Business Analyst/Project Manager - Software

Recruiter
Location
Lachine/Brossard, Quebec
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
30 Dec 2016
Ref
2771632
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Information Management (IM) Business Analyst demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities

• Serve as direct liaison to functional process owners in order to translate and prioritize requirements for assigned area project and maintenance work
• Provide technical and/or project leadership function for assigned engineering analysis and computing projects
• Translate high-level business requirements into detailed functional specifications and if necessary, manage requests for changes to the specifications
• Assist the business in determining which business requirements can and should be automated and how they are then integrated with other business and technical processes
• Maintain functional peer relationships and detailed working knowledge of the assigned area's systems, organization, and business processes
• Provide technical expertise and counsel to management, other organizations, and special projects personnel
• Make technical decisions by applying fundamental engineering principles and specialized knowledge or skills to assigned tasks
• Approve work plans and technical reports and estimate costs and schedules, recommend resource required and solutions to problems, which arise during the course of a project
• Serve as a primary interface with internal and external contributing organization relative to technical requirements, directions and problem resolution
• Collaborate with management in developing technical directions, setting objectives, and setting realistic and challenging goals
• Provide timely leadership and direction to supporting organizations and assist in the modification or establishment or operating practices

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (or a high school diploma/GED with at least 4 years of information systems design, implementation, or integration)
• At least 3 additional years experience in a technology or engineering role

Desired Characteristics

• Knowledgeable about technology advancements
• Demonstrated project leadership ability
• Demonstrated initiative to stay abreast of technology advancements
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills