Volvo Group IT Business Analyst in Skövde, Sweden

DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

Imagine yourself working with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable transport solutions that will change the future of society.

Imagine yourself working in a company that really believes that people are its

driving force, fostering a culture of energy, passion and respect for the individual.

Imagine yourself working for the Volvo Group, a global leader in sustainable

transport solutions with about 100,000 employees, production in 19 countries and sales in about 190 countries.

A place where your voice is heard and your ideas matter.

TOGETHER WE MOVE THE WORLD

Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands of AB Volvo.

Volvo Group IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solutions and services for the Volvo Group.

Group IT Consulting provide professional services according to Group IT organizational demand built on a unique combination of IT skills and business domain knowledge.

We are looking for an IT Business Analysts with a passion for business and IT providing support both to the customer and the IT organization with focus on business driven new development and enhancements of IT solutions.

Position Summary

You will work in a project or delivery team, where global complexity and business innovation are part of your daily work. You will have a home base in the IT Consulting organization together with colleagues working in the same field as you, where you share knowledge and experiences. Our flexible IT Consulting organization gives you opportunity to be part of different projects over time where you will become an expert in understanding the business goals and stakeholder needs.

Together we will plan for your professional development, focusing on continuous competence development and career opportunities within Volvo Group IT.

Key Responsibilities

As IT Business Analyst you will be involved different activities aiming to deliver business value in the form of implemented IT solutions.

  • Responsible for securing that the requirements can be understood by both Business and IT, and used by application development team

  • Plan and execute Business Analysis activities in a project or runtime delivery

  • Support the consistency with global processes and application use

  • Ensure that requirements are correctly understood and used by development team

  • Support prioritization of scope based on end user needs and business value

  • Handle customer contact to conduct requirements elicitation

  • Perform end user studies and end user evaluation to secure that important user needs are met with the prototype or working solution

  • Support prioritization of scope based on end user needs and business value

  • Propose changes that make the software product more efficient and/or reduce operation or maintenance cost

  • Continuously work to improve existing ways of working

  • Facilitate workshops locally or globally

Overall Requirements

  • Master of Science or Business Administration or equivalent.

  • Ability to establish and maintain good relations with internal and external stakeholders

  • Analytical skills

  • Experience from vehicle industry is an advantage but not mandatory

  • Excellent spoken and written English (additional languages are given merit)

  • Valid work-permit for Sweden if not citizen

Personal Profile

  • Strong communication skills

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills

  • A good team player

  • Courage & Integrity

  • Perseverance

  • Self-development & learning on the fly

  • Strategic thinking

We can offer

You get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled colleagues in an exciting, global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.

You will work in close collaboration with various stakeholders inside as well as outside Volvo Group IT, delivering cutting edge services in line with the Volvo Group Strategy.

At Volvo Group we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strengths inherent in differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender, nationality etc.

Application screening will start immediately, we look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible.

Travel Required: Occasional

Location:

Skövde, Sweden

For further information, please contact:

Hiring Managers, Lotta Waxberg Prytz, Consultant Manager, IT Consulting, +46 72 862 3048

Ulf Gustafsson, Consultant Manager, IT Consulting, +46 72 862 3047

HR Business partner: Karin Hårdstedt, HR Business Partner, +46 31 3238633

Union representatives:

Akademikerna – Christian Blåberg, phone +46 500 52 32 56

Unionen – Annette Persson phone +46 500 78 80 02

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solution and services for the Volvo Group.

We are more than 6000 people based in 36 countries working in a completely global organization. We are a team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

72292BR

Entity

Group IT

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Skövde

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

13-Aug-2017

Functional Area

Information Technology