Business Analyst (FT) Job at Outgive – Markham, ON
Hey there. We’re Outgive!
If you’re reading this, chances are you’re either looking for a new job, someone thought of you and sent you this link, or you saw something here that drew your interest. Regardless of how you get here, we hope you’re as excited about this role as we are excited to meet you!
Let’s break down the FAQs of this job ad to help you decide if this is the right opportunity for you.
What does Outgive do?
Outgive is the parent organization of several different powerhouse brands and companies. All of them have one thing in common, and that is e-commerce! We are a fast-growing company at the intersection of technology and digital marketing.
With humble beginnings in Toronto, Outgive was established in 2013 by two friends and has grown to become a global team of 350+ specialized experts. We take pride in being more than just a place of employment, but by creating environments where anyone can bring their whole selves to work. As Outgivers, we share a passion for the e-commerce and digital industry, supporting collaboration and diversity, and finding innovative ways to carve success for our clients and ourselves.
Where can I find more information about Outgive and what it’s like working there?
Visit our website at www.outgive.ca to check out our complete family of companies, or visit us on social media @outgiveinc to learn more!
What’s awesome about being an Outgiver?
Our company isn’t just about profits. It’s built around the community. We want you to enjoy doing what you do best, and we promise to give you the autonomy and support to do it in a way that works for everyone – our customers and clients, the company, and most importantly, you. Some of the benefits we offer include:
Flexible work schedule. Never have the feeling of being late again!
Unlimited paid time off. Want a few extra vacation days for your overseas trip? No problem. Need to extend your weekend staycation? Just let us know!
Birthday and work anniversary celebrations. We love to celebrate you! We’ll gift you gift cards or dinner for these special occasions. We promise not to make you awkwardly stand there while we sing “happy birthday” to you.
Remote work options are available. Work where you work best (though this may vary on the type of role and responsibilities). Many of our team members are working from home 80-90% of the year (permanent work-from-home opportunities available).
Drop-And-Go Offices are available. Prefer a change of scenery or tired of hearing your roommates daily 9 am Zoom calls? We have frequently sanitized, recently renovated, and pet-friendly offices in the GTA! Casual dress code in effect and come and go as you please!
Free healthy snacks. Just let us know what snacks or coffee/tea keep you fueled, and we’ll stock them for the kitchen.
Office gym. Eat too many of those snacks? Our employee-only office gym at our head office in Mississauga is available for you 24/7. It’s no Globo gym but it’ll do!
Paid time off to volunteer. Are you involved in a local non-profit or do you enjoy pro-bono consulting? Outgivers get paid time off to give back to the community.
Recognition programs. Convert your daily or weekly peer-to-peer brownie points for gift cards, trips, food, and more!
What’s the job?
The Business Analyst (Web/Ecommerce) is responsible for organizing and coordinating new web development projects such as: WordPress, Shopify, eCommerce websites, and Web Applications. This position will work in partnership with business leaders to identify & implement solutions to meet the needs of a growing portfolio of businesses within Outgive. This role is responsible for the analysis of solution requirements, communication of these requirements to the development team, investigation of issues, and the facilitation of testing and ensuring the quality of technical changes. This will lead to a Team Leader/Manager role as the team grows.
Key Responsibilities include:
Document business requirements that meet project and company standards using techniques such as interviews, workshops, document analysis, business need statements, surveys, use cases, business scenarios, wireframes, and task and workflow analysis
Collaborate with stakeholders and project team to prioritize collected requirements
Research, review, and analyze existing requirements gathering processes and develop strategies for enhancing or further leveraging these processes
Act as an effective technical speaker with the business and project teams
Prepare and submit team reports to upper management
Create UAT test cases, organize and facilitate UAT testing, track test results
Support Product, Project Managers, and technical teams to resolve issues
Is it remote?
Cubicles are so 2018. We’re all about letting you work where you work best. We are 100% supportive of remote or hybrid work if that’s what you prefer. Let’s chat more about how we can create the best working environment for you.
What’s the pay?
Starting at $50,000 to $60,000 with a big emphasis on “starting”! We’re hoping to continuously grow your skills, this role, and the salary that comes with it!
College diploma or university degree in computer science, IT, or business administration.
2 to 5 years of related IT and analytical experience applied to Web Development.
Phases of the web development lifecycle.
Systems integration/interfacing principles
Content Management Systems
Application Performance Monitoring tools
Ability to quickly learn about new software applications
How do I apply?
If you got this far and still feel excited about the opportunity, submit your resume today!
Outgive is the parent organization of several different brands and companies. All of them have one thing in common, and that is e-commerce! We are a fast-growing company at the intersection of technology and digital marketing. With humble beginnings in Toronto, Outgive was established in 2013 by two friends and has grown to become a global team of 350+ specialized experts. As Outgivers, we share a passion for the e-commerce and digital industry, supporting collaboration and diversity, and finding innovative ways to carve success for our clients and ourselves. Our company values consist of 4Gs – Grit, Growth, Greatness, and Gratitude. These are the values that drive all of us here to keep growing and learning.
About the Company
Company: Outgive –
Company Location: Markham, ON