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Sr. Business Analyst, Finance - Kiewit Technology Group

Location: 

Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 130124 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Information Technology 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

The Sr. Business Analyst, Finance is a member of the Kiewit Technology Group responsible for defining needs and recommending solutions that deliver value to our Finance stakeholders. Kiewit Technology Group Business Analysts understand enterprise problems and goals, analyze needs and solutions, document “as is” and “to be” processes, identify and recommend process improvements, determine and document requirements clearly and guide the team to a successful, value-driven solution.  The Sr. Business Analyst is responsible for translating business needs into clear and testable requirements using best Business Analysis practices. 

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District Overview

Kiewit Technology Group’s (KTG) mission is to deliver project schedule and cost certainty by employing technology designed by and for the construction industry. Our team deploys apps to the field that increase profitability by maximizing the way we use our people and resources in daily operations. KTG uses the Kiewit Management System (KMS), which includes systems and tools that manage every part of Kiewit’s business and lifecycle of a project, to improve planning and day-to-day execution in the field by giving our people real-time data to make faster, smarter decisions. Every day our employees make an impact the efficiency of the iconic projects Kiewit builds and you can too.

Location

This position will be based out of our Kiewit Business Center at 12720 I Street. This is a shared service center in a professional office setting.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborative member of the Kiewit Technology Group Finance Product Team
  • Requirement elicitation, clarification and prototyping to understand customer needs and make solution recommendations 
  • Builds and maintains both functional and technical requirements, through user stories, tasks and acceptance criteria that can be utilized by Development and QA to build and test appropriately 
  • Configure systems to support Business requirements, where applicable 
  • Leads and executes backlog management, working ahead of team
  • Consistently demonstrates the ability to analyze current state and understand the problem to be solved
  • Provide accurate effort estimates for business analyst tasks, assisting others where needed 
  • Support build/buy decisions by participating in RFP’s, vendor evaluation and vendor management plans 
  • Manage relationships with business partners to drive satisfaction with the technology organization
  • Consult on product lifecycle management
  • Create Product process, impact and integration maps 
  • Expert in data and data security measures
  • Strong knowledge of data elements to provide effective reporting
  • Expert in process and data mapping tools
  • Recognize and participate in the management of the Product(s) lifecycle from strategic planning through support and decommissioning 
  • Contribute to the recommendation and implementation of Product best practices and toolsets to increase quality results and service bandwidth 
  • Contributes to Business Case, time, cost and ROI efforts 
  • Work collaboratively with other Business and IT Product and Support Teams to ensure communications, transparently integrated processes and seamless support delivery 
  • Identify and address critical issues that could impact the fit and quality of solutions and escalate as needed 
  • Participate in product-related project plans, resources and deliverables to defined timelines and scope 
  •  Mentor and guide colleagues on any aspect of the Product, including training for other IT product or support teams, and business partners where appropriate 
  • Contribute to team strength through mentoring and leadership opportunities

Qualifications

  • 5-10 years’ experience in an Information Technology, or Finance related role
  • Highly motivated and self-directed 
  • Involvement with multiple product implementations
  • Possess an understanding of information management project and quality control best practices 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with proven ability to present information both to technical and non-technical customers/stakeholders, in appropriate media and form 
  • Ability to maintain a clear focus on achieving results that meet professional and quality standards, within agreed timelines
  • Demonstrate initiative with commitment and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while still maintaining high quality standards 
  • Pro-actively seek opportunities for continuous improvement within the department and acting upon findings to initiate improvements 
  • Knowledge of Visio, SharePoint and Microsoft Suite or similar products 
  • Experience in implementation of enterprise products that satisfy construction related business needs (preferred)
  • Knowledge of various project management methodologies (Agile, Waterfall,etc) 
  • Possess an understanding of information technology project management best practices 
  • Ability to understand high level business process/needs with skill to extract requirements in a consumable format for development and testing 
  • Experience working end to end in VSTS 
  • Ability to create process maps and utilize them to identify process improvement opportunities
  • Ability to provide guidance, feedback, support and advice to junior business analysts

 

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or Finance preferred
  • Demonstrated experience as a Business Analyst or Sr. Business Analyst in a technology setting
  • Business Analysis and Management degree
  • Business Analysis certification
  • Experience with agile software development practices
  • Experience with SAP or similar ERP software

Additional Requirements:

  • Absent an approved exemption, due to federal, state, local, provincial and/or client-requirements, this position may require an individual to be fully vaccinated by an FDA-approved or authorized COVID-19 vaccine or undergo weekly testing upon hire and as a condition of continued employment.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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