Lead Business Analyst

Ottawa (ON) Remote Only
Opportunity Number: 2073079
Aviation & AirlineBusiness Analysis
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Job Description

One of our reputable clients is looking to hire a Lead Business Analyst for a 12 month contract with high potential of extension. The Lead Business Analyst will be required to lead, scope, definition, requirements gathering and requirements management processes.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop a scoping framework to refine the scope from the existing backlog
  • Engage the necessary stakeholders to define and document the scope for the project
  • Lead the requirements gathering for RTM solutions in an Agile DevOps framework
  • Translate conceptual vision into business requirements, guiding leaders to develop the ideas
  • Document detailed requirements for applications involving web and mobile components (Android and iOS)
  • Developing process flows, wire frames etc. as needed, to capture the requirements
  • Manage and maintain the requirements end-to-end with Microsoft DevOps (Agile - Epics, Features, User Stories / Test Suites , Test Cases)
  • Facilitate requirements backlog grooming sessions with internal business stakeholders
  • Work with internal development teams, external vendors and subcontractors to shape the requirements into roadmaps and release plans using both waterfall and agile approaches as needed
  • Draft sections of RFP,RFI etc. using the requirements documentation
  • Participate in various RFx processes like evaluation criteria development, vendor evaluation, vendor selection etc.
  • Perform market scan to identify potential vendors and their relevant service/product offerings
  • Develop decision papers to support build vs buy etc.
  • Lead the business case development process
  • Propose, document and present approaches and solutions to problems
  • Provide support to assist resolution of complex challenges and issues
  • Work with internal team and vendor on sprint planning sessions
  • Ensure quality objectives are met by implementing appropriate processes and test plans
  • Develop domain and product knowledge to positively contribute to the project activities

Qualifications and Experience
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a Senior Business Analyst or Lead role
  • Minimum 6 years experience working in either Business Analysis, software development, testing or associated roles
  • Experience with Change Management, Quality Management, Project Management, and software development lifecycle
  • Experience in procurement processes like RFI, RFP etc.
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience dealing with external software providers, SaaS vendors, consultancies
  • Experience working in Aviation and/or the RPAS industry, or demonstrable experience of working in similar (high efficacy/complex) industries
  • Knowledge of methodologies and tools for Business Analysis and process definitions, and related international standards and specifications
  • Knowledge of waterfall and agile approaches
  • In-depth knowledge of development and testing strategies and methodologies, and life-cycle management
  • Knowledge of change and project management principles, techniques and problem-solving techniques and strategies and risk control management
  • Knowledge of development of business cases including development of business requirements and benefits and financial models in support of business case development
  • Knowledge in various technologies including software, hardware and operating systems, database platforms (MS SQL and / or Oracle), web and SaaS applications and reporting environments

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: College Diploma

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2073079

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