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Senior IT Analyst

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 988 Broadway West
  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Other Possible Location(s): Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Information Technology
  • Job ID: JR10015625
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2023-02-10

Description

Context:

The person will be involved in stakeholder management. We are looking for someone with

excellent communication skills and a good understanding of the IT and business environment.

You will work on application projects related to iA Dealer Services in Agile and SAFe methodology

About iA Dealer Services:

- Line of business that sells aftermarket products via dealerships to end customers

- We have a few in house applications that we maintain

- iA Dealer Services is Canada’s most comprehensive provider of aftermarket protection products and F&I training services.

 Responsibilities

  • Understand, analyze, document and support partners/users in clarifying their needs.
  • ·Perform complete, fully documented and substantiated analyses that are based on solid evidence.
  • ·Formulate professional opinions and make pragmatic recommendations in compliance with established standards, rules and guidelines.
  • Examine data and reports to identify underlying trends, major gaps and root causes of a various issues.
  • ·Actively contribute to solving operational problems and proposing solutions to improve processes and methods.
  • ·Carry out duties and achieve the deliverables under personal responsibilities in collaboration with other stakeholders in the field or workgroup.
  • ·Support partners/users throughout the delivery process while guaranteeing the quality of the service provided.
  • ·Actively participate in all of the team’s activities (ceremony preparation, definition of done, etc.).

Specific responsibilities

  • Assist in defining the functions, services or technical elements required.
  • Assist in designing the solution in collaboration with the team while maintaining the “just enough – just in time” mentality using the best practices supported by the centres of excellence.
  • Participate in the development and application of functional rules, technical specifications, and solution design and delivery standards.
  • Actively contribute, with other experts in the sector, to the implementation of solutions and the execution of the following activities (examples): proof of concept and prototyping, various validations, workload assessment, testing strategies, testing, operations and user documentation, training and knowledge articles, etc.
  • Assist with or carry out testing at various levels of detail, both functional and technical, and support partners in this area.
  • Actively contribute to the maintenance of the documentation necessary for the sustainability of designed or current elements and to the IT asset development plans under the team’s responsibility.
  • Assist in monitoring, developing and supporting applications, systems and practices in the sector or field of expertise.
  • As needed, perform certain technical, development, configuration or quality assurance activities when required by the context.

Desired profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, administration or other relevant training of a similar level and 7 five years of experience in a similar role.
  • ·Knowledge of Lean/Agile principles and ability to apply them in a teamwork context.
  • Strong analytical, processing, coordination and collaboration skills.
  • Good communication, writing and lay explanation skills
  • Ability to maintain healthy work relationships with stakeholders in various sectors and at various hierarchical levels.
  • Appreciation and promotion of internal partner/user contact.
  • Curiosity, autonomy, discipline and analytical thinking.
  • Desire to continue to learn.
  • French would be an asset
  • Knowledge of the insurance and financial services industry is an asset.

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With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

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