Lixar is looking for a
Senior Technical Analyst

Senior Technical Analyst
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking to hire a Senior Technical Analyst to join our team. As a Senior Technical Analyst, you will help the management team and clients define solution vision and collaborate with our developers to make it a reality. For this you will need top-notch communication skills, and an easy familiarity with technical matters.

What you will be doing:

  • Identify solutions used to solve key customers’ business objectives and provide technology vision
  • Develop detailed requirements, stories and acceptance criteria for the development teams
  • Play an active role in sprint planning to ensure the requirements are tracked and delivered on time and within scope
  • Manage the product backlog, grooming and prioritizing
  • Work closely with all key areas of the business from a technical and non-technical standpoint
  • Coordinate and refine requirements based on input and discussions with technical talent such as architects, technical leads and developers
  • Balance and communicate business needs and requirements vs technical feasibility of deliverables
  • Communicate technical vision through design, architecture, process and development discussions
  • Show customer leadership through the recommendation of technical and business approaches that show a true understanding of the client’s objectives

What you must have:

  • 4+ years of previous experience as a Product Owner, Business Analyst, Sales Engineering or similar in the private sector
  • Proven experience working in a software development environment
  • Understanding of Agile principles and working knowledge of Scrum
  • Engineering/Technical background
  • Demonstrated high level of effectiveness in both written and verbal communication
  • 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
  • An ability to prioritize technology decisions based on business value and impact

What you must value:

  • A sense of humour and ability to have fun with colleagues
  • High personal standards and commitment to quality
  • 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.