Technology Analyst/Automation Business Analyst

Category:
Information Technology
Industry:
Information Technology, Oil & Gas
Type:
Contract
Location:
Edmonton, Alberta
Job ID:
#163353

We are looking for a Technology Analyst/Business Analyst with experiencing overseeing automation projects. Bonus if the projects are within the oil and gas industry.

Overview:

  • Support a team of product owners that is tasked with implementing and integrating automation systems in Pipeline Integrity
  • Responsible for developing and managing benefits/value realization assessments to ensure projected business value is being delivered by new automation opportunities
  • Provides leadership in promoting and marketing automation projects, ensuring high engagement from users and leadership  
  • Enables the department to successfully deliver on its strategic vision through the adoption and use of automation, advanced analytics and data

 

Accountabilities: 

  • Supports and coordinate business focused MOCs, end-to-end change and business readiness activities over the lifecycle of automation projects (from opportunity assessment, business case through to design, prototyping and operationalization)
  • Defines and executes on delivery and business implementation plans, ensuring automation systems are used as designed and expected
  • Assist the business with process re-engineering activities
  • Designs and maintains appropriate value/benefits realization measurements and metrics to prove strong ROI
  • Provides training and end-user support during and after the implementation process alongside product owners
  • Involved in pre-implementation demos to promote the products and confirm requirements
  • Translates business requirements back to the product owner as required
  • Maintains strong business sponsorship for all projects, engaging the appropriate subject matter experts and leaders to ensure projects are delivered and adopted successfully in Pipeline Integrity
  • Supports projects that improve data quality and promote the use of data  to meet strategic business goals
  • Ensure automation system support services are delivered throughout Pipeline Integrity so engineers make best use of the systems, engaging TIS for TIER 1/2/3 support as necessary
  • Develops, implements and supports data and records management processes and works with other departments to ensure alignment and accountability

Scope/Dimension:

  • The role requires exceptional expertise and attention to detail as the information being managed is utilized in making critical pipeline safety decisions  
  • This role provides specialized technical automation and data management knowhow, leadership, consistent direction, focus and support to Pipeline Integrity

Qualifications:

 

Required: 

  • Degree or diploma in related field (Business, Education, Technology, Sciences, Arts)
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and with senior stakeholders
  • Strong people leadership skills
  • Self-motivated for success and strong partnerships with all stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred:

  • Demonstrated experience leveraging data to support strategic business goals
  • Excellent facilitation, mediation, negotiation and resolution skills

 

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