Senior Business Analyst – Licensing

Business Support
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The role: Senior Business Analyst – Licensing

We are looking for a Senior Business Analyst – Licensing to join our busy and dynamic team in our Toronto, Richmond Hill office.

Why we need you:-

As Senior Business Analyst you will be critical in translating the high level scope – as defined by the solution architect – into a detailed product description, covering all user stories and elements and breaking it into logical and functional units that can be worked by the developers to deliver the expected product.

You will collaborate with various business stakeholders at various levels to research and define functional requirements and lead Technological feasibility validation checks. As well as, creating detailed functional designs and process flows, using different methodologies and tools. You’ll take ownership of the delivery of features and capabilities throughout the development process. Work closely with engineers to ensure the product is being built to specifications. Plan the delivery approach and timelines with all stakeholders.

There is requirement for you to provide technical guidance/leadership to the development/delivery teams where relevant. Whilst also, creating relevant documentation, project plans and presentations for senior management stakeholders. You will assist end-users with User Acceptance Testing (UAT) needs and create and maintain the ‘knowledge base’ of our systems and licenses, providing different business units with compliance gap analysis on requested features. Being the knowledge owner of our different solutions across all licenses.

Who are we looking for:-

  • Significant experience as a product, business and/or business systems analyst and to have qualification/certification in these areas
  • Intimate knowledge and experience with Operational aspects around Regulated Markets.
  • Technical experience with distributed application design and data analysis
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills
  • A results-oriented team player with strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Ability to identify, attempt to rectify and appropriately escalate issues and risks
  • Strong track record of delivery including major business change projects
  • Able to produce business solution designs and delivery plans
  • Ability to function as a self-starter with emphasis on getting things done under pressure of tight deadlines

As the ideal candidate, you will have:-

Experience in working within regulatory frameworks and compliance and on system integration is desirable. Detailed knowledge of regulatory product requirement across jurisdictions and technical understanding of regulated frameworks is a plus. A relevant degree in computer science or another technology related discipline is advantageous.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you and your dependents plus you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have on-site yoga a few times a week and lunch is on us. We also have fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office so you won’t go hungry.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Company

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill, Toronto office in the Central Projects department.