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Senior Business Analyst - Aptos

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Job Title
Senior Business Analyst
Job Location
Canada - Montreal, Quebec
Job Description

Making a job change is a big decision. Why consider Aptos?

You will join a team of remarkable colleagues who are committed and passionate about creating and delivering leading-edge solutions to the retail market. You will be part of an exciting growth journey where we will do everything possible to help you reach and exceed your career dreams. Our colleagues have access to industry-leading training and development opportunities, and the chance to work in a global, diverse culture with offices in 13 countries. You will be part of an inclusive culture that is grounded in our Company's purpose: to make a difference for every colleague, every client, every day.

With years of deep retail DNA, Aptos has been a market-leading platform that drives the world’s largest retailers’ product, promotion, commerce and merchandising decisions across online and brick-and-mortar operations. The opportunity at Aptos has never been greater, as we transition our solutions to cloud-native, microservices architecture. More than 135,000 retail locations impact nearly $2 trillion in annual revenue across fashion, grocery, drug, convenience, general merchandise, discount and sporting goods stores optimized with Aptos’ solutions. We hope you’ll be a part of taking innovative solutions to market with the leader in Unified Commerce.

Position Overview  

 As a Sr Business Analyst, you will engage with our Product Management and Development Teams in a highly collaborative manner.  Your work will be in the IT product development space, proposing solutions, creating better services and capabilities for our customers and for their customers in turn. You’ll also provide business and technology SME expertise and serve as the bridge between the business and the technology. 


 Role & Responsibilities  

  • Collaborate between Product Management and Development teams 
  • Requirements elicitation: Apply different techniques to facilitate meetings and workshops, create a shared understanding with stakeholders 
  • Requirements analysis: Collaborate with stakeholders to decompose large epics into user stories that can be understood, estimated, developed, and tested by members of the development team. 
  • Gather and define functional and non-functional requirements 
  • Create user stories, acceptance criteria and supporting artifacts (context diagrams, mockups, etc.)  
  • Assist product management with prioritization and backlog grooming. 
  • Participate in and facilitate relevant Agile ceremonies and rituals: Backlog Refinement, Daily Stand-up, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review/Demo, Retrospective 
  • Contribute to product & release documentation 
  • Build trust and respect, establish relationships, and develop rapport with technical and non-technical team members 
  • Proactively support the uplift of Agile practices and foster a culture of continuous improvement 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or related field 
  • 5 years relevant business analyst experience in a similar role 
  • Experience working in a fast-paced Agile environment and participating in all Agile / Scrum ceremonies 
  • Must have hands on experience with Point of Sale solutions
  • Excellent English written and verbal skills 

  Preferred skills 

  • Prior experience with POS Systems and Retail Solutions 
  • Experience with Jira or Confluence 
  • Retail experience with head office functions – Product Management, Merchandizing, Purchasing, Allocation and Replenishment, Inventory Control, Pricing, Invoice Matching


We offer a competitive total rewards package including a base salary determined based on the role, experience, skill set, and location. For those in eligible roles, discretionary incentive compensation may be awarded in recognition of individual achievements and contributions. We also offer a range of benefits and programs to meet employee needs, based on eligibility. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. By submitting an application for this job, you acknowledge that any personal data or personally identifiable information that you provide to us will be processed in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Notice.

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Aptos Headquarters Location

Palo Alto, CA

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Aptos Company Size

Between 100 - 200 employees

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Aptos Total Amount Raised


Aptos Funding Rounds

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  • Series A

    $150,000,000 USD

  • Seed

    $200,000,000 USD