Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of IWMS Business Analyst located in Houston, TX or San Ramon, CA through May 24, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
We are currently looking for an IT Business Analyst for the IWMS Applications Support group located in Houston, TX or San Ramon, CA. This particular job can be located in either office. This team is a part of CBRES’ Global Business Information Systems department. The position reports to the Supervisor of IWMS Applications Support.
Candidates must have experience and skills in IT business analysis. Candidates will work on projects with multiple Operating Companies and CBRES personnel at various levels within each organization. Candidates must be "quick studies" with the ability to grasp new business processes and rapidly assess needs. They must have the ability to work from a high to low level of detail and manage multiple projects and tasks at one time with excellent customer relationship management skills. The candidate must have the willingness to travel (travel will not be extensive), to meet the demands of project engagements.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Consultant to IT and business partner on applying technology to business opportunities and planning and implementation of cross-functional applications.
Collaborates with customers, gathering and modeling business requirement/data, business processes, and other business rules in order to ensure alternatives have been carefully considered and that the chosen solution meets business objectives.
Apply Application Lifecycle Management and OE principles, practices and processes to ensure quality results for project planning/deployment.
Apply rigorous Information Protection standards, define and design application functional and user interface requirements, develop use cases and test plans, involve with system testing, conduct testing validation, lead the development of application documentation and customer training, and assist with implementation.
Outside the context of new development work, apply the appropriate business analysis tools and methods as needed, in support of existing applications, or in support of the study of proposed changes to the business processes.
Core Elements include:
Elicit and evaluate requirements.
Responsible for documenting, developing and finalizing business and functional requirements.
Review, analyzes, and evaluates user and information needs.
Responsible for consulting with IT and business management on applying technology to business opportunities and planning and implementation of cross-functional applications.
Responsible for documenting requirements and functional architecture.
Involved in testing, training and implementation of applications/solutions.
Identifying alternative(s) in context of business opportunity and business processes.
Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers.
7 or more years experience in business analysis.
Experience in an IT project implementation in Chevron supported application software.
Demonstrated application of solid IT Business Analysis or Project Management practices to deliver effective business solutions.
Good understanding of methodologies used to manage projects.
General BA Skills:
Business Case Development and justification.
Written and Verbal Communication.
IT Standards, Procedures and Policies.
IT Quality Assurance.
Logical Data Modeling.
Solid understanding of system configuration and integration points of one or more of Chevron's supported applications.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Able to communicate effectively with both business partners and other IT professionals at all levels of the organization.
Skilled at organizing and facilitating problem-solving.
Highly motivated and a self-starter.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a diverse team.
Ability to manage or work on multiple projects and tasks at one time.
Ability to multitask, meet deadlines, prioritize requests, and work independently while producing quality work.
Flexible and adaptable when priorities shift due to changing situations.
Prior experience and/or exposure to Chevron business processes and operations in Real Estate and Business Services are desired.
Prior experience in building application security compliance through the business and functional requirements definition process.
Experience with IWMS applications is desired.
Relocation will not be considered.
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Chevron - 19 months ago
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We...