Sr. IT Business Analyst (IT Solution Changes)

$95,000 - 100,000 / YEAR


Joining the Business Technology team at BCLC means you’ll be working with cutting-edge technology to help build a world-class entertainment company. This is an engaged, innovative, capable group of talented individuals working in digital enablement, product delivery services, technology platform enablement, enterprise services, integrity and operations. This enables us to execute the purchase and validation of lottery tickets at over 3500 lottery retailers, manage a complex network of 12,000 slot machines and electronic table games across the province and provide the backbone for BCLC’s eGaming platform, and much more.

We have offices in Kamloops and Vancouver and can also support 100% remote (from within British Columbia) for this position.

BCLC (British Columbia Lottery Corporation)

BCLC (British Columbia Lottery Corporation)


Vancouver, British columbia

Hiring Bonus ~ $1,000 CAD

Referral Reward ~ $5,000 CAD

Job Summary:

The Senior Business Analyst is a member of cross-functional initiatives across BCLC supporting on IT solution changes. This permanent full-time position will specifically support the Finance Evolution Program and contribute to its goal of modernizing the processes and technologies within the Finance division. Main focus streams include payroll and procurement. 

Here’s what you bring: 

  • You have knowledge and experience in Finance operations and have directly supported technology changes as a business analyst;
  • You lead analysis efforts to understand scope, needs, gaps, processes and solve problems to drive results;
  • You are a skilled partner, facilitator and problem solver who works closely with internal and external stakeholders to explore business objectives, uncover changing needs and articulate these to guide innovative technical solutions;
  • You thrive in ambiguity and is skilled in planning, uncovering gaps and working through detail to bring the right level of information to collaborate through the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and into implementation;
  • You are a proactive and self-managing expert analyst, who leads with their analytical capability and structured thinking;
  • You are  highly adaptable and can step out of the Business Analysis box to actively contribute within other areas of the team to enable successful delivery as needed;
  • You contribute to and foster a collaborative team environment with full involvement from its members.

Skills and Requirements

Minimum Required Qualifications:
Education and Experience

  • A degree in a related discipline;
  • 4-6 years of recent intermediate/senior level business analysis experience with an emphasis on research, business and IT; Must have extensive experience on large scale IT projects within a dedicated Waterfall or Agile business analysis role;
  • Certifications preferred: ScrumMaster or Product Owner certification, CBAP, Six Sigma;
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.


Technical Requirements

  • Advanced skills in eliciting, creating and managing requirements under Agile and Waterfall methodologies. High degree of expertise in capturing use cases, user stories and other supporting artifacts;
  • Knowledge of the IIBA Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) knowledge areas and techniques;
  • Advanced skills in planning and leading cross-functional workshops for business/technical requirements or process assessments;
  • Expertise in collaborating and managing successful delivery with external IT development partners;
  • Expertise in process analysis and documentation, and information modeling;
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Intermediate to advanced users of JIRA, Confluence, and Visio
  • Exceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with the ability to self-manage time and risks across potential multiple product team assignments to deliver high quality products;
  • Knowledge of SAP, ERP solutions, BlackLine, Anaplan, and Finance operation activities such as payroll and procurement would be an asset;
  • Understanding of B.C. gaming industry would be an asset.

Additional Information:

  • To build a rich diverse workforce representing the communities which we serve, we welcome applications from people of all colours and cultures, persons with diverse abilities, and members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community.
  • BCLC values work-life balance and offers remote work options for its employees.
  • Relocation assistance is available for successful job candidates.

The British Columbia Lottery Corporation is a Canadian Crown corporation offering a range of gambling products including lottery tickets, casinos and legal online gambling. It is based in Kamloops, with a secondary office in Vancouver.

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