Business Analyst - Edmonton

Veris Inc. is growth and project-oriented consulting firm that exists to deliver results.  Veris works with medium to large organizations to improve operational performance, enhance organizational effectiveness and sustain positive results. These are just a few of the business problems we solve everyday. Our clients trust us to step confidently into challenging situations and produce the right responses.  Our people find demonstrating results and a focus customer success rewarding and these values are ingrained within our culture. We foster long term, close working relationships with our consultants and are seeking individuals who desire a personal, team oriented approach to offering professional business solutions.

Position Description:

The business analyst consultant is an individual who is able to collect business requirements from multiple sources, and then critically evaluate information gathered, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying business needs. This individual interprets business needs and translates them into operational requirements; collaborates with subject matter experts to establish the vision and analyze trade-offs between usability and performance needs.

Job Requirements:

Collection, documentation and analysis of the current state and the future state of business or technical processes by means of documenting business process flows and models in collaboration with multi-disciplinary stakeholders.

Analysis of process gaps, information flow obstacles and identification of opportunities for increased efficiency.

Ability to document requirements and create process models using UML modeling techniques

Proven expertise in gathering and documenting requirements to support development of data warehousing and business intelligence solutions

Strong leadership and ability to facilitate focus groups to determine requirements and priorities

Experience in assigning project activities to meet the timelines, budget and stakeholder requirements set out in work breakdown structures, project schedules and other related plans (e.g. test, quality, training)

Experience in assessing project status and reporting activity to project team and management

Skills and Qualifications:

Post-secondary education in a business related field

Five or more years of business analysis experience ideally within one or more of the following industries: Municipal or Federal Government, Health Care, Utilities, Insurance, Retail

CBAP or CCBA Certification considered and asset

PROSCI Certification considered and asset

PMP Certification considered an asset

The ability to engage effectively across teams and with various levels of management.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Prefer consultants that are willing and able to travel

We thank you for your application, however only those being considered will be contacted. Resumes will be kept on file and candidates may be contacted for future opportunities. Proof of credentials, as well as a criminal check, may be required for successful applicants.

Please apply using the following link: http://ejob.bz/ATS/jb.do?reqGK=27016130&portalGK=5811