System Analyst, Global Rolled Products & Extrusions

Arconic Davenport , IA 52803

Posted 2 months ago

Arconic is seeking a System Analyst located in Davenport, Iowa to support business and manufacturing intelligence for our Global Rolled Products and Extrusions Business Units (GRP&E). The GRP&E Information Services (IS) department supports the strategies of our business unit headquarters, sales and manufacturing locations in the United States. The IS organization is responsible for the planning, development, implementation, operation, and continuing support of all information technology solutions within GRP&E. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in their field and be able to lead through influence by fostering strong partnerships with internal and external customers. Arconic is an essential industry, if you are a qualified candidate looking to join an amazing team, we encourage you to apply!

Arconic Corporation (NYSE: ARNC), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the ground transportation, aerospace, industrial, packaging and building and construction markets. In 2019, the businesses of Arconic Corporation reported annual revenue of $7.3 billion. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we make products that meet quality, efficiency and delivery objectives to achieve customer success and shareholder value.


  • Strong base salary plus variable compensation bonus structure

  • Generous Health Benefits beginning day 1; medical, life, dental and vision plans

  • 401(k); 100% Match up to 6% of earnings, Plus a Retirement contribution (3%)

  • Competitive annual vacation accrual

  • 10 annual paid holidays

Position Profile: The primary purpose of the Systems Analyst, located in Davenport, Iowa, is to support the overall GRP&E intelligence (Manufacturing and Business) strategy and the locations by providing in depth knowledge in specific business areas that span multiple computing environments. We do this by partnering with our internal customers to understand the current processes along with opportunities for improvements and then enable business value by delivering creative cost-effective solutions.

Essential Functions: This position includes both creation of strategic vision, and tactical management including execution, examples include but are not limited to:

  • Analyzes, enhances and supports business processes that may span multiple computing environments and multiple GRP locations.

  • Develops an in depth understanding of the business processes in their area(s) of assignment, and a general understanding of the GRP business.

  • Takes initiative to identify and implement system and/or process improvements to support business objectives.

  • Uses a combination of leading-edge information technologies along with existing legacy tools to deliver solutions to meet business needs.

  • Interacts with systems and BU business process owners during the deployment of Manufacturing applications projects.

  • Effectively utilizes project methodology and tools to deliver solutions and communicate status.

  • Operates within and influences IS standards and conventions and promotes adherence within the IS organization.

  • Pursues continuous learning consistent with changes in technology and uses this to influence IS direction Job.

Essential Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Systems and Technology
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of the practical application of systems and technology. This includes knowledge of systems architecture, hardware, operations and life cycle.
  • Project Management
  • Job requires planning and completion of large and small projects.
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Job requires partnership with all levels of the organization from shop-floor personnel to plant management.
  • Critical Thinking
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Dependability
  • Job requires being reliable, responsible, dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Job requires dealing calmly and effectively in high stress situations, including conflict resolution.
  • Active Listening
  • Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Time Management
  • Managing one's own time. This position requires self-motivation with autonomous work ethic.
  • Problem Sensitivity
  • The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong and manage any resulting conflict.
  • Works as part of a geographically dispersed team (e.g. local, global) using a variety of technologies. Acknowledges & accommodates, where appropriate, any variance in time zones and native language.

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or related software development field from an accredited organization;

  • Minimum 5 years' experience with software development life cycle methodologies;

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in Microsoft Office Applications, SQL Programming (SQL, TSQL, PL/SQL);

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in Data Science, Business Intelligence, Business Analytics, Data Mining and Integration;

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position;

  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Functional experience working on quality, order management, planning & scheduling, shipping or operations management information systems projects.

  • Technical experience in Web Development (.NET), SharePoint Designer

  • Application experience with Microsoft SQL Server Applications, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, Oracle or SAP ERP applications, Rockwell Factory Talk Application suite and OSIsoft PI applications.

  • Microsoft Power BI and Power Apps

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