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IS Business Analyst

  • Job reference: 934865
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: neg
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Analysts, Supply Chain and Procurement
  • Date posted: 08/04/2021

Our oil & gas Operator client is seeking an experienced IS Business Analyst for a 12 month PAYE contract providing analysis, advice and project managing IT/IS solutions to business processes. Would suit candidates with a background in matching IT solutions to business needs, preferably in an oil & gas environment.

This role will initially be work from home but will move into the Aberdeen offices when restrictions ease.

* Provide IS business analysis, solution design/architecture & consultancy services to customers.

* Provide assistance in the preparation of IS Budgets and strategic plans.

* Provide a quality, cost effective support service to business-specific application users and encourage consistency across the assets to reduce costs/effort where possible.

* Acts as single point of contact for business applications ensuring that the roadmap for system evolution and the necessary support and maintenance agreements are in place.

* Actively manage the application portfolio ensuring the correct licensing is in place and obsolescence of supported applications are managed.

* Review change/enhancements requests to ensure there is a business justification and that they are cost effective and technically sound.

* Identify and promote ways in which processes, procedures and IS can be changed or adapted to achieve improvements in the cost effectiveness and quality of its operation.

* Take responsibility for significant IS/Business related projects and activities throughout the year, handling the functional analysis as well as the technical implementation (coordinating resources from other IS Teams), ensuring implementation on time and on budget and realising the benefits envisaged. IS activity / project methodology to be followed.

* Analyse and define detailed business/ IS requirements to ensure that third party suppliers deliver exactly what is required and that solutions are implemented that will improve efficiency and/or reduce costs.

* Plan for and lead student/contractor/3rd Party resources.

* Supervise on day-to-day basis third party support contracts, ensuring that problems are addressed within agreed SLAs and that the required standards for quality are met.

* Translate between user/business requirements and technical suppliers/colleagues.

* Liaise closely with the business to maximise the Company's investment in IS.

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 934865.


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