Enterprise Software Research Analyst

  • Technology Evaluation centers
  • Remote
  • Jul 28, 2021
Functional, Technical SAP ORACLE Sage

Job Description

Do you have expertise in enterprise software development, sales, or implementation? Are you current on business challenges and emerging technologies like AI and IIoT? Are you a strong writer? If so, you may be a great fit for our dynamic team of Enterprise Software Research Analysts.

What Does TEC Do?

We help organizations improve, redesign, or expand their operations through the optimal application of enterprise technology. We assess enterprise architecture, develop software requirements for business transformation, and guide companies through software evaluation and selection based on their unique functional and business needs.

We also produce a large volume of content for a global audience of business professionals seeking to learn more about what technology can do for their organizations. With almost 30 years as a trusted, neutral advisor, our industry expertise, software database, and content library are unparalleled.

What does a Research Analyst do at TEC?

Our Research Analysts help keep our knowledge and output current by consulting with software vendors and end users, analyzing the functional achievements of specific solutions, attending conferences (often online), and speaking in webinars. Ultimately, a TEC analyst spends much of their time writing and working with the editorial team to finalize their blog posts, product reviews, buyer’s guides, thought leadership and other reports for publication.

Each analyst specializes in one or more application areas, like ERP, BI, or HCM, and has strong familiarity with a few industries like manufacturing, services, or retail. We welcome a variety of backgrounds but are particularly interested in professionals with a strong base in ERP and a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing manufacturers and professional services organizations.

Essential Requirements:

  • This is a Montreal-based role; the ideal candidate will live in Quebec
  • Extensive knowledge of one or more of the following application areas, including typical features and functions, products on the market, and current developments:
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)
  • Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • Extensive knowledge of one or more of the following industries:
  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale and Distribution
  • Professional Services
  • Retail
  • Well-developed critical thinking and analytical ability
  • Strong English language writing skills
  • Solid business acumen, with an understanding of the challenges faced by companies in certain industries and how organizations benefit from the use of specific software types


  • Knowledge of multiple application areas, with ERP as the most important base
  • Knowledge of multiple industries, with manufacturing being the most important
  • Demonstrable writing experience for a business audience, ideally with some knowledge of search engine optimization strategies
  • Sales and consulting experience
  • Established connections with enterprise software vendors
  • Experience with enterprise software selection projects
  • Public speaking experience
  • Fluency in French, Spanish or other languages

We Offer:

  • Flexible arrangements – working largely from home is a possibility
  • Well subsidized medical insurance
  • Bonuses like paid home Internet and free parking or paid public transit passes
  • A variety of assignments and the opportunity to collaborate with other departments like Sales and our Technology Advisory Services team

Please submit your CV as well as a cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the position.

We appreciate all applications, however, only those candidates selected for further discussion will be contacted.