Golder Associates Business Analyst in CALGARY, Alberta

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Business Analyst to join our IT team on a full time basis based in Vancouver or Calgary.

An overview of your role will include:

  • Using current techniques and models, develop business requirements aligned with global industry best practices and Golder’s outcomes

  • Develop relationships with stakeholders, adopting a ‘trusted advisor’ role

  • Collaborate with technical and business teams in developing practical and cost effective technology solutions

  • Participate in the design and testing of any approved application to be used in conjunction with existing global system so that it adheres to our existing practices, procedures, and standards

  • Conduct research on software and hardware products to meet agreed upon requirements and to support purchasing efforts

  • Work with business sponsors to gather pilot test groups, conduct application overviews, conduct “train the trainer” sessions

  • Assist release teams to achieve successful releases

  • Resolve issues raised by the user communities from fault identification, reproduction, root cause analysis, product issues, etc.; identify and resolve common problems; identify work-around solutions while issue is resolved

  • Communicate changes, enhancements, and modifications of business requirements– verbally or through written documentation to project managers, sponsors, and other stakeholders so that issues and solutions are understood

  • Create and maintain documentation including user guides and training materials to aid in user training and support; deliver training where necessary

  • Travel regionally and internationally as required. Estimated travel time 10%

You will have a background in:

  • University degree in Computing systems, Systems Design, or related Business Degree in information systems

  • 5 years’ experience in business analysis, requirements gathering, process and data mapping

  • Knowledge of cloud technologies for the financial / project accounting / professional services field(s) / CRM / HR systems in a professional services organization

  • Knowledge in risk management, environmental health and safety, quality assurance audits, and legal processes an asset

  • Project Management experience required, as well as process design and documentation experience

  • Experience in financial reporting systems and tools

  • Exposure to project-based work structures

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft platforms including MS Windows, MS Office, SharePoint O365

  • Knowledge in relational databases, agile application development, and Oracle Cloud systems an asset

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Option to purchase shares in Golder

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at https://vimeo.com/252065645 video.

Title: Business Analyst

Location: AB-CALGARY

Requisition ID: 18000411