Business Analyst - IT

02 Jul 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
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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.

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:
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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.
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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