Business Analyst

Business Analyst

2018-07-24T18:03:08+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Jobs Opportunities|

Job title: Business Analyst
Location: Downtown Montreal

You are a result oriented team player with a strong focus on leading TickSmith and clients initiatives. You will utilize your business expertise and understanding of technical concepts to establish relationships with project sponsors and subject matter experts, in order to define solution scope and conducts requirements gathering exercises.

What you’ll be doing

  • Elicit business requirements from external clients, lead requirements gathering
  • Analyze the requirements to determine which module needs modifications
  • Prepare use cases and functional designs, lead walkthroughs to validate the documentation
  • Understand client data and map it to TickSmith’s internal data model
  • Validate that business requirements are satisfied during the user acceptance phase
  • Support the software development lifecycle from requirements through to delivery
  • Define and perform QA scripts and acceptance tests
  • Investigate issues and defects raised by business users
  • Work with developers to correct issues and defects
  • Mockup design, diagrams & prototypes
  • Build strong partnerships with clients and vendors to validate application design and achieve alignment and buy-in.

Your skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including excellent documentation skills in English
  • A track record of excellence in team dynamics
  • 1 – 3 years of experience in application software development
  • At least 1 year of business analysis experience
  • Strong client communications skills
  • Knowledge of agile methodology


  • Knowledge of financial markets (Canadian and US)
  • Experience of Jira
  • Technical experience with HTML, SQL
  • Wireframe tool (Axure)

What you’ll get

  • Competitive salaries – We keep our ear to the market so we can reward your hard work and initiative
  • Collaborative culture – You get to work with a great team of bright & dedicated individuals get exposure to a variety of teams across the organization. No silos here
  • Opportunity to make an impact – At this stage of the company everyone makes a huge impact on the company
  • Opportunity to grow in your role and more – TickSmith’s culture is to make sure that everyone can grow and experience as much as possible
  • Flexible hours – Give and take is our way of life
  • Great location – Located just out of downtown Montreal and easily accessible by public transport

About TickSmith Corp

TickSmith, with its TickVault platform based on Hadoop technology, is a leader in Big Data applications for the capital markets and financial services. As an industry innovator TickSmith is more than a place to work, it’s a place where your thoughts, ideas and creativity will be heard and leveraged while working on cutting edge products and technology. Based in Montreal, we come together daily to collaborate, strategize and execute on our mission.

If you have interest and passion about trading, market data, business analysis and wish to join a growing and exciting fintech startup, please forward your resume to: