Vectren Corporation Agile Applications Analyst in Evansville, Indiana

Who we are

Vectren Corporation is an energy holding company headquartered in Evansville, Ind. We provide energy delivery services to over 900,000 natural gas customers located in Indiana and west central Ohio and over 140,000 electric customers in southwestern Indiana. In our IT department, we build innovative technology solutions using industry leading platforms and applications. We are looking for diverse, talented colleagues interested in using an Enterprise Agile approach with a focus on continuous delivery. The challenges are exciting, the atmosphere is high energy and the growth opportunities are endless. We are not just looking for people to fill positions – let us help you build an energizing career!

Where we are

Evansville is the 3 rd largest city in Indiana and lies within a 200-mile radius of four major metropolitan cities including Indianapolis, Nashville, Louisville and St. Louis. In 2017, Evansville was named America's Second Lowest Cost of Living at https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/rankings/cities/cost-of-living/ !

Engage your creativity in our newly designed development center. The Vectren Technology Acceleration Center is a repurposed train station in the Evansville downtown area, blocks from our corporate headquarters. We kept all the warmth and charm of its rich history with exposed brick, industrial arches and glass ceilings while upgrading the interior with the latest technology and team work spaces. A vast open foyer, quiet retreat spaces and an outdoor atrium provide an energizing and engaging atmosphere where you will love to come to work.

What you will be doing

  • Working within an agile team environment

  • Working with IT and business clients to define the scope and objectives for projects

  • Documenting formal business and technical requirements

  • Providing thought-leadership for process improvements

  • Developing code and/or configuration of the software in accordance with defined user stories

  • Develop frameworks and automate test cases utilizing tools and technologies such as UFT, OATS and VBSCRIPT

  • Help create/maintain service virtualization with tools such as DevTest (LISA)

  • Execute manual and/or automated scripts, evaluate results and create defects when necessary

  • Leading in preparing and maintaining test plans manual, automated or continuous integration

What you bring

  • A career ladder is associated to the role. Candidates may qualify for the higher level role based upon the knowledge, skills, and abilities of the successful candidate.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or equivalent experience

  • 2 years of relevant IT experience

  • Demonstrated ability with a programming language such as C#, Java, SQL, VBScript

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong verbal and written skills

  • Knowledge and skills in application development, configuration, and support

Added bonus if you have

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 1 year(s) of demonstrated experience with continuous improvement (CI) techniques

  • Have 1 year(s) automating test cases and frameworks with systems like OATS or UFT

  • Experience with design, construction, and creation of software applications with capabilities around solving usability problems, supplying updates and patches for bugs and security holes

  • Experience with process design and project management

  • Experience integrating systems

  • Testing and troubleshooting experience

  • Experience with maintenance and management of applications for quality and security

What we bring to you

  • Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement to help advance your knowledge, skills and even your career

  • Comprehensive health and wellness plans for you and your family

  • 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company contribution regardless of your contribution along with company match opportunities for additional savings

  • Paid holidays and paid time off

  • Competitive compensation including at risk incentive potential

We want you to know

We value talent, innovation and diversity and understand that our colleagues allow us the opportunity to deliver an exceptional customer experience. We achieve our goals through teamwork and conduct our business with integrity. Vectren Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Vectren shall abide by the requirements of Executive Order (E.O.) 11246, as amended, and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These laws and regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these laws and regulations require that covered federal contractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Job: Information Technology

Organization: IT Groups

Title: Agile Applications Analyst

Location: Indiana-Evansville

Requisition ID: 1810000031