Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user needs. Participate in formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies. Writes detailed descriptions of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs. Responsible for developing solutions to business problems, operational area consulting, systems and data architectures, project management and implementation evaluation. Maintain knowledge of current information technology and business requirements in order to recommend solutions consistent with company and departmental objectives. Extensive interaction with business systems user community and MIS staff.
1.Provide business analysis and moderate technical support for Process Control, ERP, data collection systems, and miscellaneous applications developed and maintained by MIS.
2.Applies broad working knowledge of system standards, technologies, and methodologies to the definition and implementation of business systems or functions.
Consults and interfaces with division management to define and document system objectives.
Determine program specifications or processes to achieve stated requirements.
Test programs or system processes for adherence to stated requirements.
Documents the implemented system to include a reference manual for the system and the required business practices/procedures.
Provides for the appropriate levels of training for system users.
3.Develops project plans and manages development/support efforts.
Directs subsystem activities that include consulting, design review, status reporting, implementation reviews and acceptance of results.
Defines issues, develops alternatives, determine impacts, and makes recommendations.
Prepares and presents project proposals.
Conducts post post-implementation reviews and reports variances.
4.Consults with Operating Area Management and MIS Management on strategic directions.
5.Contributes to the applications development standards and procedures at the department and division level.
6.Off-shift and weekend application and systems support.
1.Education: B.S. degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or equivalent training and experience. APICS certification or specialized training or certifications related to manufacturing and engineering a plus.
2.2-4 years of experience in an information systems or analyst role in a manufacturing or similar environment.
3.Knowledge of designing and developing business applications including operations, finance, data collection, EDI, and process control.
4.Excellent problem solving skills.
5.Knowledge of the following environments or software:
IBM compatible PCs
Operating systems: Windows.
Databases: Oracle, SQL, PL/SQL, MS SQL
Support Tools: MS Office, MS Outlook/Exchange, Enterprise reporting tools, Visio, MS Project
Languages & Architecture: Visual Basic, MS .Net, other languages
6.Outstanding work ethic and willingness to work extended hours to resolve issues
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