Functional analyst - Desjardins Digital

February 24 2021
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Information Technology, Analyst, Consultation, Business analyst, Systems architect, Design, Functional Business Analyst
Montreal, QC

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.

Job Level


Desjardins Digital, created in 2017, is Desjardins' digital "HQ" with some 60 resources. We deliver several high-visibility digital initiatives aimed at enhancing our members' and clients' experience on digital channels. We use a structure of self-organizing, multidisciplinary squads, and DevOps and innovation are top priorities.

As a functional analyst, you contribute to software efficiency. You analyze and help diagnose issues and situations related to your field. You respond to development requests and patch requests of moderate complexity. You provide opinions in accordance with the rules of your discipline and help develop recommendations and implementation plans. You develop work tools, methods and processes. Your projects and initiatives require comprehensive knowledge of your line of work. You offer ideas. You help solve problems through analysis and by drawing on your overall understanding of the line of business. You leverage your ability to manage complex situations. You interact with stakeholders working in complementary fields. You provide discipline-specific support to your unit, clients and partners.

General Information on the Position

More specifically, you work with BizTechOps (BTO) methodology, inspired by Agile and DevOps best practices. One of your mandates is to help transform the development and rollout approaches for Desjardins Group's digital solutions. You work with a multidisciplinary agile team on Home Zone, a high-visibility strategic program aimed at transforming the mortgage financing experience of our members and clients.

Other working condition

  • Number of job available: 1


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field

  • A minimum of 4 years of relevant experience in the design, integration or development of technology solutions (including software and web environments) or in a related field

  • Relevant experience in the field of mortgage financing (an asset)

  • Experience in an Agile environment (an asset)

  • Experience in continuous delivery (CI/CD and DevOps) (an asset)

Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required

Specific knowledge

  • Knowledge of PaaS, Java and JavaScript (an asset)

  • Familiarity with ATDD and BDD (an asset)

  • Knowledge of Agile methodology (Scrum, Kanban) (an asset)

  • Knowledge of Jira (an asset)

  • Knowledge of Confluence (an asset)

  • Advanced proficiency in French

  • Independent speaker, intermediate knowledge of English

Desjardins Cross-sector skills

Action oriented, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation

Key competencies for the job

Action oriented, Business insight, Collaborates, Complexity, Customer Focus, Innovation

Work Location

2050, rue de Bleury Montréal

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