Sr Business Analyst-BE

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Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
202080
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Sales/Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Business Execution Team is responsible for

  • Identifying, prioritizing and executing system and process work that drives continuous improvement, excellence and governance while deliver a best-in-class platform and aligning with the larger Retail strategic business objectives. This includes:
  • Identifying and implementing best practices and strategic solutions through process & system analysis
  • Leading and managing spend, priority and oversight of technology investments and the Retail Roadmap
This role reports up through Commercial Operations and supports all business lines, commodities and functional areas throughout the Retail organization.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

Portfolio Prioritization
  • Own partnerships with Functional Area Demand Managers to review, understand, prioritize and schedule work
  • Manage list of prioritized work and ensure priorities are maintained and communicated to IT and Functional Area Demand Managers
  • Work with the Functional Area Demand Managers to understand priorities and collaborate amongst teammates to create a consolidated priority list by system
  • Engage with the Functional Area Demand Managers on an on-going basis to provide immediate support when an issue arises
Project Team Initiatives
  • Create business-related analysis and design deliverables including requirements documentation / business stories, process models and training plans / materials
  • Work with IT to ensure proper interpretation of the requirements / business stories and contribute to the project solution
  • Collaborate with Project Managers to deliver results
  • Execute of assigned tasks including adding and revising tasks as needed to support the project
  • Participate in creation of the business case to request funding for Capital and O&M projects
Process Improvements and Business Solutions
  • Support process improvement activities associated with process inefficiencies and/or new functions currently not performed in day-to-day operations
  • Identify potential process improvements which may not require system enhancemen
  • Assist in the development, documentation, deployment and monitoring the key business processes which support all products and internal business process flow thru value stream mapping.
Contribute to Testing Efforts
  • Assist in testing to ensure accurate, efficient, seamless and user-accepted code deployment to meet the needs of the Retail business

Qualifications:
Position Specifications:
  • Strong experience/knowledge about the gas business
  • Self-starter
  • 1 years Constellation Energy and/or energy sector experience
  • Project management experience
  • Application of Competitive Excellence, Lean, Six Sigma or other improvement concepts and methodologies preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a Business, Information Technology, Engineering or other related field
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the energy industry and retail operations and an understanding of the end to end processes and controls
  • Ability to effectively manage workload and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated strong analytical skills, attention to detail, problem-solving
  • Demonstrated ability to execute tasks
  • Proven ability of strong facilitation skills
  • Ability to analyze ambiguous and rapidly changing data sets and identify key issues
  • Demonstrated effective decision making in the midst of change in responsibilities, work processes, timeframes, performance expectations, organizational culture or work environment
  • Actively supports and promotes organization change
  • Focuses on a goal and drives toward goal alignment
  • Demonstrated success in establishing departmental relationships and networks
  • Ability to communicate business needs effectively to the IT department
We are open to hire a candidate to be based from any of our primary hubs - Houston, TX, Baltimore, MD or De Pere, WI.