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Centrica • Denmark

Senior Business Analyst

Employment type:  Full time

Remote-first

A little flex time

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Job Description

We are Centrica! We’re so much more than an energy company. We’re a family of brands revolutionising a cleaner, greener future. Working here is #MoreThanACareer - we’re powered by purpose. Together we can make an impact that will truly change tomorrow. Whether you’re developing cutting-edge green tech, helping customers on the front line or simplifying operations behind the scenes.

Your work here isn’t just a job – it’s a mission. We all play a vital role in energising a greener, fairer future.

We are hiring a senior business analyst for our IT department. This position is for you, if you enjoy a varied workday where the fruits of your labor are used immediately, and if you want influence within a leading energy trading company.

Within the field of software development, this in an exciting position, and a position you can sculpt to your liking. As a senior business analyst, you will have a natural drive and love to take the lead in understanding business requirements and broader commercial objectives and ensure technology solutions meet dynamic business needs. Moreover, you have a fair understanding of some of the new technology trends in the industry, to name but a few from the last year at Centrica: AWS, Humio, MongoDB and K8S. All supporting our Cloud first agenda.

About the team


As a business analyst, you will be a part of a skilled Agile (Scrum or Kanban) team in our development department, which consists of more than 70 colleagues involved in different projects. You can look forward to a diverse role where you will work with development team and working with business stakeholders, shape the product.

Centrica Energy embraces change. Requirements may change daily, and we deliver several new versions of our software every day. Thanks to a micro-service architecture, continuous delivery, and close cooperation with our in-house customers, we get immediate feedback which is as rewarding as it is challenging.

About the role

We are looking for senior business analyst to join us in our Digitization journey to build a greenfield platform to end-to-end manage Renewable transactions which are complex in nature, covering but not limited to PPAs, Corporate PPAs, Gas Purchase agreements.

About you

You will be hired based on your skills as well as your desires.

We expect that you:

  • have a relevant education with experience of commodities industry and markets and products, primarlly around Power, Gas and Emissions

  • have a passion for delivering high quality product

  • like close collaboration with internal customers on all phases of a products life cycle

  • show leadership to handle business conflicts and navigate from idea to requirement to product journey

  • like to explore new technologies and continuously expand you and your team’s skill set

You should be business oriented and enjoy a busy and varied day. We regularly test new ideas and methods no one has tried before – so it is important that you are self-driven and show initiative.

Good to have:

  • ETRM Experience

  • Worked in broker dealer quote platform

  • Worked in providing trading analytics software for price forecasting and commodities demand projection

  • Good understanding of Linear Programming and Optimization

#LI-CET

Working at Centrica Energy

As a business analyst, you will be a part of a skilled Agile (Scrum or Kanban) team in our development department, which consists of more than 60 colleagues involved in different projects. You can look forward to a diverse role where you will work with development team and working with business stakeholders, shape the product.

At Centrica Energy we embrace change. Requirements may change daily, and we deliver several new versions of our software every day. Thanks to a micro-service architecture, continuous delivery, and close cooperation with our in-house customers, we get immediate feedback which is as rewarding as it is challenging.

We recognize that a career in IT requires continuous learning. We engage our employees in Guilds driving both technical innovation, process improvements and social activities. Our Skills Guild drive learning activities such as Hackathons, Study Groups and Brown Bag Sessions, and our Social and Work Life Guild drive frequent social events such as department events, Friday Bars etc. We also have an active Staff Association that arranges all sorts of activities – ranging from Foosball tournaments to LAN Parties – bringing in people from the entire Aalborg office.


PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company benefits

Adoption leave
Open to part-time employees
Enhanced sick days
Flexible working week
Enhanced sick pay
Gym membership
Health insurance
Mental health platform access
Compassionate leave
Dental coverage
Fertility treatment leave
Season ticket loan
Buy or sell annual leave
Optional unpaid leave
Shared parental leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Carer’s leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Cycle to work scheme
Pension match/increase
Equity packages
Life insurance
Annual pay rises
Share options
Financial coaching
Employee discounts
Volunteer days
Company car
Location
96%
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Hours
92%
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Benefits
82%
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
79%
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
83%
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Autonomy
88%
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Diversity
80%
Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Inclusion
82%
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Culture
84%
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Mission
85%
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Salary
72%
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Centrica

Company employees

20,000

Gender diversity (male:female)

68%:32%

Office locations

Windsor, London, Cardiff, Leicester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin, Stockport, Staines, Hampton, Aberdeen, Barrow, Hull

Hiring Countries

Belgium
Denmark
Ireland
United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
3rd – Consumer Goods

3rd – Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023

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