Business Analyst

49 Solutions is looking for experienced Business Analyst Consultants or those interested in the consulting. As a consulting firm in Ottawa, we specialize in matching quality consultants with Federal Government contracts.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Reliability Security Clearance or eligibility and interest in getting security clearance;

  • 5 years of work experience as a Business Analyst;

  • Advising Senior Management on a range of issues affecting the organization's ability to achieve the project's business objectives;

  • Identifying opportunities for organizational improvement;

  • Assisting in the prioritization and assignment of organizational improvements;

  • Developing and/or implementing an organizational improvement plan, business plan, policies and standards;

  • Making recommendations and providing advice for improvements and assisting in developing solutions, scenarios and implementing recommendations;

  • Preparing and presenting findings, status and other relevant matters;

  • Collecting and analyzing information and presenting findings on complex issues, carrying out or coordinating research as required and preparing reports;

  • Identifying and researching best practices;

  • Processing problems into solutions or new opportunities/initiatives;

  • Analyzing, advising on, and implementing business processes, strategies and functions;

  • Advising on business decisions;

  • Preparing and advising on contracts structure and enforcement;

  • Leading and managing various business systems and process improvements (for example, initiating redesign to promote increased efficiencies and reduce overall costs, implementing improvements to automation of process);

  • Recognizing market factors and adapting business decisions to the context of the organization's sector and industry;

  • Implementing and advising on measures to mitigate risk;

  • Facilitating Joint Application Development (JAD) session and acting as facilitator during workshops;

  • Translating the business requirements into System/Functional requirements;

  • Analyzing and documenting the business requirements and delivering work products through the life cycle;

  • Assessing the organization's capacity/capability to undertake and successfully deliver an initiative or a change;

  • Consulting stakeholders (individually or by means of facilitating group sessions) to identify comprehensive business requirements;

  • Documenting business requirements for all stakeholders;

  • Providing support in analyzing, evaluating and controlling risks, especially related to requirements;

  • Managing the implementation of an organizational improvement plan to identify, analyze, plan, track and control organizational improvements on a continuous basis;

  • Performing Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) Analysis when producing a business case to determine whether further investment in a project is warranted;


  • Currently located in Ottawa;

  • 10+ years of experience as a Business Analyst;

  • Secret Security Clearance or Top Secret Security Clearance;

  • Experience working with the federal government.