Position: Business Analyst
Location: Austin, TX
Duration: 12+ months' contract
Manufacturing: Manufacturing Business Analytics
Provide research assistance and clarity of business demand specifications.
Bridge gap between business and IT ensuring common understanding and IT/Business alignment.
Coordinate the business subject matter experts' involvement in all aspects of the project.
Review, analyze, and evaluate business systems and user needs. Document requirements, define scope and objectives, and formulate systems to parallel overall business strategies.
Bring business acumen to the management of requirements (e.g. I understand what AMD is trying to achieve).
Beyond just capturing business requirements, tie requirements to decisions that need to be made and to strategic objectives, or corporate KPI's.
Build Use Cases around collected requirements and map into test scenarios. Transition requirements to test cases to provide traceability.
Analyze the results of system and integrated testing in conjunction with the business to ensure all business requirements are met. Conduct unit and integration tests.
Support conversion including data migration, and production cutover efforts.
Ensure proper user training is provided and support business users in timely issue resolution.
First-hand experience in business requirements gathering.
Strong analytical skills.
Ability to build and evaluate business cases for operational improvements and understand how technology can be leveraged to accelerate operational improvements.
Understands the larger, end to end business process that solutions fits into.
Willing to challenge requirements based on an understanding of prioritized objectives.
Demonstrate expertise in a variety of IT concepts, practices, and procedures.
Experience with ERP systems and Custom development solutions hosted on premise or in the Cloud.
May provide consultation on complex projects.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Good communication skills and global project experience.
Oracle Agile, Quality Management product functionality experience
SAP Supply Chain (SD/MM)
Quality - experience with EtQ or any other Quality package solution or Custom Development in the Quality space.
Engineering experience with Artifactory or other Engineering solutions. Domain space knowledge is more important than experience in specific solution