Company: Petroplan
Skills: Business Analyst
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Position Function:
Assist in the company's IT Business Transformation process by working directly with assigned business unit and clients, evaluate their needs, analyze the options and provide effective and resourceful business solutions.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Partner with business aligned programmer/analysts, DBA, Server support and Business Aligned Technology Lead
  • Assist in the support, maintenance and development of business critical solutions within the assigned/aligned business units
  • Collaborate with BATL, subject matter experts and project sponsors to determine solution options as it relates to project scope
  • Elicit requirements via various techniques and prioritize and analyze the resulting requirements
  • Understanding of application development and software development life cycle concepts
  • Clearly identify project purpose, scope, deliverables, benefits, priority, stakeholders and success criteria
  • Assist in the collection and reporting of project status and metrics to BATL
  • Demonstrated interest in project management and project management software skills, including planning, organizing and managing resources
  • Determine most favorable solution approaches with some direction in an unbiased fashion agnostic of solution origin within the agreed upon solution identification guidelines
  • Perform other tasks as needed in order to deliver successful solutions
  • Knowledgeable of business and technical requirements extraction, analysis, communication, verification, validation, and methodology development
  • Capably assist with the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems and products
  • Ability to create systematic and consistent requirement specifications in both technical and user friendly language
  • Basic understanding of product management and market placement
  • Participate in peer reviews of other Business Analyst's work product
  • Knowledgeable of Business Analysis Body of Knowledge
  • Other duties assigned as needed.

Desired Skills & Experience:

Preferred Skills
Related experience or education in the domains of business analysis, project management, or programmer analyst. RightAngle or ETRM system implementation experience
  • Knowledge of Openlink, RightAngle, basic databases, system integration and data reporting structures is preferred
  • Analytical aptitude, business acumen, client focus, problem solving skills and technical initiative
  • Ability to of managing 200 emails per day
  • Ability to manage numerous competing demands in an extremely high stress environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent amount of work experience) is required. (This position requires a bachelor's degree in management information systems, business, math or equivalent experience or certifications)

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.