Business Analyst

<p>The British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) is an unaccredited employers association currently representing fifty-five customer member companies comprised of ship owners and agents, stevedores, container and cruise ship terminal operators.</p> <p>The shipping business has always relied on people to keep the supply chain moving. It's this human side we do best, by helping to optimize our members&rsquo; operations&nbsp;with expertise in labour relations, safety &amp; training and recruiting.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Vancouver, BC

BC Maritime Employers Association

<h3 style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 12px; font-family: acumin-pro, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial;"><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: acumin-pro, Arial, sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial; float: none; display: inline !important;">There are a thousand moving parts on the waterfront. We bring them all together. We help British Columbia&rsquo;s ports run more efficiently by finding and training the right talent to work on them.</span></span><br /><br />We represent approximately 55 waterfront employers and, by extension, the more than 6,000 men and women who work for them. Our members are ship owners and agents, stevedores and port masters, container and cruise ship terminal operators. We help optimize our members&rsquo; operations by adding our expertise in labour relations, safety &amp; training, and recruiting.</h3> <h4 style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: acumin-pro, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial;">BCMEA member companies are a vital part of the BC economy and a mainstay of the coastal community. Operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, our partners move 60 million tonnes of goods worth $53 billion around the globe every year.&nbsp;</h4> http://www.bcmea.com/

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Full Time

Salary + Benefits

Overview: <p>Are you excited about creating great customer experiences?&nbsp; Do you love to solve complex problems?</p> <p>The BCMEA is looking for a <strong><u>Business Analyst</u></strong> who can help the development team deliver great products that provide value to our customers.&nbsp; This role will work with a product team to define the product and also perform quality assurance duties to ensure requirements are met.&nbsp; This hybrid role will be a very important in developing the next generation of our application and services.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li><strong>Requirements Gathering:</strong> Use various techniques including interviews, workshops, document analysis, observational research, needs analysis, business process modeling, workflow analysis, etc to gather requirements.</li> <li><strong>Analysis &amp; Specification:</strong> Develop and maintain clear and concise functional requirements, user stories, wireframes, flow chart diagrams, etc to help the team understand what to build</li> <li><strong>Collaborate: </strong>Work with product team to make product decisions, prioritize product backlog, manage scope of releases, support the team and help remove &nbsp;roadblocks</li> <li><strong>Quality Assurance:</strong> Be part of the team&rsquo;s quality assurance process including writing test cases and performing functional test; document and report defects, triage bugs with product team.</li> <li><strong>Training:</strong> Develop training material and deliver training sessions to users</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>5+ years of experience working as a Business Analyst</li> <li>2+ year of Quality Assurance experience including formulating and performing test plans to ensure functional and user requirements are met</li> <li>Excellent all around communications skills</li> <li>Degree in computer science, business administration or equivalent discipline</li> <li>Solid understanding of different business process modeling techniques</li> <li>Firm grasp of user-centered design, service design, experience design</li> <li>Understanding of usability challenges from various application interfaces including mobile browsers and mobile native devices</li> <li>Knowledge of SDLC, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Lean methodology</li> </ul> <p><strong>Who you are:</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>Team oriented;</strong> Work harmoniously with the others and engaged in continuous improvements of our systems, processes and culture.</li> <li><strong>Customer first attitude;</strong> You strive to satisfy the customer and are eager to learn why and how they perform their duties.</li> <li><strong>Systems thinker;</strong> You can visualize the overall picture and see how pieces fit together.</li> <li><strong>Attention to details;</strong> You often catch missing elements when discussing user stories and ask follow up questions to clarify the details.</li> <li><strong>Self-motivated; </strong>Always looking for opportunities to improve yourself and the environment around you.</li> <li><strong>Learner;</strong> Grasps new concepts and diagnose problems quickly. Excited with opportunities to learn something new.</li> </ul>