IT Business Analyst

  • Company:
    IT Unlocked
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:

Job Description

IT Unlock’s mission is to improve our client's current IT condition. We are looking for a talented IT Business Analyst. This is permanent position . The work is done in downtown of Montreal and it begins quickly. Beautiful technologies and nice challenge are waiting for you.


You are part of a DevOps team who is building and supporting the organization’s core workflow product used by clients around the world, using agile methodology.


Here is what we expect from you:Managing each initiative given by management from start to end, meaning:

  • Work with users and other business analysts to understand user needs and translate requirements into systems
  • Write functional specifications
  • Estimate effort and ensure timely delivery
  • Propose IT solution / implement the requirements accordingly and/or coordinate with developers
  • Ensure agile and continuous delivery methodology is followed
  • Ensure code is well tested
  • Coordinate and perform UT, SIT / UAT phases and present test results to users
  • Ensure that release management / change management processes are followed
  • Assist the support team in the rollout of releases
  • Be responsible for 3rd level of support
  • Give clear and consistent reports to the project manager, clients and management
  • Assess risks and develop contingent strategies
  • Collaborate with other teams (networking, systems, quality insurance, support, architects, others development teams, …).
  • Rely on IT best practices to improve quality of development
  • Participate as a motivated, proactive and highly contributing member of the project team
  • Manage several streams of work concurrently
  • Follow up on release and production process
  • Profile
  • Competencies
  • Required:
  • Good written & verbal communication skills
  • Proven expertise as business analyst in Accounting and Regulatory system within Capital Markets domain
  • Advanced skills in interfacing with business clients (mostly in accounting, finance and regulatory domains) to comprehend and document business requirements and their priority as well as develop technical or user process solutions.
  • Advanced skills in interfacing with teams of developers, solid familiarity with major SDLC approaches (accent on Agile methods family).
  • Excellent communication and written skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, commitments and projects.
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate project execution and delivery commitment with other teams under different operational time zones.
  • Rigorous, dynamic, detail oriented, fast learning capacity and able to work in a high-pressure environment.
  • Proactive on taking leadership when needed, self-motivated, dynamic and result oriented


  • Desired/ Plus:
  • Experience in financial products / financial industry business processes
  • Technical skills
  • Required:
  • Skilled in SQL with capability to read stored procedures
  • Agile development team
  • TDD/BDD and its practical implementation
  • An understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Experienced with visual ETL tools
  • Desired/ Plus:
  • Test automation tools
  • Excel / VBA development
  • Ability to read C#
  • Object development algorithm


  • Prior Work experience
  • Required:
  • Previous significant experience as a business analyst in an investment banking environment (at least 5 years)
  • Work closely with Finance and Business Users
  • Work previously in an IT department and coordinated development implementation from end to end
  • Desired/ Plus:
  • Education
  • Required:
  • BS degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
  • Desired/ Plus:
  • Languages
  • English

    Desired/ Plus:

  • French