Agile Business Analyst / Technical Solutions Analyst – Renewables Energy Software

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Product
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: + Bens + Stock
Contact name: James Shenton

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Job ref: BH-122
Published: 12 days ago
Startdate: 2022-01-11 00:00:00
Agile Business analyst / technical solutions analyst required with a technical business analyst or product Owner background for complex software products is required by fast growing and well-funded scale up who’s intelligent renewable energy trading and automation software provides a real-time big data platform and software tools incorporating state-of-the-art machine learning technology to enable energy companies to leverage the commercial opportunities and management of their distributed renewable energy resources, with a focus on the global energy transition to Net Zero.


Office location is Cambridge (the role will offer the scope for working the majority of the time from home with some time in the office once things return to normal)


As an Agile Business Analyst / Technical solutions Analyst you will work closely with customers in the renewable energy sector running workshops / discovery sessions to define the requirements / define user stories / epics for bespoke software solutions, but also collaborating internally across this fast growing agile / product driven software centric business with product management, software engineering, commercial and operational colleagues.


As an Agile Business Analyst / Solutions Analyst you will have skills in the majority of

  • Strong skills in requirements capture / business analysis / workshop skills or Solutions design
  • Experience of working within an Agile Product centric environment
  • Any experience of working on SAAS / Cloud Centric / Data centric software / API's or complex bespoke software products would be an advantage
  • Experience of working with customers to define requirements / solutions for software implementation / configuration would be an advantage  
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical information in a condensed manner to stakeholders verbally and in writing.
  • Proven collaborative and interpersonal skills, including an ability to influence key stakeholders / work with customers
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to a non-technical audience in a way that is relevant, easy to consume and compelling
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical ability
  • Technical understanding, evidenced by STEM-based education such as Computer Science, Maths or Scientific degree or relevant experience
  • Experience creating documentation of complex processes / solutions, such as business case documentation or business requirements summaries
  • The ability to grow quickly, and learn and adapt to new situations
Other skiils you may have

  • Experience working in the energy sector / renewables or a keen interest, or trading, or complex web centric systems such as retail / betting / ecommerce / financials / implementing complex bespoke or COTS based systems
  • Experience in Product, software solution design, Business Analysis or other relevant function
This a great chance to join a well-funded and fast growing scale up who are playing a part in net zero, by giving energy companies real-time data / information which enables them to manage / drive value from their distributed renewable assets, and predict the best times to generate and trade energy. Technology wise the environment is cutting edge and complex and the product is built on distributed systems and class leading Java / big data platforms combined with AWS / Cloud etc.

This is a new role that is highly visible and will offer great prospects, as you will be working closely with customer to define the solutions, and interfacing with software engineering, product and operational teams.

Maybe you want to work for a company that is a leader in technology to drive the adoption of renewable energy assets, or you want to deliver solutions in a fast paced Agile / scale up were you can add significant value.

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