Sr. IT Business Analyst - Supply Chain

NCI Houston , TX 77020

Posted 3 months ago

At NCI, our strength and success lie in one another united in a single purpose: We Create Great Building Solutions Every Day.

NCI Building Systems, Inc. is one of North America's largest integrated manufacturers of metal products for the nonresidential building industry. NCI is comprised of a family of companies operating manufacturing facilities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, with additional sales and distribution offices throughout the United States and Canada.


The Senior IT Business Analyst Supply Chain will be responsible for developing and executing IT strategies for NCI's Supply Chain organization. The candidate will gain in-depth understanding of the customer's business strategy, processes, services, roadmap and the context in which the Supply Chain operates. Working closely with business stakeholders, the candidate will establish short and long-term IT strategies and roadmaps to meet the capabilities required to address Supply Chain's initiatives and challenges.

Essential Duties:

  • Contributing member of a team of analysts and developers who facilitate Supply Chain process and procedure creation and implementation

  • Represent IT in Supply Chain project and leadership meetings, as appropriate

  • Single point of contact for Supply Chain management for all technology related initiatives

  • Build, develop, and maintain highly collaborative working relationships with the business and IT

  • Support and align efforts to meet customer and business needs

  • Review Supply Chain business processes from end-to-end to identify and address risks

  • Identify opportunities to improve efficiencies using LEAN methodologies

  • Serve as a liaison between Supply Chain and IT to assist or gather business requirements needed for new systems and tools, system modifications, enhancements and implementations

  • Lead small to mid-size projects and assist project managers on larger, more complex projects

  • Track budgets and spend as allocated to projects and initiatives

  • Provide project level analysis and documentation (business requirements, scope matrix, use cases, sequence diagrams, future state proposals, UAT plan, and workflow diagrams)

  • Create and maintain issue logs, meeting minutes, meeting schedules, project schedules and updates

  • Collaborate closely with developers to implement the requirements

  • Develop and execute test plans, provide necessary guidance to testers during QA process

  • Identify ways to increase adoption and customer satisfaction

  • Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in Information Systems and guide others in best practices

  • Build relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders and vendors


  • Bachelor's degree in computer sciences, or similar technical discipline

  • 5+ years IT experience as a business analyst

  • 3 years IT experience working with supply chain, manufacturing, or engineer to order disciplines

  • Experience working within teams

  • Experience working in an Oracle ERP environment with RFID implementations

  • Must be able to work in the United States without sponsorship.

  • Must be able to travel up to 20%

Core Competencies:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills combined with the ability to market and report out complex initiatives to non-technical colleagues or business leadership.

  • Must possess a blend of business acumen, consulting-like abilities, and analytics capabilities to identify areas of need, and develop solutions that will provide optimal value to all internal stakeholders.

  • Able to prioritize time between strategic thinking and tactical initiatives.

Cornerstone Building Brands is an equal opportunity, at-will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Job Family Information Technology

  • Pay Type Salary

  • 10943 North Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064, USA

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