Kelly Services Business Analyst in Waterloo, Canada
Kelly Services is currently looking for individuals for a contract Business Analyst working in their office located in Waterloo. This is a contract position for the duration of approximately 1 year, with the potential of extension or conversion to permanent placement. If you’re interested in being a part of a team where strong initiative is highly valued, apply with us today.
The successful candidate will have 1-3 years’ of progressive business analysis and testing experience, excellent knowledge of MS applications (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Visio and etc), good understanding of systems environments, quality assurance, and change management.
As the ideal candidate, you add value in your ability to communicate effectively with people. You have a high-energy level and a desire to become part of a globally dynamic organization offering possible long-term career opportunities.
Provide business support on systems releases, project implementations and project warranty support.
Ability to meet deadlines under tight work pressures
Assist senior analysts to liaise between business and systems areas, investigating issues, recommending and supporting the implementation of solutions which add value to internal and external customers.
Assist and/or identify root cause of problems and develop solutions to support stability of the production environment
Assist and/or identify areas of opportunities through detailed analysis and develop recommendations for improvement
Assist in gathering and documenting business requirements and ensure their successful implementation
Assist senior staff in analyzing current business processes
Assist in conducting workflow analysis, define user requirements, identify issues and recommend and implement solutions based on best practices, while validating that our system solutions meet the business requirements.
Ensure that the system solutions adhere to quality standards
Collaborate with geographically and culturally diverse team
Co-ordinate implementation activities with the business
Minimum 1-3 years of progressive business analysis & testing experience
Excellent knowledge MS applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, etc.)
Good understanding of systems environments, quality assurance and change management
Excellent analysis and testing skills including data gathering, problem solving, test strategy and plan creation and execution
Possesses a strong desire to understand the business with the capability to analyze and seek out answers with minimal direction
Strong organizational skills, proven ability to establish priorities
Ability to manage multiple tasks with accuracy, strong attention to detail;
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate and build rapport with all levels of staff;
Adaptable, flexible and comfortable working in a fast paced and frequently changing business environment;
Strong technical skills
Ability to work independently, as well as collaborate and partner in a team environment with geographically dispersed Business stakeholders and peers
Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to influence and negotiate with others
Ability to produce quality work and work to deadlines
Ability to successfully support analysis activity on multiple initiatives in parallel
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