• Senior Business Analyst

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/11/2018 4:40 AM)
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    Product, Revenue and Marketing
    3000 - Product, Revenue and Marketing
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    Date:                           June 11, 2018

    Position Title:            Senior Business Analyst


    Company:                  TVO

    Division:                     Revenue, Product & Marketing

    Department:               Product         

    Reports To:                Manager, Product Delivery and User Experience
    Salary Range:            $54,873.00 - $67,503.80

    Location:                    Toronto, Yonge & Eglinton (on the Yonge subway line)


    As the Government of Ontario’s partner in digital learning, TVO’s vision is to create a better world through the power of learning.


    TVO’s powerful learning products and services, rooted in the curriculum, help build an Ontario that can adapt, innovate, and compete globally. Our in-depth current affairs journalism from an Ontario perspective supports citizen engagement and a more robust democracy. TVO is funded primarily by the Province of Ontario and is a registered charity supported by sponsors and thousands of donors. For more information, visit tvo.org.  




    Are you a smart, energetic, strategic thinker with experience working with internal and external customers? Do you have strong analytical, critical thinking and writing skills? The successful candidate will have experience working closely with teams across a wide spectrum of experiences and expertise. You will have the ability to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences, and gain an understanding of ongoing business challenges in the changing digital landscape across a large media organization. Familiarity with software requirements and the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) is an asset.


    The successful candidate will provide TVO’s product team with objective and comprehensive analysis of business requirements given internal and external conditions. You will also assist the Product Manager with everything from competitive landscape analysis to eliciting requirements and documenting processes.


    TVO is embarking on an ambitious long-term strategy to identify and leverage opportunities to drive value through the development of unique products that will help transform digital education and further deepen engagement with current affairs throughout Ontario. If you are excited by the opportunity to make an impact, apply today! 


    Key Responsibilities: 

    • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis
    • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources to distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs
    • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: Business Requirements Document, Competitive Landscape, Process documents
    • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
    • Serve as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow
    • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language
    • Contribute to all phases of the product & project lifecycle of new and existing ventures
    • Leverage insights and recommendations to contribute to the current business models, drive growth and improve user experience
    • Provide analysis of competitive landscape
    • Conduct market research, data collection and business analysis
    • Assist in defining business objectives, models and KPIs
    • Analyze and identify emerging approaches, technology, and features in digital education and current affairs
    • Assist in managing product development process, from roadmap creation to prototyping to testing


    • University degree required; degree in Business is an asset
    • 3+ years’ experience translating business objectives into technical software development requirements
    • Hands-on experience in the definition, documentation end reporting of program scope and objectives
    • Outstanding analytical skills are required, with a successful history in researching, collecting and synthesizing diverse information from varied sources
    • Superior interpersonal, relationship building and communications skills, tact and judgment
    • Superior oral and written communication skills, preferably with experience creating detailed documents
    • The Certification of Competency in Business AnalysisTM (CCBA®) designation and familiarity with the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) is an asset
    • Experience working in an educational environment is preferred
    • Experience working in an Agile software development environment is an asset
    • Demonstrates TVO's values of Excellence & Innovation, Ownership, Collaboration, Trust and Respect


    Qualified candidates are invited to submit a current resume by the stated date at 5:00 p.m.


    For Additional information about TVO please check out our website at TVO.org to access all of our web properties.


    TVO is an equal opportunity employer and will endeavour to accommodate job applicants with disabilities through the People & Culture Division. Upon request, all job postings will be made available in alternative format.


    TVO is committed to achieve a skilled workforce reflective of the population of Ontario.


    We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



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