Accreon Inc.

  • Agile Business Analyst

    Job Locations CA-NB-Remote | CA-NB-Fredericton | CA-PE-Charlottetown
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/23/2019 9:41 AM)
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    Information Technology
  • Overview

    About you

    As an Agile Business Analyst, you are strategic, resilient and enjoy engaging people.  You are motivated to drive project timelines forward and enjoy working in team-based environments. If this is you, read on! 


    About the role

    In this role, you will work closely with project stakeholders and end users to elicit, understand, analyze and document the requirements for a system in order to solve a given business problem.


    What you’ll be doing

    • Facilitate a common view and a shared understanding of the requirements amongst all parties involved in the development effort
    • Refine PBL user stories through effective requirement gathering, understanding, formulating, and updating of the user story with just enough supporting documentation
    • Specify a variety of requirements from business to detailed software requirements that take various forms, such as stakeholder needs or expected system behavior in both functional and non-functional terms
    • Align with the product owner(s) the backlog and priority of the requirements
    • Structuring and alignment of requirements with the development teams including technical analysis of the requirements
    • Analyze business requirements and technical specifications of applications in development to see how they can be developed into testable elements
    • Act as communication hub between development and product owners and between product owners


    Essential Skills and Qualifications:

    • Bachelor degree in informatics or equivalent
    • A minimum of 5 years of experience in gathering, analysing and structuring requirements
    • A minimum of 5 years of experience in presenting and communicating requirements to development teams
    • Experience in healthcare IT (understand domain, workflows and terminology) is required
    • Knowledge of agile development processes is essential
    • High degree of self-organization and excellent communication skills
    • Ability to develop supporting diagrams such as process diagrams and process flows
    • Demonstrated experience as a cross functional analyst performing both requirement analysis and software testing
    • Demonstrated experience in backlog grooming, User Story development and prioritization
    • Demonstrated experience participating in Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews and other agile activities
    • Experience with requirements and test management tools to support Agile development activities (Atlassian JIRA and Confluence preferred)
    • Highly motivated and dependable with good oral, written communication skills and a quick learner, a team player also capable of working independently with an open mind and have ability to see the business needs through system requirements for smooth integration of all projects.


    A little bit about us

    At Accreon, Inc., we're using leading-edge technologies to provide our clients with top-level solutions.  Our services range from full system development to managing complex hosted infrastructures in the cloud.  We work with a diverse range of public and private sector interests.


    We are strongly committed to creating a positive working environment for our employees, and we strive to give them opportunities to broaden their experience and constantly acquire leading-edge industry skills.


    Become part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, make decisions, achieve your full potential, and to chart your own career.


    Work with Us

    The Accreon, Inc. culture is one that promotes a healthy work/life balance.  Our team of dynamic individuals are passionate about our community at home and abroad.


    Some of our perks

    • Competitive salary
    • Bonus plan
    • Excellent health benefits and RRSP package
    • Flexible vacation plan
    • Training, certification and mentorship to ensure you’re constantly learning
    • Casual team environment with Friday Happy Hour.
    • and many other perks


    What you can expect from us


    Build your career with us

    It is an extraordinary time to be in business.  As digital transformation continues to accelerate, Accreon is at the center of this change - supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.


    At Accreon, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals.  As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership.  All of our professionals’ benefit from the value we collectively create.


    Come join our team!


    Learn more about Accreon at


    Accreon thanks all applicants for their interest.  However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.


    Equal Employment Opportunity

    Accreon is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect.  We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.


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