Social Development has undertaken a project known as the Integrated Housing Solution, to replace its legacy NB Housing collection of applications with a new Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) software solution provided by Northgate.
The purpose of this Statement of Work is to obtain the services of Senior Business Analyst Level 3 (SBA3) for the Integrated Housing Solution project, to assist the Department with the implementation preparation activities and to be part of the project’s implementation team.
This resource will be defining, documenting, presenting, testing and implementing the Housing business area’s “To-Be Processes” that will be used in conjunction with Integrated Housing Solution.
Some after hours and weekend work may be required for the successful candidate, however, any overtime or work during non-business hours must be approved in advance.
The Language of Work is English.
The Language of Service is English.
The successful proponent will be expected to produce the deliverables described in Section 11.
University Degree (Information Technology or Business Administration related)
Community College Diploma (Information Technology or Business Administration related)
An equivalent level of education and experience may also be considered.
Years of IM/IT Experience: Minimum 8 Years
Experience as a Business Analyst: Minimum 8 Years
The Business Analyst will be expected to:
S1 Experience working with cross functional business and technical teams that includes a mix of in-house resources and external participants. 5 years
S2 Experience working with medium to large business application systems development project teams.
Medium to large complex projects are those that:
o cross multiple business units and / or organizations (i.e. 4 or 5 business units);
o Operate for an extended period (i.e. more than 12 months); and
o Involves dealing with business transformation issues as well as technical
S3 Demonstrate experience conducting business process analysis, process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and / or evaluation of business processes
S4 Facilitation skills - Demonstrated experience in conducting working sessions with business/clients for requirements gathering.
S5 Experience analyzing functional requirements to identify information, procedures, and decision flows.
S6 Experience developing and documenting a detailed statement of requirements, both functional and non-functional.
S7 Experience defining and documenting interfaces of manual to automated operations within application sub-systems, to external systems, and between new and existing systems.
S8 Experience creating test cases, requirements traceability documentation, defining test data requirements, and executing test cases.
S9 Experience using Agile and the development of User stories or similar methodology.
S10 Experience working with a geographically distributed team.
S11 Experience working within the Public Sector as a Business Analyst.
Vendors are requested to include 3 references (included with the response)
The successful candidate will report to the Director Business Application Services- SD located at 551 King St., Fredericton, NB.
The successful candidate will be required on a full-time basis, from May 27, 2019 until June 30, 2020 (maximum of 265 days in total).
SNB reserves the right to truncate the engagement, as needed.
SNB may extend the engagement, monetarily, by 25% or 6 months, whichever is reached first, if it deems necessary.
The successful candidate is required onsite for the duration of the engagement with SNB at 551 King St., Fredericton, NB. SNB will provide office space with access to pertinent information and resources for the duration of the engagement.
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $50.00 to $63.00 /hour