Senior Applications Analyst-Supply Chain Applications
Country : USA
State : Ohio
County : Franklin County
Town : Columbus
Category : Logistics
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
Acts a functional product expert for a specific business. Understands and formulates recommendations on business process design and related application of software products that support functional business processes.
Recommend functional direction on product supporting a functional business area
Decision making as it applies to priorities, requirements definition, and functional design.
Take necessary action to correct emergency situations
Understands existing business processes supporting specific functional business areas.
Works with business unit leaders, customers, and Center leaders to develop and redesign business processes for a functional business area.
Completes key Project Management deliverables for product development efforts including Project Initiation, Requirements Definition, and Functional Design phases.
Supports and provides Project Management deliverables for Testing, Training, and Support phases.
Interacts with technical resources to translate functional requirements into technology solutions. Has basic understanding of the technology framework supporting the product.
Responsible for being the expert administrator for products supporting a functional business area.
Evaluates and assists in facilitating decisions on products that support business processes and functional areas.
Communicates and fosters a strong relationship with business unit functional areas and Business Relationship Executives.
Understands key software product development concepts including user group meeting facilitation, software development, project management, quality assurance, and software version control.
Maintains strong vendor relationships with 3rd party software vendors that support a functional business area. Actively participates provides content for user group meetings and advisory boards.
Communicates and maintains relationship with Level 1 and Level 2 support organizations to understand quality and support issues for consideration in future software product releases.
Possesses strong financial acumen to develop and track budgets. Develops appropriate mechanisms to understand when not tracking to budget and take corrective action.
Interfaces with cross-functional teams where system interface activity may occur.
7 plus years experience in Information Technology Development and/or related functional business area. Experience in evaluating business processes and related process re-engineering steps.
Demonstrated expert-level skill sets on product supporting functional business area.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
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