Senior BA

Location: Regina, SK, Canada
Date Posted: 17-01-2018
Tangentia is a Premier IBM Business Partner & was also awarded as the fastest growing IBM Business Partners for 2012, 2013 & 2014 . Our Head office is in Toronto, Canada with offices in US and India as well. You can learn more at

Tangentia is one of the key Implementation partners with IBM and work closely with IBM services groups like GBS, GTS and ISSW. Tangentia isauthorized to sell and implement all IBM software brands across USA, Canada & India. Some of our key strengths are around  Identity & Access Management, IBM security, Sterling Commerce, Cognos, Tivoli and WebSphere. Tangentia is also a key partner and works closely with the IBM training group.

Job Title: 
Sr. Business Analyst
Job ID #: 180124
Location: Regina, SK
Duration: 6 months + Ext
Start Date: ASAP
Interview Type: Phone & Skype

Role Description

Mandatory Qualifications/Requirements
  • Demonstrated experience as a practicing Senior Business Analyst working on a diverse portfolio of technical initiatives and projects across a variety of sectors.
  • Demonstrated experience eliciting, developing, documenting and/or managing: requirements, business process models, use cases, and business rules throughout the lifecycle of the project.
  • Demonstrated experience in creating, planning and executing testing strategies and in leading the business SMEs through the process of User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Demonstrated experience in creating, contributing to or leading RFP development and process.
  • Demonstrated experience creating, planning, organizing and facilitating multi-stakeholder workshops, meetings and presentations with both technical and business groups.
  • Demonstrated experience as the primary project lead or project manager of system implementation projects. 

Scored Qualifications/Requirements
  • Demonstrated experience at in business analysis methods and practices with experience in developing business and technical requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to document and communicate business information into technical specifications and conversely to simplify complex technical information into business language.
  • Demonstrated ability to create, plan and manage: test plans, test strategies, test cases, test scripts, test scenarios and test conditions.
  • Demonstrated experience in performing the role of a Test Lead and in leading business SME’s through the process of User Acceptance Testing (UAT).  Candidates are asked to describe their experience (role and duration).
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and facilitate organizational change, as it relates to business technology.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare project documents including, but not limited to, traceability matrices, business cases, proposals, RFPs, feasibility studies, functional requirements, strategies, training manuals, business/technical architecture specifications, detailed budget estimates, and gap analysis.
  • Demonstrated Experience at a senior level on at least one large complex project that involved implementing major changes to business systems and processes. Candidates are asked to describe what makes this a complex project and why the changes are major.
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects concurrently, meet deadlines and work under pressure. Candidates are asked to describe the role and responsibilities and to state success factors.
  • Demonstrated experience facilitating and conducting business process mapping workshops and requirements gathering sessions to elicit true requirements with an emphasis of understanding the business priorities.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing and leading RFP process.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing and conducting presentations, organizing and facilitating interviews, workshops and meetings.
  • Demonstrated experience of working with an integrated team of (greater than ten) business users, technical resources and third party vendors comprised of employees and contracted resources.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical, creative problem-solving and diagnostic skills.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills with proven experience working and communicating effectively (both verbal and written) with all levels within an organization.
  • A Diploma or Degree in a Computer Science, Business Analysis, Business Administration or related field is considered an asset.
  • Change Management Certification is considered an asset.
  • Project management experience is considered an asset.
  • Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) certification is considered an asset
  • Previous experience working in the public sector is considered an asset.
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