Our Business IT department within RWE Renewables International in Essen is looking for a 

Business IT Analyst Renewables (m/f/d) 

Areas of responsibility

  • Business value creator with a proper understanding of energy business, respective IT solution knowhow and excellence in business analysis
  • Proactive business consulting and communication
  • Delivering Automated / Digital Solutions to Renewables Value Chain of Development, Build and Operate
  • Requirements management: investigation, critical evaluation incl. cost benefit analysis, quality check, requirements elicitation and documentation, preparation of RFI/RFP documents and alignment with stakeholders
  • Initiate, lead and/or supervise projects end to end (agile and waterfall)
  • Assure all aspects of IT performance (budget, costs, quality) as counterpart to the business
  • Planning IT activities according to business strategy
  • Consulting regarding and considering  IT security requirements, audits and compliance
  • IT order management for projects, call-off-orders and business services
  • Multi Skilled with understanding ITIL principles and Service Management concepts / Dev Ops

Your profile

  • Academic Bachelors (preferably Masters) degree or equivalent professional qualification / experience
  • Several years of professional IT experience (esp. projects, product development and applications)
  • Suitable Project Management certifications like PMP / Prince 2 / Scrum Master
  • Experience in leading IT projects and programs
  • Customer oriented attitude and empathy for identifying the actual needs of a stakeholder
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills, understanding how to interpret customer needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
  • Able to transfer technically complex topics into management messages / presentations
  • Persuasiveness, conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Proven ability to build up good and trustful relations with key counterparts on business and IT side
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Working fluency in German also an advantage

What we offer

At RWE, you will find all the advantages of a large technology group. And some merits that are even more crucial: openness and real team work. For we are open to the future and are building on the strengths of each and every individual. We value his/her work and opinion; we listen, pursue active ideas management and engage in direct exchanges. Respect, appreciation and mutual trust are the hallmarks of cooperation within the international RWE team.


RWE is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

At a glance

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About us

Powering. Reliable. Future. This is RWE. RWE Renewables, the newest subsidiary of the RWE Group, is one of the world's leading renewable energy companies. With around 3,500 employees, the company has onshore and offshore wind farms, photovoltaic plants and battery storage facilities with a combined capacity of more than 9 gigawatts. RWE Renewables is driving the expansion of renewable energy in 15 countries on four continents. An annual investment budget of €1.5 billion net is available for further growth. The focus is on the Americas, the core markets in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.