Entertainment One

  • Technical Business Analyst (One Year Contract)

    Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/28/2018 2:22 PM)
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
    Type
    Contractor
  • About Entertainment One

    Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a global independent studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company’s diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales; family programming, merchandising and licensing; digital content; and live entertainment. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world.


    Entertainment One’s robust network includes MAKEREADY with Brad Weston; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; unscripted television production companies Whizz Kid Entertainment and Renegade 83; live entertainment leaders Round Room Entertainment; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.

     

    The Company's rights library, valued at US$1.7 billion (as at 31 March 2017), is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 80,000 hours of film and television content and approximately 40,000 music tracks.Linkedin_1584x396.gif  small

    Position Summary

    eOne is seeking an experienced Technical Business Analyst to support the Finance Transformation and Enterprise Datawarehouse program.  The position is expected to facilitate and complete the appropriate technical deliverables for the program supporting the IT Lead, Project delivery team and the Enterprise Architect.

    Responsibilities

    • Provide support to the IT Lead and Enterprise Architect in all systems related activity and implementation of the end solution(s)
    • Perform technical configuration of systems being implemented (in conjunction with resources provided by vendors)
    • Support DBA by sourcing, consolidating, providing data to be cleaned/mapped to the DBA
    • Support the Enterprise Architect in creation of technical specifications for integrations between the different systems deployed in the overall end solution 
    • Support data migration analysis, testing and implementation
    • Support creation of system requirements and specification documents by business workstream leads
    • Support the IT Lead in ensuring that any required hardware is in place as needed for the end state systems solution
    • Follow the required system design, build and test methodology for proposed system changes
    • Liaise with relevant stakeholders and the IT Lead for input to the new Finance model from the technical perspective
    • Perform testing of security & IT compliance elements of the solution
    • Communicate status, risks and issues to Project Leads
    • Create technical documentation to support the end solution

    Key Competencies

    • Sound knowledge in SQL Relational databases, preferably with knowledge in ERP table structures
    • At least 5 years of Technical Business Analyst experience.
    • Well-developed analytical skills with strong attention to detail.
    • Experience in technical specification documentation.
    • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills.
    • Well-developed writing skills sufficient to create and precisely articulate requirements, ideas, and opinions.
    • A University degree in business and/or information technology (or equivalent work experience) is an asset.
    • Demonstrated success in delivering initiatives across multiple business units in a matrix environment.
    • Extensive experience with all aspects of Requirements Management: Business Process Modeling, Use Case modeling, use case specifications, data flow diagram, as-is process mapping, functional and non-functional requirements and interface design.
    • Demonstrated ability to build relationships, work collaboratively, and resolve problems with people at all levels in the organization, across lines of business and with third party vendors.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, negotiation and mediation skills.
    • Self-driven and someone who takes ownership.
    • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
    • MS Visio experience.
    • MS SharePoint experience.
    • Previous Finance system implementation experience (preferred)

     

    What you’ll be a part of:

    ·       Break time: free snacks, winter holiday office closures, reduced hours in summer

    ·       Party time: office bar carts, after work drinks, holiday and summer parties, and sometimes just because

    ·       Be inspired: regular film screenings, concerts, and opportunity to get involved in industry events

    ·       The office: modern facilities, in house screening rooms, more snacks, and swag

    ·       Build a better world: transcend entertainment to our corporate social responsibility activities. Plan a social event. Promote healthy lifestyles. Go green. Give back.

    ·       Grow: develop your career and shape your future

     

    We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

     

    Entertainment One is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, and supporting diversity and inclusion within our work environment.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodation needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.