Project Analyst

Job#: 2023782

Job Description:

 REQUIREMENTS
TERM The engagement is expected to start on April 29, 2024* and last 10 months with the possibility of extension. 
QUALIFICATIONS The successful Candidate should demonstrate the following qualifications and experience (the “Qualifications”): •
Formal project management education or certification including Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), or equivalent certificate.
• College degree or diploma in technology.
• Minimum 3 years of progressively responsible experience or related background.
• Recent, related experience in a leadership capacity, including the ability to lead and motivate a team, delegate tasks, and provide guidance and support to agile team members throughout the project lifecycle. • Familiarity with managing projects in kanban/agile style and utilizing work management tools such as Jira. • Knowledge of project management methodologies and tools including scope management, work breakdown structures and scheduling, risk assessment, decision tree analysis, etc. • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to translate business requirements into functional scope and specifications, and the ability to communicate complicated technical issues to technical, non-technical, Steering Committee, and Executive audiences. • Strong analytical skills including the ability to quickly identify potential issues and risks and craft innovative solutions. • The application of appropriate judgment and discretion in the resolution or escalation of project issues and recommendations to Steering Committee or Executive. • Excellent time management skills to prioritize tasks, manage deadlines, and ensure timely completion of project deliverables. • Experience with the gaming industry. • Experience working with a Crown corporation. • Experience with Evergreen IT and coordinating technical debt. • Demonstrated experience with moderate to large technical implementations, preferably in the Identity & Access Management, Networking Systems, and Information Security spaces. SERVICES The successful Candidate will have experience in: • Data Analysis: collecting, analyzing, and interpreting project data to identify trends, patterns, and insights that can inform decision-making and drive project success. 5 • Reporting: generating regular reports, dashboards, and presentations to communicate project status, progress, and key performance indicators to stakeholders, product owners, and leadership. • Project Planning Support: assisting in project planning activities, including defining project scope, objectives, timelines, and deliverables, to ensure alignment with organizational goals and priorities. • Risk Management: identifying, assessing, and mitigating project risks by analyzing potential issues, developing risks mitigation strategies, and monitoring risk factors throughout the project lifecycle. • Documentation Management: maintaining accurate and up-to-date project documentation, including project plans, meeting minutes, action items, and decision logs, to ensure compliance with organizational standards and facilitate knowledge transfer. • Resource Allocation: supporting product owners in resource allocation activities by tracking resource availability, utilization, and allocation to ensure optimal utilization of resources and alignment with project requirements. • Stakeholder Communication: facilitating communication and collaboration among agile team members, stakeholders, and cross-functional teams to ensure alignment on project objectives, priorities, and deliverables. • Quality Assurance: monitoring project deliverables and processes to ensure they meet quality standards, adhere to project requirements, and align with organizational policies and procedures. • Process Improvement: identifying opportunities for process improvement, efficiency gains, and best practices in project management methodologies, tools, and processes to enhance project outcomes and drive continuous improvement. • Support to Product Owners: providing administrative and analytical support to product owners, including scheduling meetings, preparing, agendas, tracking action items, and assisting with project-related tasks as needed to facilitate project success. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Vancouver, BC, CA

Job Type:

Date Posted:
April 9, 2024

Pay Range:
$60 - $70 per hour