Job Description

Reference # : 17-02928Title : Business Analyst
Location : NEW YORK, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : 6 YearsStart Date / End Date : 03/27/2017 / 04/30/2018
Description
Business Analyst

Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Business Analyst for our client in New York, NY.

Eclaro's client operates one of the world's largest energy delivery systems, constantly at the forefront of innovations in developing technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The primary objective of the Business Analyst will be to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of how Electric Operations handles outage management which includes (but are not limited to): Estimated Time of Restoration (ETR) as well as evaluating and identifying recommendations to the technologies currently used for this process.
Major activities in the scope of this assessment will be to:
1. Fully document the end-to-end business process and technologies used (or to be used) for the process
2. Identify areas for process and technology improvements
  • Assist with coordination and oversight of certain assignments
  • Follow-up with the stakeholders
  • Assist business users, project managers, and IT leadership in optimizing the scope, benefits and risks of proposed projects; help manage expectations of users and management
3. Analyze impact of change requests
4. Coordinate and work with vendor on service requests and bug fixes
5. Perform testing and validation
6. Understand and trace any issues with network model operation

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Business Analyst w/ Technology/App Development background - Electrical Engineering knowledge/degree preferred
  • Demonstrable experience in business requirements/process analysis
  • Excellent spoken/written communication and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to facilitate discussions and meetings with user groups (up to 10 or more participants) including subject matter experts and managers, elicit document business requirements in these meetings
  • Ability to provide business solutions and explain/document in detailed manner
  • Familiarity with UML, specifically use case diagram, use case specifications, statechart diagram, sequence/activity diagrams and flowcharts
  • Experience and high comfort level using Microsoft Visio and Word to create the above diagrams
  • Broad understanding of business process analysis/design, business rules, databases, software development lifecycle (SDLC), and understanding of web applications and related technologies
  • Ability to survey & assess packaged software solutions that match business requirements

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS DESIRED:
  • Basic understanding of Linux, Korn Shell scripting, basic SQL, networking, Java technologies - weblogic server, Linux Services, Daemon, crontab, etc.
  • Project Management skills
  • Experience in Utilities industry

If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • TransitChek Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
Interested in applying? Interested candidates may contact Heckle at 212-804-7460 or send their resume to htulab@eclaro.com now.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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