As a Business Analyst, you work at and with Ahold Delhaize. Approximately 370,000 colleagues around the world serve more than 50 million customers per week. By working together to do better every day and by innovating, we strengthen our role as a leader in retail and e-commerce. This is also how we build trusted local brands. Strong brands that offer knowledge, experience and impact. The location for this position is the head office of Ahold Delhaize in Zaandam.
The world of "grocery shopping" is changing dramatically and rapidly. Customers are definitely at the wheel. Offline and online markets are becoming increasingly intertwined and technology offers unprecedented opportunities. In this world, where "traditional" retail no longer exists, Albert Heijn is an experienced player and market leader in online shopping. Their customers can choose from over 27,000 products.
With a driven team, they work hard to make their customers' shopping experience better every day. In addition, your help as a Business Analyst is desperately needed! Learning, collaborating, and asking questions. In the coming years, they have an ambitious international strategy and that is why they are looking for a Business Analyst to strengthen the team. As Business Analyst, your daily activities mainly consist of defining requirements and wishes for the end user and connecting platforms. This means you are curious by nature and ask relevant questions such as "How should the software behave?", "What exact requirements do we need?" and "What are the prerequisites?" You take a critical look at the current state of their software and its connections and map these out in a flow to support users in understanding the requirements. As a Business analyst, you will share and communicate your analysis clearly. By collecting information from the teams, end users, and connecting systems, you have an overview and understand the software landscape.
They are looking for a Business Analyst who will strengthen our so-called “Landscape force team”. This team’s objective is to set clear guidelines on architecture, requirements, and specifications for and together with other teams. The team consists mainly of Architects and Business Analysts supported by an Agile coach. In this team, you will work on complex integrations needed for our European expansion of the platform. This means you must have good communication skills in English to clearly define and translate wishes from and to partners in Europe.
What do you bring?
Bachelor degree computer science, ICT or equivalent level based on experience
5+ years of experience in Business Analyst functions
Relevant prior experience in retail or similar field.
Experience in business analysis for technical backend systems.
Knowledge of SQL, databases and associated tools
Knowledge of code repo/review tools (GIT, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence)
Affinity with or interest in logistics processes
Clear communication skills in Dutch and English
Experience in working in an Agile team
Duration: 6 months with an option to extend
Working hybrid, so mostly remote if you want to. Only one or two days at the office.