Lixar is looking for a
Business Analyst

Business Analyst
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar is looking to bring in a Business Analyst to work on medium and enterprise-class projects. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the solution scope for a portfolio of projects.

What you will be doing:

  • Conveying the vision of what the client wishes to build to the rest of the development team.
  • Defining and managing scope and requirements across the lifecycle of IT and Data Science projects.
  • Gathering and documenting requirements with the client and presenting for approval.
  • Assisting project leaders in the development of project plans and ensuring that all team members understand their assigned requirements.
  • Balancing the client and team needs on an ongoing basis.
  • Ensuring ongoing alignment of client requirements, project deliverables, and project scope.
  • Setting up, facilitating and documenting team and client meetings.
  • Writing proposals and estimates.
  • Influencing and leading teams to success.

What you must have:

  • 5+ years’ progressive experience in a business analyst or data analyst role.
  • Experience working in a software development environment.
  • Engineering / Technical background.
  • Experience producing requirements documentation, use cases and other related artifacts for software applications and data projects.
  • A solid grasp of project management basics in an SDLC (software delivery life cycle) context, DSLC (data science life cycle) considered a plus.
  • Experience handling multiple concurrent projects.
  • Communication – demonstrates a high level of effectiveness both written and verbal.
  • Proven ability to meet commitments, meet timelines and deliver.
  • Accepts accountability for actions and understands the business impact of decisions made.
  • Ability to work independently, manage change and work well under pressure.
  • Proven ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges.
  • High personal standards and commitment to quality.
  • Deep business knowledge and understanding of data related business problems.

What you must value:

  • A sense of humour
  • Knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Creation and promotion of an environment where people are on-side and feel a collective sense of success.
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!

Sound like you?

Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.