Business Analyst

Applicants must have experience analyzing and documenting software requirements
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

RA Outdoors (formally a division of ACTIVE Network) is currently hiring for a Business Analyst to join our tech center in Mississauga. We are looking for someone who is passionate about building great software for our customers, plain and simple. You will get the chance to work with a leadership team with decades of experience, exciting technology, a great team and comprehensive compensation package.

Applicants must have experience analyzing and documenting software requirements as well as knowledge of order management/processing software, retail management solutions or cash register software

Main Responsibilities

·       Translate high level objectives provided by Software Product Management and external clients into testable, measurable functional specifications

·       Research and document functional requirements, integrating multiple sources

·       Take software product feature ownership and manage full life cycle of the requirement

·       Produce and maintain product backlog and participate in or drive sprint planning where appropriate

·       Analyze and document user workflows

·       Develop use cases, demonstrating how each class of user interacts with each system function

·       Assist with the prioritization of initial feature development and ongoing change requests

·       Assist the Quality Assurance group with execution of systematic and ad-hoc test cases. Log failures so that QA Analysts may follow up to ensure resolution

·       Manage/update/communicate evolving requirements documents through complete project life cycle

·       Ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with all levels of leadership including Clients, Product Management, Development, UX, QA, and Support



  • 2-4 years’ experience in a product management or Business Analyst role working specifically with enterprise software products

·       Expert knowledge of Agile, Scrum and Software Development (SDLC) and/or pragmatic marketing

·       Must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills and be able to effectively communicate across all levels of the organization

·       Experience in requirement management, including requirements gathering, analysis, and specification documentation

·       Ability to assume intellectual ownership and possess strong attention to details and commitment to delivering quality product

·       Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and synthesize cross-functional input in a team/collaborative environment

·       Translate high level objectives from clients into measurable functional requirements

·       Act as the communication hub for product information both internally and externally with all stakeholders

·       Project coordination, market research and needs analysis

·       Research customers' business practices and needs relative to new features and modules

·       Propose new solutions based on customer input, surveys, imaginative interpretation of user needs, market needs analysis, and known technological solutions

·       Work closely with interaction designers to ensure designs meet requirements and customer needs


Desired Experience or Knowledge

·       Agile/SCRUM software development and web product design

·       Order processing, accounting, ecommerce, web communications, content management

Ra Outdoors is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Posted By

Lindsey Mercer

717 N Harwood St Suite 27 Dallas, TX, 75201

Dice Id : RTL66937
Position Id : 035938
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