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Intermediate Business Systems Analyst to write user stories for a mobile development project for a large banking client - 29160

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 2
Start Date: Mar 01, 2023
Job End Date: Oct 31, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 127040
Location: Toronto
Intermediate Business Systems Analyst to write user stories for a mobile development project for a large banking client - 29160

Location Address: Currently remote, subject to change to hybrid in the future (Downtown Toronto)
Contract Duration: ASAP to 10/31/2023 + extension
Number of Positions: 2
Schedule Hours: 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday

Business group: Canadian Digital Banking Engineering - Applications
Project: To support new projects. Will be assigned to one of two project working on mobile development.

Typical Day in Role
• As a Business Systems Analyst, you will be the bridge between multiple parties including: our business, control functions, technology partners and our engineering teams, responsible for delivering exciting products in the Digital Banking Unit.
• We are investing heavily in order to become the leader in digital banking space, and we are launching multiple initiatives to do so.
• You will help scale, enable, and drive online & mobile development excellence as our team continues to deliver innovative solutions to Scotia customers.
• Analyze and develop technical requirements based on solution documentation
• Ensure integrity of business and technical requirements in end-to-end customer journey
• Drive joint application design solutioning sessions with our architecture, development and security architecture teams that inform high-level estimates for large and medium sized incoming initiatives
• Facilitate requirements gathering and design sessions with multiple stakeholders to extract requirements, and turning them into use cases, user stories, sequence diagrams, cheat sheets, etc, whatever is suitable – to meet development and stakeholder needs
• Create, refine and maintain product backlog and associated deliverables; release backlog with forecasted delivery timelines

Must Have Skills:
• 4+ years of experience as a Business Systems Analyst in a challenging IT system solution environment.
• Experience working with mobile development and integration of various systems is a strong asset
• 2+ years’ experience with extensive story and task writing experience (JIRA preferred) and documenting experience (Confluence preferred).
• You are also an agile and lean evangelist
• Experience reading software artifacts and utilizing them in a professional setting

Nice-To-Have Skills:
- Previous experience in FinTech or Banking industries
- Microservices architecture knowledge is an asset
- Knowledge oof software architecture diagrams is an asset (Visio diagrams to create flow charts, diagrams, etc.)
- Background in Engineering or Computer Science, and pride yourself on analysis, logical thinking and problem-solving skills. This would help in end to end understanding of development processes

Degrees or certifications:
• Bachelor's degree in a related field required

Candidate Review & Selection
• Structure and Format: 1-2 rounds, pending team availability (may be merged in to one panel round)
o First round: Interview with team lead
o Second round: With the hiring manager