Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom


Our client is looking for an IT Business Analyst for a contract position, located in Aberdeen.

ROLE

We're looking for experienced Business Analysts to join a small BA team which is the interface between the Europe (UK + Netherlands) IT department and the business areas for the task of understanding business change needs, assessing the business impact of those changes, capturing, analysing and documenting requirements and supporting the communication and delivery of requirements with relevant stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interacts with stakeholders to capture and analyse business requirements involving new or changes to existing IT services.
  • Scopes projects involving deployment of new or changes to existing IT services, provides input to the project budget planning, schedule planning and risk analysis.
  • Manages/coordinates small-scale projects, as required.
  • Identifies change opportunities, identifying the impact on stakeholders in other parts of the business, building business cases and working with project managers to make the changes happen in an effective and controlled manner.
  • Works with users and business owners to define test conditions, develops accurate and complete test plans and reviews end user test results.
  • Supports the business in implementing the required changes to make effective use of the change/new system.
  • Identifies and documents system deficiencies and recommends solutions.
  • Manages relationships with 3rd party suppliers and vendors

REQUIREMENTS

Previous experience / Soft skills required/preferred:

  • Previous experience in an IT Business Analyst within the upstream oil and gas industry
  • Experience and involvement in requirement analysis, project scoping, developing business cases in the context of business IT
  • Using ITIL aligned processes
  • Lead coordination/Project Management
  • Mentoring and coaching of less experienced Business Analysts
  • Good communicator, self-motivated, proactive, team player and can work independently
  • Customer and delivery focused

The BA we're looking for should have the above skills as standard, however we need familiarisation with the following as we have specific work over 2022 in each of these areas which needs the relevant background to succeed -

Business Analyst with Finance/Supply Chain/HR background

Finance

  • General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable including Intercompany and Joint Venture Billing, Project Accounting, Tax and Reporting
  • Working knowledge of Oracle eBusiness Applications, APEX and OBIEE would be an advantage

Supply Chain

  • Procure to Pay, Purchase Requisitions, Purchase Ordering process and Reporting

HR

  • Understanding Employee and Contingent Worker record profiles, Payroll processing and Reporting

Business Analyst with RTIS background

  • OSI PI Data Historian and associated Visualisation Tools - Process Book, Excel PI plugin, PI Visions etc.
  • The technologies required to allow near real time data to be securely collected from Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Metering Systems, Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESP) etc. to Data Historians
  • Tiered networking solutions and an understanding of the use of VPN's and Tunnelers to allow timely data transfer to 3rd parties