IT BUSINESS ANALYST

SAVVII Group Inc. is looking an adept seasoned Business Analysts in the area of Technology. The ideal candidate will be responsible for ensuring that product delivery sprints are running smoothly. If you’re an operations-minded automation and software expert looking to join a small, nimble team – this is it!

JOB DESCRIPTION

SAVVII Group Inc. located in Toronto Canada, is in the dynamic field of connected FinTech. The leadership team is comprised of highly positive, energetic, experienced members that value teamwork, personal accountability, the will to win, respect for people, integrity and quality! Learning from oneself and others makes SAVVII a fun place to spend your professional time.

As we aspire to secure the market of our business, we need to think about the way our software interacts across all constituents of customers and partners. Digital is taking center stage in enabling this engagement.

If you are passionate about working in a culture that promotes growth and creativity, developing new products that engage and provide an enhanced customer experience – keep reading.

We are looking for an adept seasoned Business Analysts in the area of Technology. The ideal candidate will be responsible for ensuring that product delivery sprints are running smoothly. If you’re an operations-minded automation and software expert looking to join a small, nimble team – this is it!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead and/or assist in Business Requirements gathering sessions for Joint application development (JADs);
  • Work closely with customers, stakeholders and IT software developers to document business requirements;
  • Develop As-Is, To-Be and other required business analysis documentation;
  • Develop and lead implementation of business process improvement recommendations;
  • Maintain all project artifacts in accordance with PMO standards and other documentation as necessary to ensure compliance with PMI standards;
  • Serve as a liaison with users;
  • Follow a standard set of practices that ensure the integrity and quality of project artifacts;
  • Manage expectations of diverse stakeholders and provide regular briefings to executives;
  • Work independently as part of a larger cross-functional team;
  • Help with project coordination, support and documentation.

YOUR PROFILE

  • Five+ years’ experience working as an IT Business Analyst using both Agile and Waterfall;
  • Demonstrated experience with business and technical requirements analysis, business process modeling/mapping, and methodology development;
  • Ability to document user stories and write business IT system requirements;
  • Experience coordinating business users, technical staff, and architects to help analyze and define future needs and operations based upon use case and analysis of alternatives;
  • In-depth knowledge of business process design and re-engineering;
  • Ability to coordinate project teams and effectively conduct the initiative to meet overall objectives;
  • Experience communicating and working within cross-departmental teams, strong collaborative skills;
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Visio, PowerPoint and Excel;
  • Experience preparing status reports and providing management briefings;
  • Ability to provide excellent leadership and negotiation skills;
  • Ability to provide excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Experience with meeting facilitation and documentation.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Business Analyst Certification;
  • Project Management Certification such as Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Project Management Professional (PMP);
  • Deep experience with Jira, Confluence, Logic Mapping Tools such as Lucid or Visio, Database Script writing;
  • Experience working with technical programming teams;
  • Ability to demonstrate a take charge, can-do attitude with the initiative to solve complex problems;
  • Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with diverse stakeholders;
  • Knowledge of IT standards and security in a financial technical environment;
  • Positive team player with a high-energy level and diligent work ethic, ability to meet or exceed deadlines, ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, ability to organize and prioritize activities.

NOTE: In addition to the above list, all selected candidates must successfully complete a Level II Background Check.

Joining SAVVII will embark you on a great journey with career development in a respected FinTech Startup (Canada First, USA Second). As a QA Lead, you will gain broad business knowledge of the company’s activities, as well as take part in the digitization of the financial payments industry, in leading a team of QA Engineers.

You will work and communicate across a diverse team within local and geographical borders that will enable you to build a strong professional network. We will provide you with opportunities that broaden your knowledge and strengthen your technical and professional foundation.

We aim to be a world-class digital organization that delivers business value turning ideas into prototypes and digital products powered by analytics and customer engagement. In the Digital organization we will start within the Canadian Financial Payments network and expand into other targeted markets across network and payment agnostic solutions for both consumers and businesses.

Meritocracy provisions will be based on total cash opportunity inclusive of base salary, company stock options, and financial bonuses.

SAVVII is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. SAVVII prohibits discrimination, harassment and retaliation as described in this section. The Company will extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age (40 and over), sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, disability, national origin, ethnic background, genetic information (including of a family member), military service, and/or citizenship, or any other classification protected by applicable local, provincial or federal law.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.