<![CDATA[ProVision Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROVISIONSTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Bilingual Business Analyst (Manufacturing)]]> Bilingual Business Analyst (Microsoft Dynamics AX - Manufacturing)

Our  client in the Manufacturing sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking  a  Bilingual Business Analyst to join  their  Microsoft Dynamics AX team.

Location: Montreal, QC

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

Introduction:  The Business Systems Analyst (Production) will provide full lifecycle implementation consulting for the Production suite of modules of the Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for end clients. S/he will perform business requirements gathering and analysis and optimal design recommendation for the new system workflows, through the creation of functional specifications, to support established business needs. Build the new system functionality in concert with the client team and the technical team. S/he will design, write, and execute system and integration test plans. Build end user documentation and train end users on new system. Support the migration effort to the new system.

Targeted Skills and Experience: Provide full lifecycle implementation consulting for the Production suite of modules of the Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for Edgewater Fullscope clients

Targeted Technical Capabilities: Business Analysis, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Functional, Manufacturing, MRP Capacity
 

Qualifications:

Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or a related field or foreign equivalent.

Minimum experience required:

Must be Bi-lingual (French)

5 years of experience in a client-facing consulting position.

3 years of experience in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Implementation.

2 years of experience in Microsoft (MS) Dynamics AX Release 2012 or later.

Certification in: MS Dynamics AX Functional Area(s).

1 year of experience in each of the following MS Dynamics Production Modules: Process Manufacturing Module, Discreet Manufacturing Module, Quality, Master Planning, Bill of Materials, and Inventory.

3 years of Experience in the following MS Dynamics AX Implementation lifecycles: Requirements gathering and analysis, Build, Testing, Training, Go live phases of engagement.

2 years of experience in the following MS Dynamics AX implementation lifecycles: Design.

2 years of experience working with the following industry: Discrete Manufacturing.

1 year of experience working with the following industry: Process Manufacturing.

Position is based out of Montreal (On Client’ s Site)

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

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ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
 
 
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business analyst - portfolio management]]>   Enterprise Project Governance & Policy Standards group is seeking a seasoned Business Analyst to join the Business IT Alignment team to support and process reporting, portfolios, and CA PPM initiatives.

 

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
- Business requirements (5+ years gathering & writing requirements) 
- Portfolio management tools & methodology (5+ years with CA PPM preferred but not mandatory) 
- Project risk reporting (5+ years with risk assessments) 
- Excel (5+ years with pivot tables, vlookups, macros) 
- Visio (5+ years with process flows, support, reporting) 

 

  Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies 
• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers 
• Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation 
• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities 
• Supports one or more highly complex business processes 
• Works on multiple projects as a project team member 
• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs 
• Create business solutions that increase competitive advantage 
• Exercise good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions 
• Project management skills in order to handle diverse projects, often times simultaneously, and meet aggressive deadlines 
• Solve technical problems/ processes and understand complex details 
• Increase operating efficiency with produce high quality technical solutions 
• Analyze complex situations and problems and do the necessary research using multiple sources of information to arrive at innovative solutions 
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Bilingual (Spanish) Business Analyst]]> International Banking Division of our Major Financial Services client, has an immediate contract opportunity for a Bilingual (Spanish / English) analyst.

Main responsibilities:

The resource will be responsible for the detailed documentation of business requirements (incl. full analysis of end to end processes) in English and Spanish, schedule and manage walkthroughs &/demos of requirements and obtaining sign off as well as scope changing documents, process flows, users' procedures/manuals and assistance.

 

 

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1) Fully Bilingual in English and Spanish (Written and Verbal) 
2) Business Analyst (5+ years of experience) 
3) Great Communication skills 
4) Visio, Microsoft Office 
5) Documentation (will be documenting and translating in both English and Spanish) 


6) Nice to have: FI/Banking Experience, Telophony/ Contact Center experience, 

The manager requires an intermediate/senior level bilingual Business Analyst, fully fluent in both Spanish and English. They will be doing a lot of documentation and will be required to document and translate in Spanish/English

Also, the analyst  will be responsible for leading and coordinating with group of technology areas through solutioning, development, testing and implementation of specific technology components. Candidate must have solid project management skills and experience including building and managing project plans in MS Project, as well as leading when required team sessions and status meetings, capturing action items and meeting minutes, status reports (incl. capturing of decisions, issues & risks), implementation checklists and implementation strategies.   He/she  will also work very closely with the international, in-country teams, responsible for Desktop, Telephony, IVR, Sharepoint & MIS deployments and must maintain a strong relationship with our business and I.T. partners, both in and out of country. 
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Analyst]]> Senior Business Analyst   - Data Modelling

Our client in the Public sector and a Top Canadian Employer, offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking an Senior Business Analyst to join their Data Modelling team.

 

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: 6 months

 

Introduction: As the Senior Business Analyst, you will gather, validate and document business and functional requirements for the next phase of the Customer Relationship Management Solution. You will ensure that business requirements are mapped to business needs and approved by stakeholders.

 

Targeted Skills and Experience:

  • Review, revise and document business and functional requirements across the Division.

  • Further evaluate the CRM solution and it' s alignment to City-wide Enterprise solutions.

  • Perform a Fit-gap Analysis – evaluate key business processes and identify gaps that need solutions.

  • Cost Analysis - review solution/licensing cost and provide an estimate for annual operating costs across the Division.

  • Review and analyze existing business processes in order to gain a complete understanding of current procedures and identify and document areas for improvements.

  • Review functionality of Salesforce to optimize its use for EDC services.

  • Interview business unit staff and gather business requirements and translate them into detailed project plans.

  • Perform business and technical analysis and evaluation concerning the project' s goals and objectives.

  • Work with City subject matter experts to ensure proposed solution architecture aligns with the City Enterprise Architecture framework and technology standards.

  • Define the architectural scope including business, information, application, and technology and security architecture.

  • Develop technical documentation related to business and system requirements, architecture, specifications, systems integration, maintenance, training and implementation planning.

  • Collaborate with various project resources to develop project Statement of Work.

 

Qualifications:

  • Extensive and demonstrated experience in business systems analysis and requirements gathering.

  • Extensive experience in business process, data and workflow modelling;

  • Experience in development of use cases, relationship diagrams, cost– benefit and stakeholders analyses etc.

  • Broad experience in developing architecture models for government organizations

  • In-depth expertise in UML modelling diagrams.

  • Experience working in a large enterprise environment with integrated enterprise solutions such as workflow management, business process management, business rules management, document management, content management, customer relationship management, enterprise application integration and portal solutions.

  • Experience in creating business architecture models demonstrating how products, operations and systems interoperate within the organization.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written), presentation skills, analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Practical experience and working knowledge of   Power Point,   MS Project and Visio

  • Demonstrated experience in and knowledge of current and emerging technologies and protocols including Java (web and client/server), Service Oriented Architecture, Java J2EE, XML, SOAP, CORBA/RMI, Zachman Framework.

  • Experience in the requirement gathering of cloud and web-based applications is a definite asset (e.g. Salesforce).

  • University/Community College degree in Computer Science / Electronic Engineering or equivalent combination of education and /or experience. Professional designation or certification is a definite asset.

 

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

 

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

_________________________

ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

  We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

  Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Systems Analyst (Production)]]> Business Analyst (Microsoft Dynamics AX - Manufacturing)

Our  client in the Manufacturing sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking  a  Business Analyst to join  their  Microsoft Dynamics AX team.

Location: Toronto, ON

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

Introduction:  The Business Systems Analyst (Production) will provide full lifecycle implementation consulting for the Production suite of modules of the Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for end clients. S/he will perform business requirements gathering and analysis and optimal design recommendation for the new system workflows, through the creation of functional specifications, to support established business needs. Build the new system functionality in concert with the client team and the technical team. S/he will design, write, and execute system and integration test plans. Build end user documentation and train end users on new system. Support the migration effort to the new system.

Targeted Skills and Experience: Provide full lifecycle implementation consulting for the Production suite of modules of the Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for Edgewater Fullscope clients

Targeted Technical Capabilities: Business Analysis, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Functional, Manufacturing, MRP Capacity
 

Qualifications:

Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or a related field or foreign equivalent.

Minimum experience required:

5 years of experience in a client-facing consulting position.

3 years of experience in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Implementation.

2 years of experience in Microsoft (MS) Dynamics AX Release 2012 or later.

Certification in: MS Dynamics AX Functional Area(s).

1 year of experience in each of the following MS Dynamics Production Modules: Process Manufacturing Module, Discreet Manufacturing Module, Quality, Master Planning, Bill of Materials, and Inventory.

3 years of Experience in the following MS Dynamics AX Implementation lifecycles: Requirements gathering and analysis, Build, Testing, Training, Go live phases of engagement.

2 years of experience in the following MS Dynamics AX implementation lifecycles: Design.

2 years of experience working with the following industry: Discrete Manufacturing.

1 year of experience working with the following industry: Process Manufacturing.

Position is based out of Toronto (On Client’ s Site)

Telecommuting option is available and travel to Montreal is required for 20-30% of time.

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

_________________________

ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Systems Analyst]]> Main Job Responsibilities:
• Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies.
• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those into Business Requirements Document (BRD), Solution Requirement Document (SRD) and supporting artifacts including uses cases, user interface design documents, system to system requirements document and process models. 
• Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation.
• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business and technology functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities.
• Coordinates and leads cross-functional tasks or work packages to identify and document. 
• Works on multiple projects as a project team member.
• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs.
• Partners with project manager, technical resources, vendors, and management to ensure accurate execution of project(s).

Qualifications:
• Bachelor' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. 

Must Haves:
• 5+ years of experience in a Business Systems Analyst role
• Knowledge and deep understanding of SDLC
• Ability to elicit requirements from business units and translate those to clear and concise requirements documentation 
• Extensive experience with requirements analysis, including Use Case analysis.
• Extensive knowledge of business process modeling and workflow analysis.
• Basic knowledge of programming languages in order to comprehend reading code and basic functions.
• Knowledge of the system development lifecycle, application delivery and implementation.
• Ability to create business solutions that increase competitive advantage. 
• Ability to analyze complex situations and problems and do the necessary research using multiple sources of information to arrive at innovative solutions.
• Ability to solve technical problems/ processes and understand complex details.
• Ability to increase operating efficiency with produce high quality technical solutions.

Nice to Haves:
• Knowledge and understanding of Agile software development
• PMI-PBA or CBAP certification

Soft Skills:
• A high level of interpersonal and verbal communication skills necessary to relate to other people at their systems knowledge level.
• Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships.
• Ability to effectively manage a team of individuals.
• Meeting facilitation experience.
• Ability to exercise good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. 
• Project management skills in order to handle diverse projects, often times simultaneously, and meet aggressive deadlines.

Culture: 
The team is flexible, but dedicated to meeting tight deadlines; looking for someone similar to join

Worker Value Proposition: 
Opportunity to work on various projects using different methodologies

 
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - Total Fund Program - Performance Project]]>  

The Business Analyst elicits client needs related to Fund Performance measurement and participates in delivery of the solution. The Business Analyst works with the solution team and documents business processes, information workflows and writes detailed functional specifications to support Teachers’ Investment performance management needs. 

 

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 
  • Engages business clients to elicit business requirements and understand business objectives
  • Produces business analysis related documentation, including requirements, current and future state processes and workflows, and solution specifications with high quality standard
  • Works with business and solution teams to ensure that solutions being delivered meet business intent and provide business value
  • Works with QA teams to ensure they understand the business requirements and are able to test solutions appropriately.
  • Engages business clients and coordinates User Acceptance Testing of solutions being delivered
  • Ensures that business analysis framework and project controls are consistently applied within initiatives
  • Defines the approach, work plan, and quality criteria for Business Analysis work packages
  • Participates in the initiation and planning of projects - including facilitating the definition of objectives, scope, and deliverables as well as provide Business Analysis work estimates.
  • Supports the Project Manager in project quality assurance, monitoring, reporting on progress, and documenting and acting on issues discovered

 
  • Collaborates with business and information technology stakeholders facilitating the selection of solution alternatives for implementation

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 
  • Strong knowledge and experience with performance analysis including performance measurement, performance calculation and attribution
  • Experience of relative performance evaluation with benchmark is an asset
  • Investment industry experience (i.e. understanding of investment products, performance evaluation, trade life cycle, etc.)
  • Experience of delivering performance evaluation and reporting solution is an asset
  • 7 to 10 years’ experience in business analysis or operations in the institutional investment industry
  • Experience with and understanding of leading practices in business analysis, project management and process improvement in an agile delivery environment
  • Ability to translate from business requirements to functional specifications
  • Possess strong data analysis skills
  • Ability to prioritize, coordinate and complete tasks to meet deadlines
  • Experience working with clients at an Executive and Senior Management level
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment, collaborating effectively with business, delivery and technology partners
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with following technologies is an asset:

PL/SQL, OLAP, Microsoft Power BI, Excel Power Pivot, Sylvan, SimCorp, SharePoint
  • University degree or equivalent experience (Business/Finance, Financial Mathematics, Computer Science)
  • Asset would be one or more of: 

-CFA/ MBA

-Certified Business Analysis Professional

-Process improvement methodology accreditation
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Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst]]> Business Analyst

Our client is one of the largest private equity management organisations in Ontario. They have a need for a strong Business Analyst with Capital Markets experience.

Located in North York.

6 Month initial contract.

Requirements:
  • Business Analyst with a strong understanding of financial instruments used in Capital Markets, Alternative Assets and Fixed Income
  • Individual with excellent data analysis and SQL skills.    Detail oriented, but still able to see the big picture. Candidate must have strong knowledge of Business Analysis framework and deliverables, as well as experience working as part of an Agile development team.
  • Interpersonal skills: can build relationships with peers and clients, will be sensitive to client’ s time, proactive and efficient and able to lead and be led.
  • Candidate must have experience in supporting and/or developing compliance reporting solutions .

 

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct business analysis, requirements gathering and documentation, and validation testing

  • Engage customers and information technology stakeholders to collect and document detailed business and information technology requirements

  • Analyze business requirements against existing processes, systems, and data stores for gap analysis and recommended improvements

  • Conduct analysis of business process workflow and outline alternative solutions considering benefits, risks and costs

  • Conduct working sessions and use interviews to obtain appropriate information to develop solutions (e.g. one-on-one discussions, formal requirements gathering sessions).

  • Translate business requirements and information gathering discussions into professional business presentations and other types of business documentation for consumption by Business customers and solution partners (Development, QA)

  • Identify and assess requirements and scope changes, liaise with IT partners to determine project impact, issues and risks

  • Work with Quality Assurance to facilitate and assist with the development and execution of the testing requirements

  • Provide support as required (answering queries, performing investigations) to end-users

 

Skills and Job Qualifications:

  • Excellent understanding of investment management concepts, processes and practices

  • Excellent understanding of techniques, tools and technologies pertaining to the analysis, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of software solutions

  • Experience working with Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools

  • Excellent knowledge of requirements management concepts and processes supported by deep practical experience.

  • Analytical skills with knowledge of techniques and tools used for process mapping. Overall end-to-end view of business processes and data flows to understand core business issues.

  • Ability to identify underlying assumptions and constructively challenge them if necessary to ensure scope and requirements are clearly understood and documented

  • Excellent communication skills including business writing and presentation skills

  • A team player with strong relationship building skills

  • Proven ability to adapt to constantly evolving priorities and environments, ability to multitask and work independently

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Track record of successfully delivering initiatives

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 

 

 

 
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Thu, 08 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Systems Analyst]]> Global Wholesale banking Operations is undergoing a major transformation. An exciting time to work within Capital markets.

This is a multi-year program  to onboard and automate a large scope of key controls/reconciliations onto a  global and integrated reconciliation platform

Position - Business Systems Analyst 

Role -   ETL/configuration/mapping/reporting

Experience -   at least one product line

Technology - 

 

Be a part of a new a team of business analysts, and work with Technical system experts, technology solution architects in a complex program


• Involved with  workshops,  JAD sessions,  business process mapping (current and future state), mapping out the new Operational environment along with the key controls and reconciliations
• Gathering requirements and documenting detailed business and system use cases to drive out the detailed functional requirements for the different applications
• Maintain a requirements traceability matrix to ensure resulting solution delivers the expected acceptance criteria
• Work closely with the  Test team to define traceable Test Scenarios that confirm the requirements through multiple testing phases
• Support Global Operations Controls team  to ensure the resulting solution meets business requirements and business acceptance is achieved
• Work closely with the Strategy Execution / Change Management leads to ensure that the Business is ready for the change and the processes and solutions meet the acceptance criteria
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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - Capital Markets Operations]]> Global Wholesale banking Operations is undergoing a major transformation. An exciting time to work within Capital markets.

This is a multi-year program  to onboard and automate a large scope of key controls/reconciliations onto a  global and integrated reconciliation platform

Position - Business Analyst 

Role - Capital Markets Operations analysis

Experience - SME on one at least one product line

Technology - SQL queries, MS Office

 

Be a part of a new a team of business analysts, and work with Technical system experts, technology solution architects in a complex program.
• Involved with  workshops,  JAD sessions,  business process mapping (current and future state), mapping out the new Operational environment along with the key controls and reconciliations
• Gathering requirements and documenting detailed business and system use cases to drive out the detailed functional requirements for the different applications
• Maintain a requirements traceability matrix to ensure resulting solution delivers the expected acceptance criteria
• Work closely with the  Test team to define traceable Test Scenarios that confirm the requirements through multiple testing phases
• Support Global Operations Controls team  to ensure the resulting solution meets business requirements and business acceptance is achieved
• Work closely with the Strategy Execution / Change Management leads to ensure that the Business is ready for the change and the processes and solutions meet the acceptance criteria
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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Analyst - IT Procurement and RFP Development]]> Assignment: Senior Business Analyst - IT Procurement and RFP Development

 

Our client is a high-profile Public Sector organization, located in the heart of Downtown Toronto.  They are seeking the services of Senior Business Analyst who possessed deep experience in Procurement specifically related to IT RFP design, development, writing, execution, evaluation, and award/negotiation, etc.

 

Duration: 12 Months

Location:  Downtown Toronto (near TTC/Union Station)

Client:  Government / Public Sector

Key Experience: Managing a full RFP Lifecycle (writing, analyzing, scoring, contract negotiations), and experience with IT (multi-tiered architecture and web-based application and integration architecture and cloud architecture)

 

Targeted Qualifications and Experience:
  • Extensive experience with preparation of public sector procurement documents, including business case, RFPs, RFQs, RFIs, tenders and bid requirements, statement of work (sow), master agreements (MA) and evaluation criteria and vendor contracts.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, CBAP certification or similar equivalent and related certification or greater than 8 years experience as a Sr. BA or Project Manager/Lead
  • Highly developed interpersonal and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate with colleagues, municipal officials, consultants, solicitors and other internal and external clients at all organizational levels.
  • Well-developed written and technical writing skills with demonstrated experience writing business cases, briefing notes, presentations, business and technical requirements for procurement

 

 

Targeted Technical Capabilities:
  • Solid understanding of System Development Lifecycle and Project Management methodologies such as Rational Unified Process (RUP), PMI PMBoK, Agile, Lean
  • Project related experience and knowledge in the development of licensing (application intake and processing) and inspection/investigation workflow applications
  • Project related experience and knowledge of cloud solution procurement and implementation
  • Understanding of Enterprise Architecture (Conceptual, Business, Logical and Physical Checkpoints) and experience with development of architecture artefacts
  • Good understanding of multi-tiered architecture and web-based application and integration architecture and cloud architecture.

 

 

Preliminary Deliverables:
  • Lead the development of RFP evaluation criteria, cost tables, score matrixes, RFP appendixes; conduct evaluation workshops; prepare business cases, recommendation letters, etc. for successful completion of solution procurement.
  • Develop detailed work plans for completion of project deliverables.
  • Coordinate and participate in joint business, vendor and IT workshops/sprints, scrums, JAD sessions to execute setup, configuration and customization of solution.

 

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We thank all applicants who apply, but only those selected for interview will be contacted.

 

 

 

 

A little bit of information on ProVision Staffing / ProVision IT Resources Ltd.:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

 
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Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - 5]]> Global Wholesale & Wealth Technology (GWWT) group is seeking a seasoned Business Analyst to perform research, analysis and design leading to the definition of requirements and processes to assist in the resolution of complex business problems in support of Merlin (a centralized messaging and data hub supporting GBM/GT) and other general ledger, regulatory reporting systems. The incumbent is also responsible for leading or participating in the testing of new systems or enhancements, the training of users, and providing ongoing support to all supported units worldwide. 
• Reason for request: Project need/Workload 

Typical Day in Role 
1. Assist the Senior Manager/Project Manager in resolving highly complex, multi-faceted problems to meet the needs of the supported Line of Business, by applying their financial and technological knowledge to the design of methodologies, models, and/or systems solutions. This may involve rapid prototyping, with requirements and solutions developed on an iterative basis that provides interim deliverables until a final production solution is created. This includes conducting research and analysis, accurately and clearly defining user requirements and processes, and liaising with the users. 

2.Lead or participate in the systems implementation process by developing test cases, performing testing, defining user procedures and workflows, developing conversion and implementation strategies, verifying conversion, providing user documentation, providing user training, and providing post-implementation support. 

3.Provide business support to all global units, including new and existing product and deal structuring, ad hoc queries and MIS, user training, and assisting with the design and implementation of systems enhancements. This is made more challenging due to differences in time zones and the variation in the business lines. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that management is kept informed and that problems and issues are escalated appropriately. 

4.Continually acquire and enhance knowledge of the Division' s business strategies and policies, risk management practices and methodologies, product offerings, financial markets, financial instruments, regulatory requirements, and rapidly changing technology to be able to provide effective business solutions and services to the end user business lines. 
5. Provide active support during various testing cycles. 
6. Production Support: Analyse, investigate and resolve production issues independently. 
7. Provide second line support both during business hours and off business hours 

 

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1. Business Analysis (5+ years experience with requirement specification document writing) 
2. Capital Markets (3-5+ years recent experience with a focus on Regulatory Reporting) 
3. XML Messages (5+ years experience) 
4. Data Mapping (5+ years experience) 
5. IT systems & SDLC (5+ years with IT practices, systems development techniques, including requirements specification and testing methodologies, real-time analytical and formal modelling tools) 
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Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - 2]]> Wealth Management Technology Solutions group is seeking two Business Analyst to provide 2nd level support for Wealth business line. Working under the direction of the Manager, Data Management & Governance, Wealth Management Technology Solutions, and in full collaboration with colleagues from BAS, TAG and Global Wealth Management, these BAs will be responsible for the support, maintenance and correction of data consumed by and produced by Advisor Desktop business applications, with special focus on Portfolio Management and application data. This role is heavily analytical - dealing with data issues, clean-up, queries, pulling/manipulating data, and pricing. In addition, they will be responsible for support of steady-state and operational activities through the correspondence of IT Store ticketing. As data governance capabilities are built out within WMTS, this role may expand to encompass data across the Global Wealth Distribution businesses. 
• Reason for request: Project need/Workload 

Typical Day in Role 
Responsibility over mission-critical Scotia  master data. This includes (but is not limited to): 
• KYC (Know Your Client) and Customer Information File (CIF) 
• Account & Transactional data 
• Performance 
• Realized Gain/Loss 
• Product data 
• Security Reference data 
In addition to the following duties: 
• Perform data reconciliations between multiple platforms with similar data sets 
• Perform data validations to ensure the data quality standards are being met 
• Execute necessary corrections to ensure data quality/consistency 
• Correct and process any failed records from the nightly processes 
• Liaise with various support desks providing assistance where appropriate 
• Working with external vendors on small projects 

 

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1. Business Analysis (5+ years experience with business process) 
2. Data Analysis (5+ years with data governance, data reconciliations, data validations, data quality/consistency) 
3. MS Excel & Access (5+ years with relational objects) 
4. Canadian Wealth Management industry experience (3+ years with full-service brokerage) 
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Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - ERP Applications]]> Senior Business Analyst – ERP Implementation  

 

Our client in the Manufacturing sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join their IT team.

 

Location: Markham, ON

 

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

 

Introduction: Looking for a Senior Business Analyst with an ability to manage full-cycle ERP implementation project(s) for client. The client is implementing Infor - M3 - Manufacturing ERP System

Targeted Skills and Experience: Business Analysis, Project Management, ERP Implementation and Support, Manufacturing, and Strong Communication and Business Acumen  

Targeted Technical Capabilities: ERP implementation experience (Infor M3), Financial/ Control Background

Job Description:
  • Experience working as a Business Analyst within the manufacturing industry 
  • Experience working in a major transformation initiative i.e. analysis including requirements definition, feasibility studies, cost estimates, proposals, business process mapping, design, development, quality assurance, user acceptance testing and implementation 
  • Experience working with vendor products configured and  integrated in  overall solutions and in-house developed solutions 
  • Knowledge of manufacturing process 
  • Knowledge of the accepted practices of the Business Analysis profession
  • Extensive experience in business analysis and requirements definition for IT systems
  • Ability to facilitate requirements gathering meetings
  • Strong character with integrity and passion, able to interact with customers 
  • Demonstrated ability to design and deliver a business process that meets the expected outcomes within a major transformation initiative 
  • Strong analytical and product management skills including a thorough understanding of how to interpret and anticipate internal and external customer needs and translate them into application and operational requirements 
  • A strong attention to detail and the ability to consider how work underway impacts other areas/projects 
  • Demonstrated ability to support multiple projects concurrently, balancing deliverables and ability to prioritize deliverables across projects
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • With the employee " Switch Program": Tremendous growth and opportunity to work on various other ERP platforms, like CRM, Dynamics AX, etc.
  • They also have exciting roadmap laid out for another 3-4 years or more as it is an on-going Business Change Process. 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

 

ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

 

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Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Bilingual Business Systems Analyst]]> Job Overview

As a Senior Business Systems Consultant, you will join our Capital Markets Technology department to support clients’ vision and strategy by participating in client meetings to provide advice and consultation for business applications developments to ensure growth

 

What You’ ll Be Doing
  • Participate in client business review sessions to influence decisions regarding use of technology to support objectives or address issues.
  • Meet with business representatives to gather requirements for project, and perform analysis.
  • Facilitate business process review sessions and help client groups to implement process changes supported by technology.
  • Meet with technology partners from other groups  that have interfaces or receive reports that will be impacted by project.
  • Perform detailed and comprehensive testing on new the application and/or downstream interfaces being developed as part of the project. 
  • Liaise with representatives from our external vendors on a regular basis.
  • Liaise with our developers and the infrastructure technology groups as the user/client representative.
  • Ensure client needs are being supported by business system teams, and monitor client satisfaction levels.
  • Maintain awareness of and comply with all existing policies (e.g. Audit, Security, Change Mgmt) and processes.

 

What We’ re Looking For
  • Passionate innovators, creators, collaborators, and leaders who are up for the challenge of building the bank of the future and delivering solutions that meet our clients’ changing needs
  • Successful candidates must exhibit our values of trust, team work, and accountability
  • Must have Bachelors or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • Knowledge of various Capital Markets and Retail Banking products.
  • Language – strong competency in French and English both verbal and written is mandatory for this role.   
  • Communication will be French first, English second.  This role requires communicating and documenting project artifacts in French and English. Strong  proficiency in both languages required.       
  • Written Communications - Ability to produce a variety of business documents, in French and English, that demonstrate command of language, clarity of thought and orderliness of presentation.
  • Interpreting and analyzing senior management communication needs to develop effective communications strategies
  • Analyzing project and/or technical risk, using available information to support business recommendations.
  • Analyzing and interpreting changes and trends in our technology to determine their impact and assessing opportunities to support new business requirements.
  • Providing advice and direction to project team and business/project sponsor regarding all aspects of technology planning and performance.
  • Judgements regarding the viability of a project based on ability to deliver agreed functionality within approved budget and schedule.
  • Consulting - Knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques and roles and responsibilities in providing technical or business guidance to clients within and outside own area.
  • Problem Solving - Knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, anticipating, and resolving organizational, operational or process problems.
  • Leadership - Knowledge of approaches, tools, and techniques for gaining the cooperation and support of others.
  • Influencing - Ability to impact decisions within and outside own organization.
  • Coaching - Ability to encourage, motivate and guide individuals and teams in learning and improving effectiveness.
  • Application Delivery Process - Knowledge of major tasks, deliverables, formal methodologies and disciplines for delivering new or enhanced applications.
  • Business Assessment - Knowledge of activities, tasks, practices and deliverables for assessing and documenting business opportunities, benefits, risks, and success factors of potential applications.
  • Oral Communications - Ability to express oneself and communicate with others verbally; recognizing that verbal communication is more than just language - it includes tone, style and structure. 
  • Interpersonal Relationships - Knowledge of approaches, tools and techniques for working with individuals and groups in a constructive and collaborative manner.
  • Regular contact with peers and senior management within business unit, and occasionally with our executives to discuss, interpret and provide opinions related to their area of specialization.

 

What We Can Offer You
  • The opportunity to be part of a team that continues to advance, as the market leader in innovative technology
  • An environment where you can build easy, flexible, and personalized banking solutions for our clients while broadening your technical knowledge and expertise
  • An organization that focuses on managing and developing talent with exceptional training, rotational experience, exposure, and mentorship opportunities
  • The chance to network and work with senior leaders across Technology and our bank
  • The opportunity to work with innovative third party suppliers/partners
  • Workplace accommodation solutions and assistive technologies that remove functional barriers
  • Flexible health benefits, stock purchase plan, competitive incentive pay and recognition programs
  • Competitive salary and employee banking benefits
  • The opportunity to be involved in  our community investment and  corporate sponsorship events such as Run for the Cure, 

What You Need To Know
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work permit or study permit that allows the candidate to fulfill the requirements of the role
  • Work or attend numerous meetings in a variety of office locations.
  • Must be able to meet the schedules of several concurrent project and priorities.
  • May be required to work outside of normal working days/hours
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Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Analyst]]> As a Senior Business Systems Consultant, you will join our Capital Markets Enterprise Solutions department to build and enhance our in-house Regulatory Reporting Systems (RRS).

What You’ ll be Doing
  • Gather and document regulatory and business requirements, translate these into precise solution requirements and oversee the implementation of these requirements through the entire project lifecycle including testing and quality assurance.
  • Ensure the designed specifications achieve business needs.
  • Track project progress and make decisions / recommendations to mitigate risk, ensure timely responses on frontline support issues and escalate appropriately as required.
  • Keep the technical project repository updated and ensure good version control.
  • Provide additional support to the project manager

 

What We’ re Looking For
  • Passionate innovators, creators, collaborators, and leaders who are up for the challenge of building the bank of the future and delivering solutions that meet our clients’ changing needs
  • Successful candidates must exhibit our values of trust, team work, and accountability
  • Must have a Bachelor in Computer Science or equivalent degree in a related field
  • Must have excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Must have the ability to build and maintain positive working relationships
  • Must have extensive consulting experience
  • Must have excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Must have proven leadership abilities
  • Must have a solid understanding of derivative products and the lifecycle of the trade
  • Knowledge and experience with SQL, XML, Fpml and an understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server and an understanding of ALM process
  • Must have minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Business Analyst or Systems Analyst
  • Regulatory Reporting background (DoddFrank, Emir, CSA regulations) would be a distinct advantage
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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Systems Analyst]]> What We’ re Looking For
  • Passionate innovators, creators, collaborators, and leaders who are up for the challenge of building the bank of the future and delivering solutions that meet our clients’ changing needs
  • Successful candidates must exhibit our values of trust, team work, and accountability
  • Must have 4+ years’ experience working as a Business Analyst or Systems Analyst with good SQL skills.
  • Good to have to knowledge of the banking industry.  Knowledge/experience of business analysis with an emphasis on  CapitalMarkets.
  • Knowledge/experience of front end trading systems is good to have.
  • Knowledge/experience of post trade processes would be an added advantage
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and oral), and presentation skills to enable the precise articulation of ideas, findings and recommendations
  • Regular contact with various lines of business including the Trading Desks, Operations Groups, Compliance Group etc.
  • Must have a logical mind capable of analyzing and understanding complex and sophisticated products, data and situations but also must be personable
  • Must be well-organized, capable both of planning work commitments, task prioritization, meeting deadlines and dealing with peaks of activity and unexpected events
  • Conduct analysis of client processes and functional or reporting requirements to prepare documentation and communicate the information clearly and concisely
  • Coordinate and lead cross-functional tasks or work packages to identify and document functional or reporting requirements, work flow, information sources and system specifications
  • Application Delivery Process- Knowledge of major tasks, deliverables, formal methodologies and disciplines for delivering new or enhanced applications. 
  • Regular contact with peers and senior management within business unit, and occasionally with our executives to discuss, interpret and provide opinions related to their area of specialization.
  • Partner with project manager, technical resources, vendors, and management to ensure accurate execution of project(s)
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EST 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - 2]]> Global HR Transformation is seeking a Business Analyst to play an integral part in the deployment and support of a new global workforce management solution (Time and Attendance). This role will  take part in a wide range of activities and project phases including business process engineering, requirements gathering, system specification, configuration and documentation, testing, implementation and steady state support. 
• Reason for request: Workload 

Typical Day in Role 
• Project and Steady State Support 
• Participate in the full lifecycle of a project including, Business Analysis, Functional Specification, System Configuration, Design, Testing, Steady state Operational Support 
• Work directly with the project team to understand their business needs and translate those business needs into a systems design specification providing clients with a clear picture of how the solution will solve their unique business needs 
• Ensure timely delivery of all project documentation and other deliverables; 
• Learn the capabilities and limitations of Workforce software offerings and be able to apply this knowledge on the job 
• Research, document, configure and test all functional elements involving rules and policies 
• Develop and document testing scenarios in partnership with the testing team 
• Collaborate with the system integrator and other project team members to ensure the functional specifications identified have been met 
• Comply with PMO expectations and processes 


Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1. Business analysis (3+ years experience with gathering requirements) 
2. Workforce management software (3+ years experience with implementation/support of one or more of the following: Workforce Software [preferred], Kronos, Workbrain/Infor, RedPrairie/JDA, Oracle, SAP) 
3. Technical proficiency (3+ years experience with excel, web development technologies: J2EE, Javascript, SQL) 
4. Software integration projects (3+ years experience participating in multiple phases of project lifecycle) 
5. Bilingual English/Spanish (Asset - not mandatory) 

• Degrees or certifications: Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent 
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EST 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst - 3]]> MUST HAVE: 

1. Hands-on experience working with Big Data 
2. Hands on experience using Splunk, Hortonworks or similar operational tools managing data 
3. Communication Skills/Relationship Building/Stakeholder Management 

NICE TO HAVE: 

1. Fluent in Spanish/understanding of LATAM Regions 

Education: 

College Degree/Diploma 
**it should be noted that work experience trumps education with this group 

Performance Measurements: 

On-time completion of key deliverables and ability to complete tasks with limited assistance 

Summary: 

The main function of a Business Analyst is to perform the analysis, design, implementation, modification, and daily functional support of all applications. 

Job Responsibilities: 


• Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies 
• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers 
• Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation 
• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities 
• Supports one or more highly complex business processes 
• Works on multiple projects as a project team member 
• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs 

Qualifications: 

• Bachelor' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. MBA or other related advanced degree preferred 
• 5-7 years experience required 
• Basic knowledge of programming languages in order to comprehend reading code and basic functions 
• Ability to create business solutions that increase competitive advantage 
• Ability to exercise good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions 
• Project management skills in order to handle diverse projects, often times simultaneously, and meet aggressive deadlines 
• Ability to solve technical problems/ processes and understand complex details 
• Ability to increase operating efficiency with produce high quality technical solutions 
• A high level of interpersonal and verbal communication skills necessary to relate to other people at their systems knowledge level 
• Ability to analyze complex situations and problems and do the necessary research using multiple sources of information to arrive at innovative solutions
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Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EST 0