Gen Brazil - Business Analyst

Date:  Jun 19, 2024


We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

The Business Analyst will be responsible for maintaining the backlog in Azure DevOps, creating user requirements, defining scope, and ensuring the backlog is clean and up-to-date. This role requires strong collaboration with stakeholders and development teams to ensure alignment and clear communication of project goals. Additionally, the BA will assist with planning and organizing sprints, and may occasionally perform Scrum Master duties.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Backlog in Azure DevOps:

    • Regularly update and prioritize the product backlog.

    • Ensure that the backlog is refined, organized, and free of redundancies.

  • Create User Requirements and Define Scope:

    • Gather and document detailed user requirements.

    • Define the project scope in collaboration with stakeholders.

  • Backlog Cleaning:

    • Continuously review and clean the backlog to ensure relevance and clarity.

  • Define Acceptance Criteria:

    • Develop clear and testable acceptance criteria for all user stories and requirements.

  • Collaborate with Stakeholders and Developers:

    • Serve as a liaison between stakeholders and the development team.

    • Facilitate effective communication to ensure project objectives are met.

  • Bridge the Gap Between Technical and Business:

    • Translate business needs into technical requirements and vice versa.

  • Planning and Organization:

    • Assist in planning sprints and ensuring alignment with the overall roadmap.

    • Maintain high levels of organization to manage multiple tasks and priorities.

  • User Story Sizing:

    • Expertly size user stories to ensure they are manageable and deliverable within sprints.

  • Categorize Requirements:

    • Organize requirements into appropriate categories such as user stories, epics, etc.

  • Scrum Master Duties (as required):

    • Facilitate scrum ceremonies such as daily stand-ups, sprint planning, and retrospectives.

    • Ensure the team follows Agile practices and principles.


  • Undergraduate degree in any STEM related field.

  • Proven experience as a Business Analyst or similar role.

  • High intellectual capability and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Ability to understand and communicate both business and technical requirements.

  • Experience with Azure DevOps or similar tools.

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies and Scrum framework.

  • Proven capability in user story sizing and backlog management.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize effectively.

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry.

  • Knowledge of fiber optics applications in oil and gas.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



São Paulo, SP - Brazil.


Job Details

Requisition Number: 188721 
Experience Level:
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Production Enhancement 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: São Paulo, SP - Brazil.

Job Segment: Business Analyst, Technology