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Sr Business Analyst to plan, manage, lead and oversee the end-to-end delivery of requirements throughout the lifecycle of the project in alignment with the business and/or enterprise needs and strategies for a large financial client 46714

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Sep 16, 2022
Job End Date: Sep 15, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 123019
Location: Toronto
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Sr Business Analyst to plan, manage, lead and oversee the end-to-end delivery of requirements throughout the lifecycle of the project in alignment with the business and/or enterprise needs and strategies for a large financial client 46714 


Details


# of positions: 1
Duration: 12 months
Extension possible: yes based on needs
Conversion Possible: based on availability
Office Space/Desk Location:  Hybrid (Ideal candidate within the GTA or willing to commute, 1-2 days in office or as needed with the team)

Summary of Day-Day Responsibilities
 
  • Plan, manage, lead and oversee the end-to-end delivery of requirements throughout the lifecycle of the project in alignment with the business and/or enterprise needs and strategies.
  • Provide leadership and work collaboratively with stakeholders including business, technology and finance partners to support project benefits and changes to business processes, policies and systems across single or multiple Lines of Business (LoB).
  • CUSTOMER Recognizing the importance of our customers - anticipating and meeting their evolving needs, as well as providing the kind of Legendary Customer Service that reflects The Banks  standards and Guiding Principles.
  • Lead a diverse range of stakeholders; communicates effectively by adapting style and technique to a diverse audience 
  • Analyze impacts to customers, stakeholders, employees, process, technology solutions to achieve business results 
  • Understand and clarify work packages of each assigned initiative/project inclusive of constraints (time, cost, people resources) and maintain a customer-centric approach 
  • Provide recommendations and direction based on the end to end customer experience when making decisions  Lead and own the project deliverables related to business requirements to meet the needs of the customer, employee, and business 
  • Assess and ensure that customer and employee experience / stakeholder impacts are appropriately managed  Engage appropriate stakeholders to identify and manage required outcomes of projects for the business 
  • Provide on-going communication to key stakeholders, including the project sponsor, business project owner, project / program / portfolio manager to ensure they are aware of significant changes which impact requirements delivery against the overall project 
  • Respond to inquiries and escalate concerns from stakeholders and partners at all levels in the organization  Identify and lead problem resolution to ensure customer needs are met 
  • Contribute to the application of change management best practices (e.g. stakeholder analysis, gap analysis, change planning, etc.)  Collaborate with the project manager and business sponsor to identify and ensure required resources are assigned to the project for  successful delivery of requirements 
  • Ensure timely notification and escalation of possible issues/problems while assessing options and recommendations for prompt resolution
  • Own the delivery of high level requirements that drives successful cost estimation for the project and requirements changes due to any project change requests 
  • Forecast, define and manage the requirements effort including cost and timeline  Support the Request for Information (RFI) or Request for Proposal (RFP) with vendors if required 
  • Contribute to the development of the seed funding request by ensuring project scope and benefits are clearly articulated and risks are identified 
  • Identify risks or issues with technology solution or design which may impact realization of project benefits and provide guidance and support to stakeholders in making good decisions to pro-actively resolve or mitigate potential risks/delays to the project 
  • Ensure accuracy of the business requirements documentation to mitigate against project changes and reduce/manage cost to the project 
  • Critique and analyze requirement change requests to challenge impact to original business need as defined by project charter 
  • Solidify business needs including problem statements, business objectives and strategic alignment to ensure accurate delivery of business requirements in support of the business case 
  • Deliver detailed level requirements to support downstream estimates and delivery of business case anchored to business requirements  May contribute with business owner to define measures of success as defined in the project charter

Must Haves
  • 8 years of experience will be considered as long as the candidate is solid with strong BA experience
  • Experience with Confluence and JIRA -8 year
  • Basic knowledge of design techniques and principles involved in production of drawings and models. 
  • Good knowledge of Agile methodology
  • Experience with story Mapping and taking scope with user stories
  • Experience in the banking industry

Nice haves
  • Scrum master experience
  • Product Owner experience