Business Analyst

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
Job ID:
Mohit Sisodyia

One prestigious Calgary energy client has an immediate need for a Business Analyst to join their team for a four month contract opportunity.  This contract has a very high chance of extension.

The Well Licensing Project is delivering a single intake system for Directive 56 Well Licence authorizations in a single technology to obtain information through an application process, benefitting full life cycle regulation through coordination beyond application decisions.  The first release, which focused on well applications has been completed, the second release is anticipated to focus on well amendments and will soon be in the ideation phase.

Project Deliverables

Requirements Gathering Workshops & Documentation of:

  • Business Functional Requirements
  • Build Functional Decomposition Diagram
  • Non-Functional Requirements
  • Information Management Requirements
  • Scope Definition with Business
  • Scope Signoff
  • Other Business Analysis duties as required.
  • Sprint planning, JIRA stories creation/maintenance/ownership
  • Assist with system testing, business testing, and test coordination.

Job Description

  • Identify, evaluate, and ensure a clear understanding of the needs of clients and stakeholders. Turn that understanding into a concise business requirement with detailed technical requirements. To succeed you must be able to evaluate information from a variety of sources, reconcile conflicts and then create a requirements traceability matrix against the solution architecture, design, test planning and hand over to support.
  • This role requires continuous monitoring of the business need and the impact of solutions to ensure current state matches desired state. Are the solutions being integrated by the users, is the business need being met?
  • This will require risk analysis, cost/benefit analysis, and feasibility and gap analysis. Weaving together multiple technologies, leverage existing technologies for increased strategic usage and to solve business challenges may be necessary.
  •  Using problem solver, strong communication skills, analytic skills, organizational and time management, client-interfacing skills, your solutions must be communicated in a professional and concise manner including PowerPoint presentations, reports and documentation. 
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to build consensus with diverse team of business and technical SMEs. Positive mindset.
  • Draft project requirements, write test scenarios and plans, manage projects, possess technical knowledge to work well with developers, and bring sound business knowledge to IT projects.

Skills Required

Requirement elicitations, analysis and management and translating those needs into business requirements.  Ensure effective use of end applications and evaluate the integration with other modules, applications.

Skills that are an asset

An Asset: Familiarity with Confluence, experience working on agile projects, familiar with the Jira or Microsoft Visual Studio Team Services tools.


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