Business Analyst

Location: Golden Valley, MN, United States
Date Posted: 07-17-2018
NorthShore Resources has a Direct hire opportunity for a Business Analyst  with our client in Golden Valley, MN!

Primary Purpose:
The Business Analyst is responsible for delivering rapid pace implementations.  Additional focus will be on the implementation of future solutions such as Oracle Agile (NPD) and Advanced Planning. This person will be working with JDE Merger and Acquisition. Manager is open to Business Analyst with no JDE E1 Experience
Principal Duties:
  • Partner with key stakeholders to identify requirements and drive process and system configuration.
  • Design solutions required for specific functionality gaps or application integrations.
  • Prepare detailed requirement specification documents and functional specification documents to communicate the business requirements to the IT development/programming group.
  • Configure  systems to meet business requirements.
  • Work closely with third-party contributors including software vendors, implementation partners, and consultants.
  • Create end-user manuals and technical documentation.
  • Design and execute test scripts and test scenarios.
  • Actively participate and coordinate testing efforts, with both peer members of the IT team and end-users.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues.
  • Knowledge transfer and train business staff.
  • Perform system cutover and post go-live support activities.
  • Demonstrate initiative, engagement and a commitment to quality and customer service.
  • Strong leadership and people skills.
  • Collaborative work style.
  • Solid analytical skills with the ability to learn new things.
  • Systems aptitude.
  • Strong sense of personal accountability for results.
  • Process oriented.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple initiatives simultaneously and work in a fast pace environment. 
  • Willingness to travel – up to 30%.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in configuration and functional set up JDE E1 system (preferred but not required).
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, MIS, Business or related experience (preferred).
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