Information Technology Business Analyst

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, collaborative, hard-working and have the desire to help KV Capital drive its growth initiative.

DESCRIPTION

As the Business Analyst, you will play a key role in planning and executing technical and digital transformation initiatives designed to support KV Capital’s goals for future success and ensure the health and operability of our IT infrastructure. You will work within a multidisciplinary team to develop innovative solutions integrating existing and emerging technologies to build and elevate digital systems, processes, and practices. This role will utilize broad business and technology knowledge to recommend and implement solutions which generate true value for KV Capital and its customers. A high level of attention to detail and the desire to develop professionally in a dynamic work environment is expected.

YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

You will be responsible for:

-Working closely with internal stakeholders to gather business requirements and understand processes to identify opportunities for forward-thinking solutions that promote increased efficiency, automation, and productivity.

-Defining and prioritizing technology requirements, proposing solutions, presenting business cases, soliciting feedback, and gaining consensus prior to development.

-Leading end-to-end workflow automation (document, design, build, test, deploy, maintain) using best practices.

-Providing technology and business analysis all aspects of technology-related projects to ensure coherent, integrated, and secure operating environments that effectively meet evolving business needs.

-Creating and maintaining process models, specifications, visual diagrams, and flowcharts for existing and future processes.

-Participating in the processes of system implementation by reviewing acceptance criteria, QA test strategy and providing post-implementation training and support.

-Effectively communicating insights, plans, enhancements of processes and training to team members and management.

-Developing long-term technology strategies that position the investment and use of technology and data as a key enabler for achieving the strategic priorities.

-Developing and maintaining an expert level of knowledge and skills in the area of existing/emerging technologies within the framework of KV Capital Inc.’s information technology environment and strategic direction.

ABOUT KV CAPITAL INC

In 2006, we started the journey to simply the complex world of finance. KV Capital Inc. was founded on the premise that simpler means better. Sounds good, right? Since then, both our team and our service offerings have grown. But we have always remained focused on making transactions easy for our clients – without cutting corners. So, what exactly do we do you ask? Today, we deliver both expert solutions and peace-of-mind for all our clients and stakeholders through our operations which include private mortgage lending, mortgage brokering(residential and commercial), capital raising, and private equity. KV Capital has grown by prioritizing the achievement of long-term outcomes and building teams of high-performing professional staff who excel in their collaborative and dynamic operations.

YOUR CAPABILITIES AND CREDENTIALS

To be successful in this role you must have:  

-Demonstrated ability to lead the business analyst effort from preliminary discussion with all stakeholders from project intake to closure.

-Advanced understanding of business functions, workflows, and processes.

-An innovative mindset to improve operational efficiencies and ability to influence change, with a primary focus on business unit stakeholders’ needs.

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills to produce professional-quality communication material suited to its purpose and audience and the ability to develop and present formal/informal recommendations.

-Strong customer service focus with the proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with team members and internal and external stakeholders.  

-Strong organizational and time management skills to effectively manage multiple priorities and competing demands with tight timelines.

-Functional knowledge of common and specific software including: Microsoft Office 365, MS Teams, SharePoint, Salesforce, HubSpot, Power BI, etc.  

-The following are considered an asset but not required: i) Knowledge of APIs and web services concepts and standards; ii) Experience with database management and computer programming; and iii) Familiarity with scripting and coding language.

-Minimum three (3) years of experience in similar capacity.

-Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Engineering or a related discipline.

STRUCTURE

Employee, full-time, permanent

LOCATION

Edmonton, AB

POSITION

Information Technology Business Analyst

Job title dependent on seniority of the successful applicant

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Full-time

WORK REMOTELY

Temporarily due to COVID-19

BENEFITS

  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home

APPLY NOW!

You will be part of an enthusiastic and highly effective team with no end of challenging and transformational work in sight. The company is growing, and the mindset is expansionary.  

We offer competitive total compensation, an engaging and collaborative environment, recognition for performance and opportunities for growth and advancement. 

To apply, please forward your resume and cover letter to: Careers@kvcapital.ca

Please indicate “Information Technology Business Analyst” in the subject line

Kanvi Group Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status in any of it’s activities or operations.

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