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Business Systems Analyst - Cloud Application

Toronto, ON
Business Systems Analyst – Cloud Application, IT
Toronto - Job # 5386

Who we are:

Canaccord Genuity (CG) is a leading independent full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry:  wealth management and capital markets.  CG is driven by an unwavering commitment to build lasting client relationships – we achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional, and corporate clients through comprehensive wealth management solutions and investment banking services.  We are a leading independent wealth management firm in Canada, and the leading mid-market provider of investment banking advisory, equity research, sales and trading services for corporations and institutions.

We pride ourselves on understanding our clients’ needs and finding innovative, bespoke solutions.  Our entrepreneurial and friendly team will challenge you to learn and grow every day.  We value great work and collaboration and strive to eliminate bureaucratic thinking.  We’re looking for talented people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and want to have an impact with innovative ideas and best practices.

Come be a part of our Canadian success story and help deliver superior experiences for our clients. At CG, we recognize that diversity across our business strengthens our client relationships and enables more innovative solutions.  We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. CG provides an accessible candidate experience. If you need any accommodations throughout the interview process and beyond, please let us know.

We are currently looking for a Business Systems Analyst – Cloud Application. The successful candidate will have strong experience working on Digital Workplace Projects, such as delivering Office 365 and SharePoint Projects.

  • Help our Application team deliver change projects that support the strategic objectives of our business;
  • Gather and document business requirements in a way that shows you have a thorough understanding of what’s best for our customers and best for the business;
  • Translating collected information into Business Requirements documentation, using a variety of techniques including user stories, diagrams and process documents;
  • Involvement in the full lifecycle of projects from start to finish, making sure communication is clear, governance is consistent, and projects are seen right through to sign off;
  • Facilitating workshops;
  • Focus on working with the business to drive the adoption of MS Teams and O365 Applications, to showcasing to the business how they can leverage these tools to its full potential in meeting the needs of our business partners;
  • Ensure the solutions we deliver are practical, achievable, cost effective and meet our business and strategic objectives;
  • Provide support for SharePoint solutions such as the Intranet, Project and Team Sites;
  • Consistently asking the business what problem it has and suggesting an Enterprise Core Application as the solution. 

Skills & Qualifications:
  • 2 - 3 years’ experience as a Technical Business Analyst;
  • 3 - 4 years immersive experience within the Microsoft stack of technologies (SharePoint, O365, Azure environments);
  • 2 - 3 years’ experience within application development, programming and scripting preferred;
  • Experience working with Azure App Services, Pipelines, Blob Storage, Functions, Key Vault is a plus;
  • Knowledge of C#, .Net framework, MS SQL, and web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) is an asset;
  • Microsoft Power Platform (PowerApps, Power Automate);
  • Microsoft SharePoint Design, Development and Administration with experience in Workflow creation and PowerShell;
  • Experience with integrating Microsoft products (Outlook, SharePoint, etc) for different business needs;
  • Experience in Using Cloud Services such as Microsoft Azure, Graph API, and M365;
  • Experience in developing Web Application, Web APIs in both on-Prem and serverless environment;
  • Clear and concise communication skills;
  • Experience liaising between Architecture/Development teams and our business partners to foster relationship growth across all involved team members;
  • The ability to keep up with the constant changes to technology - There is high demand on the team to connect to IT and Business partners;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Familiarity with project management methodologies, and experience in the full project lifecycle;
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment;
  • Self-drive, having the ability to work independently as well as being a proactive team player;
  • Has the ability to meet strict deadlines.
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