Sr Business Analyst - Power Platform

Job description

Job - Senior Business Analyst

Location - Chicago

Full time & Permanent

Be part of a world-class digital workplace agency.

WM Reply are an 120 person, and fast growing, Microsoft Cloud consultancy. We are part of the 9,500 strong Reply group. With offices in London, Chester, Manchester, Minsk, Amsterdam & now Chicago. We work with leading enterprise clients building amazing Modern Workplaces and websites.

With an impressive roster of clients, including Microsoft, Barclays, Unilever and Rolls-Royce, you`ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

We are looking for an Senior Business Analyst who can work with some of our fantastic clients on Microsoft 365 and Power Platform Solution projects.

Our Business Analysts are smart, intuitive and forward thinking and their ability to drive change and disseminate learnings is what sets them apart from the rest. As a Business Analyst, you’ll own the implementation of exciting new projects, gathering requirements, contributing to strategy development and managing stakeholder expectations.

Here’s what’s important to us:

  • You love meeting new clients and they are at the heart of what you deliver
  • You love Tech!
  • Experience in an enterprise technical project management role
  • You are from a consultancy or agency background
  • Knowledge of SharePoint, Office 365 & Power Platform would be very beneficial.
  • You have the can do attitude to up-sell our brand to clients
  • You are positive, proactive in terms of finding solutions, and want to work with a great team
  • Degree Educated. Ideally a 2:1 in an IT or Business subject


WM Reply is looking for a Sr Business Analyst with experience in Power Platform, O365, and SharePoint. The candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills necessary to work effectively with clients and geographically distributed teams. The candidate must demonstrate strong self-initiative, problem solving, decision making, and multi-tasking skills in a fast-paced environment to continuously deliver results. Position is located at our office in Chicago, IL.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree is required, ideally in Computer Science or Business.
  • 4 years’ experience in implementing SharePoint and Office 365 solutions including Power Platform, Power Apps, Power Automate (Flow), MS Teams, Yammer, OneDrive, and Stream.
  • Proven capability to produce documentation related to systems onboarding, systems, and user. workflow diagrams, user Requirements and Software requirements related to a project phase.
  • Drive the implementation solutions from user requirements phase from business team to technical specifications for the development team.
  • Support process design and realization of processes from a software perspective.
  • Must be highly proficient in MS Visio and MS Software (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word).
  • To work closely with Project Managers, Developers and Designers to deliver successful Office 365 projects.
  • Attend client site, demonstrating the capabilities and benefits of Power Platform and M365 and advocating solution design.
  • Effectively communicate with the clients regularly providing updates and resolving issues fast.
  • The candidate must be eligible to work in the United States, not willing to sponsor.

Reply offers:

  • Market competitive compensation (base salary and bonus). 
  • Health & Dental Insurance. 
  • Vision, Disability and Life Insurance (100% company paid). 
  • 401(k) company match 
  • Paid Time Off Vacation and Sick time. 
  • Company Paid holidays. 
  • Opportunities for training and certification in a skill area. 
  • Appropriate mentoring and training, to be successful in their position. 
  • Opportunities to learn and grow in a global environment 
  • Flexible schedule  

    Quirks you’ll love:

    • Flexible working – not a morning person? Then don’t start until 10am. Flying off for the weekend? Wrap up at 4pm.
    • We’re part of the Reply group and there are always training and knowledge sharing sessions, both inside and outside of the Microsoft space
    • We have an in-office bar fridge (fully stocked), the latest laptops, and a sofa filled breakout area


    At HQ, we have a budding comedian, a spin instructor, a DJ, a backflip world record holder, a DJ, a goth model and a cartoonist. Our offices are equipped with Xboxes, a fully-stocked beer fridge, Dungeons & Dragons club and plenty of nerf guns. The diversity - we have people from across all walks of life - a mix of nationalities, sexualities, religions, genders and interests so buckle in and apply already!

    Company Culture

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