by becoming knowledgeable of their data and their intricacies

• Direct the development of business and system requirements through detailed analysis and by providing recommendations

• Work closely with the Application Developers to provide all system requirements translation and lead the high level design of the solution

• Participate in the leadership and influence cross-functional task forces or teams to identify and document functional requirements, workflow, information sources, and system specifications

• Hold requirements gathering sessions by identifying the right participants, preparing the appropriate material, reviewing the project scope, and identifying key assumptions

• Coordinate the development of comprehensive business cases with cost and benefit dimensions for proposed Information Technology projects that are used at management and executive levels for funding and scope decisions

• Develop and established service level agreements

• Perform market research of emerging/ available product functionality

• Create RFPs/RPIs as appropriate

• Assess scope and impact of client business needs and manages client expectations

• Perform the role of Project Manager on medium sized projects (possibility)

• Meet regularly with the user groups in all divisions to identify opportunities for enhancements

• Communicate functional developments and enhancements to user groups through various media (Web, Email, On-site training)

• Contribute to the acceptance of applications and application enhancements via a formal test process

• Seek final sign-off of the detailed system requirements from the business sponsor

• Improve business processes by defining the existing “As-Is” process and the new “To-Be” process using proper methodologies
What your resume will include and demonstrate to us:

• Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Business Experience with project management and software development disciplines

• Knowledge of emerging or available retail product functionality and solutions

• Extensive experience gathering business requirements, business process re-engineering, application testing and project management

• Experience with Digital Ecommerce / Mobile applications and Agile methodology is preferred

• Thorough understanding of the retail industry

• Ability to provide on-the-job training on requirements techniques and methodologies

• Proven experience initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, and controlling small and medium sized projects

• Strong leadership skills

• Ability to choose, recommend, create, and/ or adopt techniques, standards, and methodologies to apply to the business analysis discipline

• Proven record of determining appropriate processes for developing the detailed requirements including interviews, discussions with cross-functional team members, JAD (joint application design) sessions, and review of existing documentation and applications

• Previous Business Systems Analyst experience

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