Senior IT Business Analyst

Any US State
Foundation Domains – Product & Price /
Permanent /
Remote
About CES:

At CES we have a bold ambition for growth. We are passionate about delivering an unrivalled service for our customers and providing a strong culture with career opportunities for our people.

Across IT we are on an exciting mission to ensure we harness our growth opportunities by designing our technology architecture and solutions for constant evolution. We recognise that technology and data are at the forefront of enabling our business to better serve our customers today and in the future.

Our technology team delivering a portfolio of transformative work, expanding our digital options, and upgrading and future-proofing our systems to place us at the forefront of the marketplace.

We believe that teams who design, own and run our technology solutions are more connected to the value they create. We are always looking to improve, collaborate and innovate and this is where you come in…

Summary

City Electric is seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Business Analyst to join our dynamic IT team. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in bridging the gap between business needs and technical solutions. The Business Analyst will collaborate with stakeholders, gather and analyze requirements, and facilitate communication between business units and the development team. This position requires a strong understanding of software development processes, excellent communication skills, and the ability to translate complex business requirements into actionable tasks for the development team. 
 
Our global IT team is experiencing an exciting evolution as we look to return better value to our business colleagues and to increase our customer service. We will accomplish this by expanding our digital capabilities and enhancing our systems across the organization. We have managed to maintain an agile and nimble culture while being a large company through embracing our roots as a private, family-owned organization. 

Your Objectives:

    • A high performer who is able to deliver tangible value through defining,  scoping and investigating business initiatives. 
    • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 
    • Requirement's elicitation, validation, traceability, qualitative/quantitative analysis, model business processes, support a backlog of user stories created in collaboration with the delivery team. 
    • In collaboration with the delivery team help to remove any blockers and support the momentum of delivery.
    • Build relationships with key stakeholders across the business and  technology function to enable effective decision making. 
    • Utilizes strong communication skills to be a conduit for technical and non-technical teams.
    • Contributes to the standardization of business analysis deliverables and knowledge sharing.
    • Assess impacts of change and validate the cost/benefit of initiatives. 

Key Skills and Experience:

    • Good knowledge and practical experience of performing analysis within  Agile/Scrum methodologies. 
    • Demonstrate good communication, presentation, negotiation and collaboration and interpersonal skills. 
    • Experience working as an IT Business Analyst. 
    • Experience of eliciting customer needs, breaking down complex information and turning these into meaningful requirements. 
    • Stakeholder management and facilitation skills with diverse audiences. 
    • Experience of modelling business processes across different departments and identifying valuable improvements. 
    • Ability to manage and prioritize own workload. 
    • Prefer to work collaboratively and deliver as a team. 
    • Knowledge of industry standard tools; JIRA, confluence etc. 

Desired Skills and Experience:

    • Experience working on Product Pricing Solutions
    • Experience of working globally across different time zones 
    • Awareness and appreciation of Cultural differences across the UK & USA 
    • Experience working with Domain Driven Design 
    • Recognized business analysis qualification. (E.g., BCS BA Diploma) 
    • Experience working in wholesale, ecommerce wholesale, or related industries

Location:

    • The position is open to office based, hybrid or full remote position. Will require travel to UK Offices and US Offices with some other international travel required from time to time. Possibility of 10-15 % international annually. 

Direct reports:

    • This position will not have any direct reports at this time. 

Package:

    • Competitive basic salary 
    • Our teams predominantly work remotely but we have an IT Headquarters based in Dallas where you’ll always receive a warm welcome and has striking views of the iconic Dallas skyline! 
    • 401k Contributions 
    • Medical, Dental & Vision cover 
    • Champion Health – a comprehensive physical, mental & financial wellbeing platform, offering bespoke content on all aspects of wellbeing & life including recipes, workouts, blogs and loads of other content for you 
    • Free use of the state of the art private gym at our IT Headquarters  
EEO Statement:

City Electric Supply (CES) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or other protected class status.  In additional to the federal law requirements, CES complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.  CES also makes reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities, in accordance with the ADA.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leaves of absence, compensation and training.