Senior Business Analyst

Category: Business Analysis (functional and technical)
Main location: Canada, Alberta, Calgary
Position ID: J1122-2409
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI offers more than a job. We offer limitless opportunities to make a difference for the clients and communities we serve. Come join committed, skilled and passionate people just like you! We support our members’ career aspirations, offering learning initiatives and provides access to our global health and wellness program. We also offer competitive salaries and benefits such as our share purchase plan, a profit sharing program, flexible schedules that guarantee a good work-life balance!

This is a superb opportunity to become a member of CGI Calgary to provide leading information technology services to our clients. We are seeking a Senior Business Analyst who has a minimum of 10 years’ experience in an IT environment, including 5 years of application development experience.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Resolve through reading documentation and interactive sessions with clients the business needs to be satisfied by new or improved IT applications
Use business process and data modeling techniques and tools to capture and analyze requirements
Formally detail findings and present proposed solutions to clients
Provide Business Analysis support for Agile projects
Write high level functional and non-functional requirements
Develop use case views and use cases
Prepare and maintain project work according to CGI's ISO certified processes
Play a lead role in the development of business requirements documentation
Facilitate requirements workshops with clients and team members
Optimally partner with and communicate requirements to technical team members
Participate in defining and potentially executing some aspects of system testing and quality assurance
Assist in defining estimates
Mentor and provide leadership to other business analysts
Ensure Business Analysis tools, processes and techniques are current to industry standards
Participate in and occasionally lead delivery of IT projects
May be required to:
Assist in developing project plans for the related tasks of a project and proposed solution options with costs/benefits
Assist in crafting logical, physical data models and storyboards.
Lead or participate in requirements capturing workshops
Develop and implement test cases
Provide application training

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Business process analysis and modeling experience
Requirements capturing and analysis experience in large business or government settings
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with multiple priorities
Ability to perform efficiently under limited supervision
Strong collaborative, analytical, problem solving and time leadership skills
Experience working with senior management and operational staff

Nice to Have:
Microsoft Visio
Data modeling
Microsoft Project
Experience with testing; including test planning, execution, and reporting
Degree / Diploma in Computer Science, Business Administration or related equivalent
Certified Business Analyst Professional (CBAP); or Certified Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA)



  • Business Analysis
  • Agile Business Analysis
  • Data Modeling
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Visio

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.