Senior Business Analyst

Senior Business Analyst

Categorie: Business Analysis (functional and technical)
Woonplaats: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Vacaturenummer: J1219-0271
Type dienstverband: Full Time


CGI is seeking Business Analysts to join our expanding Halifax Metro team. We have exciting opportunities for Business Analysts to join our consulting services team in supporting our Public Sector clients in the Province of Nova Scotia and Utilities. The successful candidate will have a strong delivery background in the Public Sector.

In the role of Business Analyst, you would work as part of a multidisciplinary project team to plan, design, develop and implement comprehensive business and IT solutions in response to client needs. Your knowledge of methods and techniques for business analysis and demonstrated skill in their application to solve business problems are your passion. You work effectively and efficiently, whether you are working independently, or as part of a team. You are adaptable and resourceful, and tailor your approach to fit different organizational cultures.

Key Areas of Responsibility

• Work with business to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for improvements to business processes, policies and information systems.

• Understand business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommend solutions that enable the client to achieve business objectives.

• Lead the development and assessment of client requirements utilizing structured requirement development processes (gathering, analyzing, documenting and managing changes) to identify business priorities and making recommendations

• Provide proven expertise in business analysis to project teams that may be comprised of client personnel, and other business and IT professionals.

• Prepare project deliverables in accordance with best practices in business analysis and established project quality criteria.

• Prepare and present recommendations to client executives and senior managers.

Professional Qualifications and Experience

• Experience working with provincial or municipal governments

• Possess excellent interpersonal skills and well-developed written, verbal and presentation skills

• Must be goal oriented, results driven and client focused

• Experience in requirements gathering, gap analysis, business process mapping, and assessments

• Multi-stakeholder facilitation techniques and approaches

• Change management and communications

• Undergraduate degree such as Business, Engineering, or Computer Science or equivalent

Desirable Skills

• Business Analyst training and certification

• Change management training and certification

• Lean / 6 Sigma certification

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.