Year in Industry 2017 - IT Business Analyst

Recruiter
Location
Nottingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
61893_6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities
These can vary in focus depending on placement team but can typically involve:
  • Digitalization of systems and Big Data analytics.
  • Smart Homes, Metering and Grids
  • Cyber Security and Business Resilience
  • Infrastructure design, optimisation and process support.
  • Change design and implementation and understanding Business Impact.
  • Stakeholder management with specific reference to problem troubleshooting and resolution.
 
Business Deliverables and Success Criterion:
These can vary in focus depending on placement team but will typically involve:
  • Investigating existing systems and performing current systems analysis.
  • Identification and implementation of process improvements.
  • Working with analysts in E.ON IT to ensure consistency of design and sharing of best practice and compliance with appropriate standards for analysis and design work.
  • Developing test plans, test specifications and carrying out system, integration and acceptance testing.
  • Working with the technical staff and users to ensure a seamless and effective transition to the technical design and build phase.
  • Working with various IT Support teams to ensure the applications and data architectures conform with the IS strategy and architectural vision.


Qualifications
Essential:
  • Strong drive and delivery focus, with experience of working to tight deadlines.
  • Good analytical skills, with the ability to identify, understand, articulate and document information / recommendations.
  • Strong customer focus and interpersonal skills to build positive relationships.
  • A demonstrable ability to identify and analyse situations by isolating key issues, evaluating relevant data and drawing appropriate conclusions.
  • Knowledge of a range of systems analysis techniques and process and design techniques.
  • An understanding of application test concepts and approaches to testing.
  • Knowledge of Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems.
  • Intermediate to advanced ability in Common Office tools (e.g. MS Office)
 
Desirable:
  • Background in application development and deployment techniques.
  • Knowledge of the Prince2/APMP or equivalent project management methodology.
  • Knowledge of ITIL or equivalent service management processes.
  • Theoretical and practical experience of Problem Management.
  • A proven record of key involvement in project delivery.
  • Aware of local, distributed and multi-tiered based systems.
 
Additional Information
The programme has a duration of 48 weeks.
The role can be located either in Coventry or Nottingham.
Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check maybe required.
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To avoid disappointment, we strongly advise you to apply well in advance. Our schemes attract great interest and we begin assessing candidates in our assessment centres in December. This means we may have to close a scheme early if all the places are filled