Business Analyst, Senior level

CGI Information Systems and Management Consultants Inc

June 09, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in more than 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.


Job Summary: 

This is a great opportunity to become an employee of the CGI Group in Victoria to provide leading information technology services to our clients. We are seeking Business Analysts who have a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience in an IT environment, including 2 years of application development experience in business analysis in health or portal and/or government environments.

Those who have applied to earlier postings are encouraged to re-apply.

Key responsibilities:

- Determine through reading documentation and interactive sessions with clients the business needs to be satisfied by new or enhanced IT applications.
- Use business process and data modeling techniques and tools to capture and analyze requirements.
- Design business processes and procedures.
- Formally document findings and present proposed solutions to clients
- Write high level functional specifications.
- Prepare and maintain project deliverables according to CGI's ISO certified processes.
- Play a lead role in the development of business requirements documentation.
- Facilitation and leadership skills to organize group sessions
- Assist in sizing, resource estimates, scope and requirements for a variety of projects.

May be required to:

- Assist in developing project plans for the related tasks of a project.
- Assist in designing logical and physical data models.
- Lead or participate in JAD sessions.
- Develop and execute test cases.
- Provide application training.

Our ideal candidate will have:

- Successfully completed a recognized 2-year technical diploma or a university degree program in Computer Science/Information Technology,
- A minimum of 5 years related IT experience,
- Superior interpersonal, leadership skills,
- Strong verbal and written English communication skills,
- Ability to work under pressure with multiple priorities,
- Ability to work in a team environment,
- Ability to perform successfully under limited supervision, and
- Strong problem solving, analytical and decision-making abilities.

Mandatory Skills:

- 5 years or more post graduate related IT experience
- Superior interpersonal skills in order to interact with clients and team members
- Strong verbal and written English communication skills
- Business process analysis and modeling
- Requirements, Methodology and Analysis experience in large business or government application development or maintenance environments

Nice to have skills:

- Microsoft Visio
- Data modeling
- Rational Unified Process (RUP)
- Microsoft Project
- Experience with Web Based Development

How To Apply: 

To apply, please go to our website:

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.