Business Analyst I

Mid to Senior Level

Full-time/W2, contract renewable, no subcontracting

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Description

Orange Bees is a leader in the upstate region of South Carolina for its world-class software development. Established in 2013, Orange Bees, aim to improve the manufacturing, insurance, financial, association, and retail industries; where we have an extensive track record of success in Product Engineering, Enterprise Management, System Integration, Mobile Application Development, Web Application Development, and Data Analytics. Our client, an innovative automotive manufacturing company, is looking for a talented individual for an opportunity in the Greenville/Spartanburg Area of South Carolina. This position is a long-term contract position with the possibility of multi-year extension and conversion to a full-time/permanent position.

Scope

Oversees the responsibility for business process analysis, cost/benefit analysis, design and simulation for smallmedium sized projects. Requires highest level understanding of organization's business processes and requirements.

Responsibilities

Partners with business units to analyze current operational procedures, identify problems, and learn specific input and output requirements such as forms of data input, how data is to be processed, and how the results will be managed.

Expert in current “as-is” process and works with the business to define the “to-be” process

Partners with the global network to ensure synergies with existing systems and alignment with group strategy.

Reviews and analyzes system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations to determine if requested program or program change is possible within existing system - identifies and differentiates system configuration from programming solutions.

Prepares time and cost estimates for completing projects.

Writes detailed functional specifications for program development.

Performs and documents system configuration.

Coordinates system interface design and development.

Provides on-call support as needed.

Prepares/coordinates technical reports, process documentation, test plans, training needs assessment, and implementation plans.

Supports Department Manager, Process IT with the management of specific elements of projects to schedule following systems development methodology; accountable for efficient and maintainable results that meet business requirements.

Researches, coordinates feasibility studies and makes recommendations on process changes and automation in support of improving business processes and cost savings.

Ensures target achievement is consistently attained.

Creates process change by integrating new processes with existing ones.

Recommends and facilitates quality improvement efforts. Stays up to date on future innovations, technical trends and applies this to direct future changes. Has knowledge of the solutions available as well as best practices for the business processes.

Serves as an IT project manager for small-medium sized projects overseeing resources assigned, conduct status meetings, and effectively communicates the project status to stakeholders as delegated by the Department Manager, Process IT.

Develops project plans, administers the change control process and ensures that tasks are completed on time and within budget

Works closely with the business to understand the business requirements to determine the correct system design.

Prepares business process mapping and function design.

Prepares identification of gaps in the business process.

Analyzes business partner’s operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions.

Assists and recommends business process redesign and documentation as needed.

Translates high level business requirements into functional specifications for IT development.

Requirements

Knowledge

3 to 5 years of project leadership or system responsibility experience in an IT environment

3 to 5 years of experience as Systems Analysis

3 to 5 years experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environme

5+ years experience in planning, analysis and design of IT solutions

5+ years experience with IT governance and system development life cycle

5+ years business experience preferably in the area of assigned responsibility

Experience

5+ years of Knowledge of project management

Basic knowledge of database, operating systems and IT relevant infrastructure environment

Orange Bees Benefits

Orange Bees offers a full package of benefits and competitive salary. Excellent group medical, vision, dental, life and disability insurance; employee training, development; advancement opportunities; and much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability. Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.