Business System Analyst – Agile

Business System Analyst – Agile

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind The Need:

• Business group: Canadian Digital Banking Engineering – Applications. Applications group maintains web and mobile applications for small retail banking customers and are working on upgrading compliance items for one of the banks Retail Mobile applications.
• Working on a mobile application.
• Reason for request: Working on critical Project

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a mobile application. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a truly agile environment while utilizing a mobile first approach.
• The project will also give the contractor an opportunity to gain visibility to the bank, with a high chance of extension.

Typical Day In Role:

• 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
• Lead enterprise process engineering development across infrastructure, Security, DevOps and cryptography teams
• Create, refine and maintain product backlog and associated deliverables; release backlog with forecasted delivery timelines
• Bridge the gap between business and IT, ensuring common understanding and IT/Business alignment of both functional (for business needs) and non-functional requirements (such as reporting, performance, interfaces, and constraints.)
• Help improve and drive our engineering practices by providing valuable inputs and suggestions as to what works well and what can be done better
• Contribute to a collaborative team environment by information sharing and team cooperation
• Demonstrate strong personal values and a commitment to our mission and customers

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 4 + years’ BSA experience working on challenging IT System projects
• 4 + years’ Agile and lean project experience – strong understanding of Agile methodology and process
• Strong technical acumen required – understanding of Mobile and Web Applications and understanding of how queries are written
• Good communication and teamwork skills to work with multiple groups across the bank, gathering requirements

Nice-To-Have Skills:

• Bank or FI experience is an asset
• Understanding of digital analytics and project management is an asset

Best Vs. Average:

• Someone who has a high level of accountability for their work and has a good attitude (takes ownership of their work) would be the ideal candiate.

Additional Notes:

• Communication skills: Resource will need to be clear, articulate with various users but primarily with developers (50-60% of day to day)
• Cultural Fit: Very important that resource understands having a culture of respect – can work under strict deadlines – it is very important to understand respect to all members and timelines* composure
• Open to International exp. if it is relevant and a good resume
• Coming from IT companies that work with web and mobile development – are open to everything
• Detail Oriented. You notice all the little details for every document / requirement / conversation that comes across you, and it drives you crazy that others cannot keep everything consistent.
• Self – Motivated.
• You do good work, and lots of if; the drive to deliver quality work is just a part of you. You are also able to simplify complex situations and navigate ambiguity.
• Communicator/Negotiator. You are great at making sure everyone’s speaking the same language and are on the same page, and sometimes that involves some give and take.
• Multi-tasker.
• You can multi-task and work on multiple initiatives at the same time.
• Learning is breathing. You stay current on the tools and approaches that work best. And you are excited about working on new projects because every project is a new learning opportunity!
• Team Player You enjoy collaborating with, learning from, and teaching others so we all become better.

Degrees Or Certifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Candidate Review & Selection:

• One Microsoft Teams Interview (panel)
• Hiring Manager’s availability to interview: ASAP

Job Details



6 Months



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