IT - Project Management
Nov 19, 2019
Our client is a leading wealth management firm. Located in downtown, we're seeking a senior BSA on contract.
Duration: 6 months with a high likelihood of extension:
Acts as as the primary contact/relationship manager for a portfolio of business partners in the development and implementation of strategic directions, new business opportunities, product initiatives, and service developments.
Consults with the business to understand its goals and objectives for a specific initiative or project and advises the business on the functionality, applicability, and usability of alternative technology.
Responsible for owning the solution to satisfy the business need.
Elicits, analysis, documents and manages business and solution requirements.
Acts as a primary requirements management contact on projects.
Recommends process improvements.
Builds relationships and works collaboratively with stakeholders to identify solutions and resolve variance from product/application specifications.
Reviews testing documentation and participates in triaging defects to ensure business needs and solution requirements are met.
Participates in post implementation reviews and processes (e.g. lessons learned, post-install application verifications, warranty support reviews etc.).
Provides subject matter expertise on specific application usage or area of knowledge (e.g., setting up customer data on various products).
Supports other team members in achieving project/ business objectives and providing client services.
University degree/college diploma and/or 10+ years progressive business analysis/business consulting experience, supporting and leading large/enterprise-wide projects.
Solid problem solving and analytical skills. Ability to multi-task in a multi-faceted role within a high paced environment.
Strong relationship management, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
Solid understanding of requirements elicitation, analysis, documentation and management.
Ability to apply techniques associated with data and process modeling.
Advanced knowledge of the project management lifecycle (PMLC) and experience with various applications of the software development lifecycle (Waterfall, Iterative, Agile).
Expertise in Wealth Management domain and Wealth Management Front Office and Back Office Full Service is a definite advantage
Hands-on experience with Web development and UX prototyping tools is a strong advantage
Experience in defining business rules and using UML for visual modeling is a strong advantage
Hands-on experience with use cases and user stories is an asset
Familiarity with business assessment tools (e.g. feasibility studies, business cases, cost/benefit analysis, project sizing and costing) is an asset.
Canadian Securities Course or related certification is an asset.
Working knowledge of SQL is an asset.