About the Staples Technology Team
We are in the process of transforming our business! Staples wants to enable our customers in order help them grow in their lives and in business. We are building new technology teams who will help us transform by acting in whole news ways - laser focused on solving consumer and business needs. We are creating new digital products and services which will remove friction and create value in Canadian's lives. Staples is becoming one of the most exciting retailers in Canada, Join us now!
What We Are Looking For
The Staples technology team is seeking a talented Business Analyst to join our team. This individual will have a passion for e-commerce and the web. The Business Analyst will have a curiosity around technology, always wanting to try new things and a drive to make our customers lives better. You will have taken part in large web redesign initiatives in your past and are ready to apply your learnings to a new challenge. You look at digital properties as products and not projects, and are always looking for ways to evolve them.
What You Will Do
•Work with business stakeholders to identify solutions which enable their line of business•Research and assess new technologies and provide recommendations to leadership team•Champion the needs of the business throughout the product lifecycle and ensuring what is delivered meets the original objectives•Ensure successful product delivery by proactively identifying risk and implementations migrations •Create and maintain product roadmaps for the applications within your portfolio •Provide updates to senior leadership on health and progress of product roadmaps •Always be on the lookout for ways to improve process and implement new technologies •Work within a team of product owners, developers and quality assurance analyst
•You are a creative problem solver who thinks digital first and can work in an ambiguous environment •A team player who is willing to share knowledge within the team and help others grow •You are always up to date on new technologies and how the industry is changing •A strong understanding of retail applications and operation models What You Need to Succeed
•Degree in business, economics or engineering with relevant work experience •3-5 years working as a business analyst or technical role within the retail industry •3 years in large scale technology implementations across an organization •Strong knowledge of emerging or available web products and solutions •Can distill complex details into concise and clean manner for decision making purposes•Proven ability to manage multiple projects within a fast pace and ambiguous environment •Strong business acumen, communication and presentation skills
Nice to Have:
•Prior experience as a technical analyst within an IT organization•Professional certification in Business Analysis •Experience creating financial modeling and business case creation•Familiarity with design thinking and customer centric design
Staples is committed to providing accommodation to people with disabilities throughout the job application and interview process to the point of undue hardship. If you require an accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact a Customer Care Representative at 1-866-782-7537.
Posted: December 13, 2018
Closes: February 11, 2019