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Entergy IT Business Analyst, Sr - Finance & HR Applications in New Orleans, Louisiana

IT Business Analyst, Sr - Finance & HR Applications

Date: Jul 23, 2022

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date:

Work Place Flexibility: Hybrid

The preferred location for this position is New Orleans, LA. Other locations with Entergy’s service territory may be considered – LA, TX, MS, AR

This will be a hybrid remote role, with the expectations that the employee is able to report to the office on an as needed basis.


Act as liaison between business units and IT technical teams. Work with our business partners to understand future goals and objectives to develop strategic plans. Provide Operational Support to ensure customer incident/service requests are handled in a timely manner and there are no impacts to daily operations.


  • Assist in developing roadmaps for Finance and HR applications by working with our business partners to understand their future goals and objectives.

  • Assist with project planning and initiation for Finance/HR identified roadmap items by working with our business partners to develop business cases.

  • Responsible for execution of the requirements process to translate business needs into functional specifications, including the establishment of standards, use-cases, templates, and critical processes (i.e. requirements, change control, requirements traceability).

  • Provide testing support for approved projects.

  • Provide operational support to ensure incidents/requests are being handled in a timely manner and there are no impacts to daily operations.


Minimum education required of the position .

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field OR work experience equivalent

Minimum experience required of the position

IT Business Analyst, Sr: 6+ years of relevant IT experience is required

  • 3+ years’ experience in Utility Industry is a plus

  • 3+ years’ experience in specific Finance and HR functional areas is also a plus

  • 3+ years’ experience in IT Service Delivery is a plus

  • Some experience supporting Finance/HR business applications is a plus

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

This position requires an understanding of the Finance and HR business functional areas as well as a technical understanding of Finance/HR application solutions including integrations to other applications that exists internally and externally.

Software Development Life Cycle

Change Management

Project Management

Conflict Management

Vendor Management

Test Management including knowledge of HP ALM

Business Analysis

Experience with Microsoft Office products

Communication skills (written/verbal)

Business case development

Stakeholder engagement

Requirements writing

Organizational skills

Problem solve/Troubleshoot reported issues

Operational/Problem Management

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

PMP is a plus

CBAP is a plus

IT Technical Certifications are a plus

Business Process Modeling a plus


Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans

Job Function :Information Technology

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 107021

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.


As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

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