Shell: IT Business Analyst – LNG Trading

Shell is seeking an IT Business Analyst – LNG Trading to be based in London.

Business Analyst provides world class services to application development and enhancement projects. As a Business Analyst, you will identify and define the business needs of clients and stakeholders whilst helping to determine solutions to meet business needs or resolve business problems.

You will work as part of a global team in the IDT (Information & Digital Technology) organization. IDT drives business value through providing world class technical, functional, and consulting expertise to deliver the right skills, at the right time.

You would be joining a company where technical talent, growing careers, developing leading edge skills, and deepening Shell business knowledge is a high priority. You would bring your business analysis and domain skills to join our diverse and distributed IT team in the UK (London) working as one team together with other Shell IT hubs globally (Bangalore, Houston, Netherlands).

As a Business Analyst, you will support Shell LNG Marketing & Trading teams either working in the Data, the Freight or in the Salesforce team delivery innovation. The teams all share the objective of empowering enhanced trading decisions through access to trusted data and robust, scalable analytical models and visualizations along with automating business processes and integrating existing tools. You will experience a great opportunity to participate in delivering IT solutions in support of Shell’s Energy Transformation.

Come and join a team, who are committed to delivering excellence and value to the business.

What’s the role?

Working as a subject matter expert in Shell LNG Trading, Freight, and Operations, you would lead the identification and documentation of business requirements, working with technical teams to determine feasible solution options. You would actively manage the requirements through the end-to-end solution delivery lifecycle, from detailed design to implementation, testing and release, and ultimately the transition of expertise to the support teams.

Your role will vary depending on the projects in your portfolio, typically you would perform the following day to day activities:

  • Responsible for the successful planning and delivery of the project(s) business analysis methods, tools, and technology.
  • Acts as product SME for the associated delivery teams, developing a position as trusted advisor.
  • Close alignment with Business and IT Manager teams to align on product roadmap, demand pipeline, capacity, and capability requirements.
  • Ability to travel to business hubs depending on needs to meet with SLMT Business stakeholders.
  • Responsible for assuring functional design, resolves technical and solution design issues collaboratively.
  • Ability to coach and mentor wider business analysis team – playing a key role in elevating the overall capabilities around the Business domain and product knowledge.
  • Strong leadership, sound analytical skill and change management capabilities to work independently on transformation, improvement initiatives, liaising effectively with senior stakeholders
  • Describe technology in terms easily understood by business customers and set realistic expectations
  • Generate innovative approaches to existing problems or new opportunities.

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