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Business Analyst

Date: May 4, 2021

Country: Denver, Colorado, US, 80237

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Colas Inc.



Colas Inc. is a materials and heavy highway/infrastructure leader headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey, with seven (7) subsidiary companies operating in more than 25 states from New York to Alaska. Colas Inc. is part of Colas SA, the world leader in road construction and maintenance. www.colas.com

Job Description

Colas ISS, the IT/IS arm of Colas North America plays a critical role in providing advanced solutions and superior support for our business users. As a member of the Project Solutions Group you would be working on providing new and enhancing existing solutions.

As a functional business analyst, you would leverage your experience in the construction materials industry to advance digital transformation initiatives involving our quarries, asphalt plants, liquid terminals, and ready-mix plants. You would be working closely with staff from operating subsidiaries and staff from within Colas ISS (developers, QA Analysts, project managers, sysadmins, etc.) to design and build a quality solution for our users.

Main Responsibilities

  • Work with users to gather requirements, design a solution and develop business specifications.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for the Construction Materials domain within Colas ISS
  • Perform functional testing on new enhancements, modifications, and bug fixes 
  • Train business users on new or existing solutions
  • Assist the Manufacturing Systems Manager in evaluating incoming requests
  • Complete all necessary requirements of our project management methodology and internal processes


  • The applicant will have a strong sense of business acumen and professionalism.  This person must be well-organized, and a self-starter; they must be a team player with the ability to work independently as well.
  • Must have problem solving skills with ability to analyze and recommend solutions on problems.
  • Ability to present complex concepts clearly in easily understood terms.
  • Able to interact with all levels of management and staff subject matter experts.
  • Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines.
  • Must be a self-starter, dependable, innovative, and possess good judgment.
  • Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented and have the ability to work with limited supervision in a fast-paced, small-team environment.
  • Should possess date-driven work ethic.
  • Must be a quick learner.
  • Ability to travel across North America 25% of the time

Education & Experience


  • 5 years of experience in the Construction Materials industry required.
  • 5 years of experience in a Business Analyst role required.
  • Experience working with users to gather requirements and delivering applications through a change process involving phases for building, testing, UAT, and deployment.
  • 5 years of experience with Scale Ticketing, Dispatch and Quoting software used in the Aggregates, Asphalt, Liquid or Ready-mix industries required. 
  • Bachelor's degree in business, or IT field
  • Experience with MS Office suite required


  • Experience as a team lead – Mentoring and providing guidance for the team, and backing up the Manufacturing Systems Manager as required
  • Experience with COMMANDalkon solutions including JWS Apex, COMMANDseries, and MOBILEsales
  • Experience with JD Edwards ERP solution
  • Experience with IT software technical skills (software implementation, software support)
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and JIRA/Aha software
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Strong report writing skills (Crystal Reports and/or PowerBI)
  • French speaking


Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Denver