Business Analyst

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CONTRACT
Canada
Posted 1 month ago

We are looking for a Business Analyst! Reach out if you are interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!

 

Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Business Analyst
Term: 6-month contract
Location: Toronto – Hybrid – 2-3 days on site
Job ID number: C1167

 

Brief description of duties:

 

  • perform system analysis, design, testing and implementation of applications and ensure they comply with strategy and standards.
  • provide systems analysis and design expertise in the development and maintenance of the Ministry application systems
  • analyze user requirements, generation of prototypes for user consultation and the design, testing, documentation, implementation and maintenance of applications
  • coordinate analyses, develops, and implements solutions for complex problems
  • consult with clients on the changes/modifications, recommend and develop training plans, and monitor operational performance
  • plan application development activities, provide direction, guidance and technical support to programming staff and train junior team members

 

Technical Knowledge and Expertise

You have:

  • advanced technical knowledge of large hardware and software operations and utilities, productivity tools, client server architecture, mini-computer, PC technologies, online processing systems, web-based technologies, Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) and database management systems
  • knowledge of rules-based engines based in COTS applications like Curam
  • knowledge of front end, web-based technologies and data-mining/reporting-based COTS tools encompassing feasibility studies, requirements definition, analysis, prototyping, system design, implementation, testing and maintenance
  • knowledge of design methodologies in Internet-based and/or distributed environments
  • knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle Methodologies, familiarity with ITIL Processes for Change/Release Management, use of object oriented and/or 3GL development tools, relational and hierarchical data base technologies, use of information retrieval packages using SQL and other query languages, one or more telecommunications protocols
  • knowledge of emerging IT trends and technologies

Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills

  • you can gather information on client problems, services and business goals/objectives
  • you can evaluate requirements and review options for solution, assess cost/benefit of options, evaluate alternative conceptual systems designs and potential impact of proposed system changes on existing service delivery
  • you can recommend approaches and discuss with client

Organizational and Project Management Skills

  • you can plan, develop, manage, control projects and resolve complex technical design problems
  • you have knowledge of project management and in-depth knowledge of task estimation, scheduling and control

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • you can gather information, clarify needs and desired system changes, explain system development recommendations, explain and provide instruction on new/modified systems and technology
  • you can prepare business cases, systems documentation, user manuals and guidelines
  • you can clarify and discuss systems development options with clients

Technical Knowledge and Expertise 

  • advanced technical knowledge of large hardware and software operations and utilities, productivity tools, client server architecture, mini-computer, PC technologies, online processing systems, web-based technologies, Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) and database management systems
  • knowledge of rules-based engines based in COTS applications like Curam
  • knowledge of front end, web-based technologies and data-mining/reporting-based COTS tools encompassing feasibility studies, requirements definition, analysis, prototyping, system design, implementation, testing and maintenance
  • knowledge of design methodologies in Internet-based and/or distributed environments
  • knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle Methodologies, familiarity with ITIL Processes for Change/Release Management, use of object oriented and/or 3GL development tools, relational and hierarchical data base technologies, use of information retrieval packages using SQL and other query languages, one or more telecommunications protocols
  • knowledge of emerging IT trends and technologies

Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills 

  • you can gather information on client problems, services and business goals/objectives
  • you can evaluate requirements and review options for solution, assess cost/benefit of options, evaluate alternative conceptual systems designs and potential impact of proposed system changes on existing service delivery
  • you can recommend approaches and discuss with client

Organizational and Project Management Skills 

  • you can plan, develop, manage, control projects and resolve complex technical design problems
  • you have knowledge of project management and in-depth knowledge of task estimation, scheduling and control

Communication and Interpersonal Skills 

  • you can gather information, clarify needs and desired system changes, explain system development recommendations, explain and provide instruction on new/modified systems and technology
  • you can prepare business cases, systems documentation, user manuals and guidelines
  • you can clarify and discuss systems development options with clients

 

MUST haves:

 

  • knowledge of rules-based engines based in COTS applications like Curam
  • knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle Methodologies, familiarity with ITIL Processes for Change/Release Management, use of object oriented and/or 3GL development tools, relational and hierarchical data base technologies, use of information retrieval packages using SQL and other query languages, one or more telecommunications protocols
  • you can gather information, clarify needs and desired system changes, explain system development recommendations, explain and provide instruction on new/modified systems and technology
  • knowledge of front end, web-based technologies and data-mining/reporting-based COTS tools encompassing feasibility studies, requirements definition, analysis, prototyping, system design, implementation, testing and maintenance

 

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