Business Analyst - IT

12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
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Company description: E.ON IT provides the full range of IT solutions and services to the UK business. We maintain the infrastructure that our 12,000 colleagues rely on. But we also develop new solutions too. From smart meters to regulatory changes that affect the way we handle customer data, we help the business to evolve. To give you an idea of the scope of our operation, our Retail Solutions team alone has 350 members and is responsible for creating the systems that handle the data of five million customers. Job description: We are looking for1 Permanent Business Analysts to work with in our IT department based at our Nottingham site. Business Analyst - IT It’s all about change. Business Analyst - IT Salary: £36,090 - £50,950 Location: Nottingham. E.ON is one of the UK's leading power and gas companies – providing energy services to our customers. We are proud to put the customer at the heart of our business and are currently ranked number 1 for customer service in the UK. We're part of the E.ON group, one of the world's largest investor-owned power and gas companies employing around 9,400 people in the UK. Our vision is to be our customers' trusted energy partner. E.ON IT UK provide a full range of IT solutions and services to its customer base within the E.ON group. We’re currently looking for experienced pro-active Business Analysts to join our growing IT Department. Working within a fast-paced environment and alongside a motivated team your primary accountabilities will be to assess, document and play a central part in the delivery of E.ON’s project pipeline. To achieve this you will act as a primary interface between our IT Department and key business stakeholders. The role requires a positive team-orientated individual capable of performing at a high level in achieving the following: •Prepare feasibility studies and assist in developing business cases for proposals e.g. problem definition, high-level designs, cost estimates, timescales, benefits, risks, issues etc. •Establish unambiguous business requirements; develop efficient functional solutions and produce clear and concise documentation to support and validate deliveries. •Ability to liaise with ease across all teams to manage project scope and corroborate the technical delivery with the business requirements. •Negotiate prioritisation calls with stakeholders and achieve consensus. •Identify measures to improve delivery, systems and customer satisfaction. •Pro-actively manage stakeholder expectations and consult across the delivery teams to provide consultancy and issue resolution. This is a highly rewarding and varied role for which you will receive an excellent rewards package and extensive training/development opportunities; these include dedicated skills clinics, the chance to earn a BSc-level diploma and involvement in the ‘Business Analyst community’ who meet regularly to facilitate networking, knowledge sharing and implement best practise. You will be joining a dedicated team of IT professionals and working within a culture that can take your career to the next level. Above all though, you’ll be helping to shape the future of one of the world’s leading energy suppliers. Required profile: Essential skills: •Experience of having direct responsibility for all business analysis activities on IT software development projects. •Business Analysis experience involving process modelling, logical data modelling, requirement analysis and the production of business cases. •Experience producing requirements and functional specifications. •Exposure to all IT project life-cycle stages. •Excellent communication skills, including the ability to translate complex technical details for non-technical audiences. •Ability to manage diverse stakeholders. Desirable skills: •Educated up to degree level, with a strong academic record. •Experience of project delivery in retail, financial services or the energy sector. •Experience of both traditional IT projects and Agile development using SCRUM, Extreme Programming or similar methodologies. How to apply: To apply or find out more please visit us at Additional Information The role will be based at Nottingham. This role is Permanent. If shortlisted the next stage will be a telephone interview. Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check maybe required. For more information on reasonable adjustments please click here. Closing date - 25/09/2016 Standard Benefits: •2 for 1 pension contributions •Comprehensive flexible benefits scheme •Voluntary benefits – discount and cashback •Group Life Insurance •Personal Accident Insurance •Financial advice and guidance website E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility. What we offer: This job was originally posted as

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