Business Analyst

Ameresco, Inc.

Wilmington, DE

Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) is a leading cleantech integrator and renewable energy asset developer, owner and operator. Our comprehensive portfolio includes energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions delivered to clients throughout North America and Europe. Our solutions range from upgrades to facility’s energy infrastructure to the development, construction and operation of renewable energy plants combined with tailored financial solutions. We foster an entrepreneurial, collaborative, and forward-thinking culture that thrives with innovation, diversity of thought, and inclusion. We are excited with all that the future holds for our industry, planet, and communities.

Applied Energy Group (AEG) is seeking a Business Analyst to join the Project Services team within the VisionDSM IT Software as a Service Group. This position requires knowledge of utility energy efficiency programs, consulting experience, an understanding of the SDLC, and task management. The Business Analyst will work with Lead Business Analysts and/or Project Managers to support the delivery of medium to large size Energy Efficiency IT projects, to include requirements gathering and data analysis to support the configuration and maintenance of our proprietary tracking and analytics platform for our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

Work with Project Managers, Lead. Business Analyst and/or clients to help define system requirements and design approach;

Enter support requests;

Perform minimal acceptance testing activities;

Support users through training, as well as provide one-on-one technical assistance;

Support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) activities;

Develop an understanding of the client processes and procedures and assist with making recommendations on appropriate configuration;

Work with Project Manager or Lead BA to define tasks and estimates for project plan;

Facilitate meetings both in-person and on the phone;

Generate requirements specifications, use cases, process flow diagrams, user interface designs, and other system documentation;

Translate business requirements into technical requirements;

Coordinate project tasks across multiple resources; and

Identify new opportunities.

Minimum Qualifications:

BS/BA in Engineering, Computer Science, related field or 4 years commensurate experience required, and

Minimum of six (6) years of professional experience

Minimum of four (4) years of Business Analyst experience

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to translate business needs/requirements into technical requirements/solutions

Strong understanding of data and how data can be used for tracking and reporting

Experience working independently

Understanding of the full SDLC

Ability to work with various resources

Experience with MS Excel, MS Word, Visio

Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Consulting skills

Strategic thinker

Understanding of full software development life cycle

Strong analytical skills

Must be a self-starter and have a can-do attitude

Demonstrated commitment to customer service

Experience in DSM

Energy Efficiency Program Knowledge

Data Analysis experience

AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability.